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Better housing, transportation options key to keeping older residents in Woolwich, says report

The ability to stay in the community as they age, with access to necessary services, tops the priority list of older residents, according to...

Age-friendly plan needs to jibe with dollars and sense

No one will disagree with the idea of making Woolwich a more welcoming place for seniors. Ditto for the concept of helping older residents...

Finding ways to help seniors stay in their communities the focus of age-friendly committee

Housing, transportation and access to services are the top priorities for Woolwich’s seniors, according to preliminary work done by the township’s advisory committee looking...
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