Welcome to the Age-Friendly communities Web site!
Launched in March 2011, the Age-Friendly Manitoba Initiative Web site is an online, one-stop resource centre that will provide Age-friendly communities with information, discussions, resources, and identify key persons to assist communities in becoming more age-friendly.
Age-friendly information available on the Web site
- Under the Resources tab, download age-friendly reports and guides, find links on other age-friendly projects, locate information specific for communities and organizations.
- Under the Communities tab, download and adopt age-friendly committee resources, read individual community consultation reports and profiles, find age-friendly related news, and look at the community's age-friendly photo gallery.
- Under the Media tab, find news related articles on the Age-Friendly Manitoba Initiative and watch age-friendly videos.
Age-Friendly Manitoba Initiative: Tackling Social Isolation
Let No One Be Alone, is a community driven initiative developed to raise awareness and address social isolation. Communities from across Manitoba are encouraged to join the event from May 1 to 7, 2016 and plan activities to encourage social inclusion and reach out to those that may be socially isolated.
For more information please refer to the attached poster.
Age-Friendly Community Connecting Day summaries now online
If you were unable to attend the Age-Friendly Community Connecting Day held in Winkler, Manitoba for Age-Friendly communities of the Central District; Steinbach, Manitoba for the Age-Friendly communities of the Eastern District; and in Gimli, Manitoba for the Interlake District Age-Friendly communities, you can view the information online. Visit the Guides and Reports section of the Web site to read the summaries.
Speak to a resource team member
If you are interested in accessing resources, holding a community consultation, promoting age-friendly, or speaking with a resource team member, all communication can be sent by email to
email@example.com or call (204) 945-6565 (toll-free: 1-800-665-6565).
The Age-Friendly Manitoba Initiative supports seniors in leading active, socially engaged, independent lives that contribute to healthy aging. Visit the “About AFMI” tab to learn more about the Age-Friendly Manitoba Initiative.