The goal of our webinar series is to support communities connect with people of all ages. Explore topics relating to lifestyle, caregiving, and health and share this learning opportunity with your community.
Age Friendly Arizona and Northern Arizona Council of Governments were selected to host a free statewide technology summit with the National Center for Applied Transit Technology (N-CATT). This summit aims to help healthcare and transportation providers in Arizona identify and support technology projects to improve access to healthcare. The first event in the three-part summit was held via a webinar on March 28 and a breakout session at the Arizona Transit Association Conference. The second event was held on May 9, 2023. Please refer to the AZ State Summit Report for details on the discussion at the event and next steps underway.Full playlist of the main session and breakout sessions can be found here: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLOAt6SS6yDiiauM30KGua-r_ZBp3-NTQZ
Optimal Aging is defined as "the capacity to function across many domains—physical, functions, cognitive, emotional, social and spiritual—to one's satisfaction and in spite of one's medical conditions". In this webinar, Kathleen O'Connor describes optimal aging and it's impact in Arizona and the United States and provides an overview of the Longevity Study.