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Social Work establishes Age-Friendly Innovation Center

The College of Social Work is pleased to announce its new Age-Friendly Innovation Center (AFIC). The mission of AFIC is to innovate with older adults through research, education and engagement to ensure inclusion and build resiliency to make communities more age-friendly. This will be achieved through collaborating with Ohio State interdisciplinary faculty, students and community partners. Building off five years of progress, the AFIC will continue to prioritize the contributions of older residents to improve social, built, and health environments that support livability for people of all ages and abilities. The new center will be located at Rev1 Labs, 1275 Kinnear Road and will be celebrated in an upcoming event.

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Central Ohio’s 65+ population is expected to double in the next 35 years

Age-Friendly Columbus ensures a high quality of life for people of all ages and abilities

Age-Friendly Columbus is planning WITH older adults

For who better to help us plan for the future, than those who have lived the past?

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Columbus is one of the nation's leading cities embracing age-friendly experiences.

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