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Healthy Aging CORE Canada

The national knowledge hub connecting organizations that support and advance independent living for older Canadians

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Recent News

[News] Mother Tongues, Memories, and Movement: Inside a Culturally Appropriate Program for Immigrant Seniors

Click HERE to read the full articleThe Gaia Community Care and Wellness Society (Gaia Cares) operated a weekly wellness program for Chinese-speaking seniors. The organization facilitates activities su

[News] Government of Canada supports project to prevent and address mistreatment of older adults across Ontario

Government of Canada supports project to prevent and address mistreatment of older adults across OntarioFrom: Public Health Agency of CanadaNews releaseFunding will support those who have experienced

[News] Seniors' coalition organizing major summit to address homecare

Click HERE to learn moreA seniors' coalition is organizing a major summit to discuss issues of homecare in Quebec. The National meeting for the maintenance of homecare is scheduled for May 8 in Quebec

Upcoming Trainings & Events

Webinars, workshops, conferences, symposia, and other training and events relevant to healthy aging are listed by date and also indicated on a monthly calendar. Training modules and curricula, archived webinars, and other training resources are also available in the Resources section.

Resources

Resources on CORE include checklists, toolkits, reports, studies, videos, and other materials on topics relevant to those working or volunteering in support of healthy aging and older adults independent living.

[Toolkit] Having the Difficult Conversations on Anti-Racism and Decolonization?

CDLI

Difficult Conversations on Anti-Racism and Decolonization checklist

[Study] What is the connection between working from home and the languages used at work?

Government of Canada, Stats Canada

What is the connection between working from home and the languages used at work?

[Resource] Article: What Trends Will Impact Charities and Nonprofits in the Third Quarter of 2023?

Cathy Barr, Ph.D. & Emily Jensen, Imagine Canada

Climate crisis continues to create challenges, feds ramp up for elections, new EDI data is a wakeup call for white-led nonprofits

Groups

Discussion groups are where CORE participants can share information and stories, ask questions, learn, and collaborate. Open discussion groups can be accessed by any member of CORE; closed groups are available by invitation only.

Programs and Initiatives

Programs and Initiatives profiled on Healthy Aging CORE provide examples of the important work being done by local, provincial, and national organizations and the value of these programs and initiatives in promoting health and well-being and fostering resilience for older adults seniors.

About Us

Healthy Aging CORE (Collaborative Online Resources and Education) is a platform to connect local, regional, provincial, and national non-profit, government, and academic organizations and coalitions that focus on programs, services, policies, practices, and research aimed at supporting older Canadians to age in place in their homes and communities.
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