Urban Futures: Age Friendly Communities (AFCs)


Social inclusion/exclusion of older persons


Age-Friendly Communities

Project Team

Prof. Jaco Hoffman, Prof. Norah Keating, Mr C. Basson (prospective Optentia PhD – 2018); A. Tredoux (prospective Optentia PhD – 2018), H. van der Stoep (prospective Optentia PhD – 2018); G. Schalkwyk (prospective Optentia PhD – 2018).


AFCs promote the inclusive well-being of children, youth and older adults and provide opportunities for ongoing mutually beneficial interaction among age groups in enabling environments towards a society of all ages.