In an Age-Friendly community, there is local access to social and health services needed to stay healthy and independent. This includes access to health services such as physicians, nurse practitioners, and public health nurses, either in the community, or with affordable transportation or online connection readily available. Mental health services, specialized supports such as cancer support groups, dental care, foot care, occupational therapy and physical therapy, etc. can be accessed either locally or by affordable transportation or online connection.

As well as health care, this domain includes affordable meal delivery, affordable and reliable grocery delivery, access to medication delivery, emergency services, general safety, etc.