Our Guiding Principles

Age Friendly Strategy

An inclusive approach

Brings together a range of stakeholders representing service providers, different age groups, and partner agencies.

A multi-disciplinary network

Reflects the eight aspects of age-friendly communities in research, engagement, and the final strategy.

An inter-generational perspective

Draws on the knowledge and experience of residents with a diverse mix of ages and abilities.

Build on achievements to date

Identifies current initiatives, policies, and practices that the Township of Langley has already developed, and ways to further build on these practices and support the community's age-friendly objectives.

Township-wide focus

Intends to develop solutions and strategies that are relevant on a Township-wide basis.

Effective engagement

Meaningfully engages groups to discuss issues and solutions efficiently and collaboratively.