Oakville, Town of

Name of Committee: Age Friendly - Town's Inclusion Advisory Group

Population: 193,832

Contact:

Program Description

The AFC work is led by municipal staff. Age Friendly falls under the Corporate Inclusion Advisory Group (former Staff Accessibility Committee). In 2014, Oakville established an age-friendly baseline assessment and an inventory of the town’s age-friendly initiatives.  Monitoring and reporting on age-friendly initiatives is the responsibility of the Inclusion Advisory Group.  

Current Funding:

  • Muncipal core funding

Current and Completed AFC Projects, Programs, Initiatives:

Project/Program/InitiativeRelated Domain
Sidewalk and Trip Repair ProgramOutdoor Spaces and Public Buildings
Pedestrian Crosswalk ProgramOutdoor Spaces and Public Buildings

Ride the Bus

  • Hosted second Ride the Bus Day in May 2019. Oakville Transit picked up seniors at 9:30 am and took them on a loop highlighting areas that may be of interest to seniors while providing instruction about how to use the bus. The event also included an interpreter, a lunch stop and Q&A.
Transportation
Virtual Tour of the 2nd floor of the Oakville MuseumSocial Participation
Information sessions offered for seniors Communication and Information

Community Documents:

 

This profile was updated July 2019.