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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

[Free Virtual Workshops] Fountain of Health Thrive Learning Centre

Click HERE to learn more about the free educational webinars and workshopsThe Fountain of Health in partnership with Wellness Together Canada offers FREE educational events

[Impact Story] Manitoba elder walking 500 km to raise awareness about addiction issues

A Manitoba elder is walking from Berens River to Winnipeg to raise awareness about some critical issues in his community.With the help of his support crew, Keith Berens, 70, is making the 500-kilometr

[Ontario Opportunity] Free palliative and end-of-life education for interprofessional long-term care teams

For Ontario LTC homes that want to build their team’s competencies and capacity in interprofessional palliative care. An 8-hour virtual training program to help your team build confidence in communi

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 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.

[Resource] 4 Seasons of Reconciliation's Reconciliation Education

Reconciliation Education

Click HERE to learn more4 Seasons of Reconciliation's Reconciliation Education proudly teams up with community organizations such as library systems, nonprofit organizations, government organizations, and more to bring accessible accountability to the people.With our 3-hour, multimedia course, membe

Urban Aboriginal Knowledge Network (UAKN) Compendium: Research For A Better Life

David Newhouse, Verlé Harrop, Kevin Fitzmaurice, UAKN Secretariat

Since the middle part of the 20th century, Indigenous peoples have been moving to cities, creating communities and homes, and attempting to build good lives in the multicultural mosaic that is Canada. The Urban Aboriginal Peoples Study, a 2011 report that took the pulse of Indigenous urban dwellers,


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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