Danforth Livable Communities
Winner of the 2022 AARP Maine Beacon Community Award

Contact: Ardis Brown (townofdanforth@gmail.com)

Joined the AARP Network of Age-Friendly States and Communities: 2018-04-06

Structure: Town-led, all-volunteer committee

Highlight of 2023: We are in the farthest corner of Washington County, Maine and border 2 other counties (Aroostook and Penobscot).  We are proud to have been chosen by Aroostook Area Agency on Aging to become a pilot access point for them and are currently collaborating to make that happen. 

Featured in Lifelong Maine News, April 2024 

Danforth Livable Community's Initiatives and Accomplishments:

Communication and Information

Community Supports and Health Services


Outdoor Spaces and Public Buildings

Social Participation

Transportation (including promotion of active transportation)

For a bit of Inspiration....

Danforth Livable Communities has frequntly been featured in the media, including this news segment on WAGM: