New Hampshire's population is one of the oldest in the nation and in need of a cohesive approach for addressing related issues. An organization like EngAGING NH is long overdue and more important than ever now that the oldest baby boomers are joining the ranks of citizens 65 years plus.
EngAGING NH actively listens to the voices of NH's older adults as it develops and implements advocay strategies that enhance communities. There is a great deal of work to accomplish on behalf of all NH citizens. Together, we can do so much.
Who are we? EngAGING NH is a citizen-based voice for the aging experience. ENH envisions healthy, strong and vital Granite State communities that appreciate, support and encourage mature adults and that create opportuniites in which thay can choose to be purposefully engaged.
EngAGING NH promotes citizen leadership and advances the active involvement of NH's older adults in the development of public policies and community infrastructure to support every person as she or he ages. Regular participation in statewide initiatives that impact people as they age is part of the role of the Board of Directors.
The monthly newsletter reaches hundreds of statewide readers including older adults, advocates, service providers, educators and political leaders; it includes regular columns on policy and political issues, health and well being, personal perpsectives and other items of interest.