size of our total population:
Percentage of residents above the age of 60:
We are already working on:
TransportationHousingSocial participationRespect and social inclusionCivic participation and employmentCommunication and informationCommunity support and health servicesOutdoor spaces and buildings
Building on the previous information, please provide a brief summary (250-300 words) of your city or community's policies, programmes and services targeted at older people and how you are planning to make your community more age-friendly. If your application is successful, this summary will be published on the Covenant's website:
El objetivo último de los programas, prestaciones y servicios destinados a este grupo de población es procurar las mejores condiciones de vida y de convivencia. Apoyos en el hogar.- Existen subvenciones y ayudas económicas para adecuar las viviendas particulares a las necesidades de las personas...
If you have already developed a strategy or action plan to make your city or community more age-friendly, please upload it (in original language if not available in English): Estrategia_Envejecimiento_Activo_2002682_ 20022996 .doc
Engagement of older people: how are you engaging and involving older people in the process of becoming a more age-friendly city or community? (E.g. Seniors Council, focus group, open consultation, etc.):
Consejo de Personas Mayores del Principado de Asturias Created by Decreto 56/2001. Link:...
Cross-sectoral collaboration: What mechanisms have you/are you planning to put in place to facilitate collaborative planning and implementation between different departments of the local administration and across sectors?:
Consejo Asesor de Bienestar Social Created by Ley 1/2003 de Servicios Sociales, artículos 35 a 38. Link:...