Hanover, Town of

Name of Committee: Hanover Age Friendly Advisory Committee

Population: 7,688


Program Description:

Hanover Age-Friendly Advisory Committee has been functioning since June 2017. It is led by a municipal advisory committee. An action plan has been created from their Needs Assessment report. They have implemented an Age-Friendly Speaker Series from November 2017 to March 2018 and implemented household delivery of their Senior Star newsletter. An inventory of older adult services and programs that exist in Hanover has been created and is updated regularly. Current initiatives include completion of the Walkability Assessment, an Active Aging Event on October 1st, 2019 and the development of an age-friendly business checklist.

Current Funding:

  • Some funding via municpal budget
  • Senior Community Grant Program 

Current and Completed AFC Projects, Programs, Initiatives:

Project/Program/InitiativeRelated Domain
Walkability Assessment 

Outdoor Spaces and Public Buildings


Active Aging Event

Communication and Information

Social Participation

Age-Friendly Business Initiative

Communication and Information

Community Documents:


This profile was updated August 2019.