South Portland

Contact: Lisa Joyce (

Joined the AARP Network of Age-Friendly States and Communities: 2019-10-15

Municipally appointed, volunteer committee

Highlight of 2023: We have provided 9 series of falls prevention classes over the past 12 months. All of them have been filled and most have waiting lists. We offered Matter of Balance, Tia Chi for Arthritis and Balance and advanced Tai Chi by partnering with SMAA or local Agency on Aging.

Age-Friendly South Portland's Initiatives and Accomplishments:

Civic Participation and Employment

Communication and Information

Community Supports and Health Services


Transportation (including promotion of active transportation)