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October 9, 2020

Internship at Salem COA named for senior advocate

“A new internship at the Salem Community Life Center honors former North Shore Elder Services Board President Katherine “Kay” Wals...

October 4, 2020

Salem for All Ages

In almost four years Salem has made tremendous strides to encourage active aging, provide opportunities for good health, inclusion and secur...

October 4, 2020

Finding the Magic in Salem during a Pandemic

There are so many reasons to love Salem: the waterfront, the history, the architecture, the restaurant scene, the open space, the festivals,...

October 4, 2020

Safe Reopening for Salem

Salem, like the rest of Massachusetts, is beginning to reopen – slowly, safely, and based on science. The coronavirus pandemic has fundame...

October 4, 2020

Improving Safety & Accessibility in Salem while Creating Transportation Options

Over the past several years city staff, volunteers and partners who make up the Salem For All Ages Task Force have been evaluating and devel...

October 4, 2020

Community Life Center Still Offering Programs for All Ages

While the Mayor Jean A. Levesque Community Life Center is closed to the public, the Community Services division of the City has worked to en...

October 4, 2020

Salem for All Ages and COVID-19

The City of Salem was certified by WHO and the AARP in January 2017 as an age-friendly community and is now in the fourth year of its five-y...

October 4, 2020

Healthy through the Holidays

Is being healthy throughout the holidays and winter season important to you? Your Salem Public Health Nurse and Health Department want to he...

October 4, 2020

Salem is in the Business of Inclusion

Salem is a welcoming and inclusive place, and the efforts of the Salem for All Ages initiative is helping to strengthen those values. The wo...

October 4, 2020

What do I want to be when I grow up? I’m still working on that…

Most folks have an idea of what their ‘golden years’ will look like: taking care of yourself, doing what you what you want to do on your...

October 4, 2020

The Spooky Wisdom of Salem for All Ages

Salem for All Ages is about more than just supporting Salem’s older adults. It is about empowering all Salem residents to make our city re...

September 1, 2020

Are You OK? Automated well-being phone call system now available for Salem seniors.

The City of Salem’s Council on Aging, Salem for All Ages initiative, and Salem Police Department are now offering the “Are You O...