Human Services

May 18

[ARCHIVED] Older Americans Month

The original item was published from May 18, 2022 9:34 AM to May 19, 2023 12:05 AM

May is Older Americans Month!

Cultivating a positive mentality about aging involves successfully managing challenges that come with aging and making the senior years healthful, fruitful, graceful, and meaningful. 

It is not about fighting the aging process but accepting its limitations and staying useful and helpful. It is keeping oneself fit enough to tackle the physical, social, and mental challenges. 

Click here to learn about Jefferson County’s Age-Friendly campaign, including our action plan and related rources.