Making communities more livable.

Livable 605 connects passionate stakeholders with strategic partners and resources to enhance quality of life in South Dakota communities.

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What Is Livability?

A community is livable when the environment supports people of all ages, abilities, and income levels.


What We Do

Livable 605 works with South Dakota communities to build partnerships, develop resources, and implement strategies to enhance livability for all ages.


1. Build Partnerships

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Our network includes dozens of members (and counting!) from sectors such as business, education, foundations, government, health care, and media.

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2. Develop Resources

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We aim to be the go-to resource for anyone looking for information about creating age-friendly communities — from events to assessments to funding sources and more.

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3. Implement Strategies

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With the help of our fabulous partners, we provide and devise programs to help you enhance the livability of your South Dakota community.

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Are you passionate about improving your community?

We want to help you.