Policymakers should enact and strictly enforce antidiscrimination and civil rights laws.
States should coordinate mental health services among all appropriate health, LTSS, and aging-network services.
Policymakers at all levels should expand access to NEMT for people of varying income and ability levels.
Policymakers should promote the creation of mixed-use livable communities.
Innovation districts should intentionally:
Areas that are at risk for deterioration, abandonment, and blight should be targeted for planning and revitalization. Displacement of current residents must be minimized.
Policies should be enacted to protect and expand the availability of affordable, accessible, safe housing, particularly for those with the most severe cost burdens.
Policymakers should provide additional housing funds and support services for people who are homeless or mentally ill.