On this episode, we’re taking a look at aging in Columbus. From stories of local seniors — and their challenges and successes — to a new initiative aimed at making the city “age-friendly,” get a glimpse of growing older in Columbus.
One of the biggest challenges of growing older is transportation. Learn what modifications can be made to help older drivers stay behind the wheel longer, plus other options for getting around. Find more transportation options here. Driver education and assessment: AAA AARP Association for Driver Rehabilitation Specialists (note: need referral from doctor first for this […]
Village in the ‘Ville, an innovative grassroots organization in Clintonville connects elderly residents with neighbors who help with chores, household tasks, transportation and more.
Age-Friendly Columbus — a new initiative with pilot studies in Linden and Clintonville — explores how Columbus can become a top-notch age-friendly city in the areas of transportation, housing, mobility, employment, and safety and health services. According to Age-Friendly Columbus, Central Ohio’s population of residents age 65 and older will double by 2050. Find reports […]
Next time, we’re taking a look at aging in Columbus. From stories of local seniors to a new initiative aimed at making the city “age-friendly,” get a glimpse of growing older in Columbus. Watch at 8:30pm Thursday, May 10 on WOSU TV!