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Aging Strong for All: Examining Aging Equity in the City of Boston

1 month ago   |   By Massachusetts Healthy Aging Collaborative

A new report, “Aging Strong for All: Examining Aging Equity in the City of Boston,” by researchers at the University of Massachusetts Boston, documents disparities across three dimensions that impact quality of life - economic security, health, social engagement - and identifies opportunities for stakeholders to ensure an environment in which “aging strong” is possible for all Boston residents.
The number of Boston residents aged 60 and older has increased by more than one-third in the last eight years and more than half of older residents are persons of color. However the experiences of...
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