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Newport Named Rhode Island's First Age-Friendly Community

Newport Named Rhode Island's First Age-Friendly Community

The City of Newport has been named Rhode Island's first Age Friendly Community by the nation's leading advocacy group for seniors. 

AARP officially welcomed Newport as the latest member of the AARP Network of Age-Friendly States and Communities during a special presentation at the Sept. 25 City Council meeting. 

 

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