Durham, The Regional Municipality of

Name of Committee: Durham Council on Aging

Population: 645,862


Program Description

a) The Region of Durham Staff Working Group monitors implementation of action items that relate directly to Regional programs and services (e.g. transit, public health, etc.)

b) The Durham Council on Aging is a cross-sectoral community network responsible for driving implementation of action items that are not specifically the responsibility of municipalities. DCoA members establish an annual work plan to identify age-friendly projects that will be pursued in each of the five years.

Current Funding:

  • None

Current and Completed AFC Projects, Programs, Initiatives:

Project/Program/InitiativeRelated Domain
Travel Training Guide Transportation
Housing Directory (Regional housing directory for every municipality in the region to use)Housing
Anti-Ageism CampaignRespect and Social Inclusion
Services Directory

Community Support and Health Services

Communication and Information
Created Durham Council on AgingAll

Community Documents:


This profile was updated July 2018.