DFTA's Annual Plan Summary (2018-2019)
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    The Department for the Aging’s Annual Plan Summary (April 1, 2018 – March 31, 2019) outlines demographics of older New Yorkers, supportive-service needs, program initiatives, and advocacy objectives. The Annual Plan is an important road map for the Department.

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Age-friendly NYC: New Commitments
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    "Age-friendly NYC: New Commitments for a City for All Ages" has nearly 90 initiatives from dozens of City agencies and community groups. These initiatives address needs in areas such as housing, health, safety, and the arts - all with the goal of helping older New Yorkers age in place with dignity.

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Geriatric Mental Health Initiative Thrives at Senior Centers
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    The ThriveNYC Geriatric Mental Health Initiative is up and running in dozens of senior centers, where older adults participate in group engagement activities and receive on-site, one-on-one counseling for free.

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Aging in Place Guide for Building Owners
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    The "Aging in Place Guide for Building Owners: Recommended Age-Friendly Residential Building Upgrades" contains dozens of helpful guidelines and upgrades to help landlords make cost-effective, common sense renovations that can save lives by preventing falls and other hazards.

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