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.
Transportation Options Network for Seniors (TONS) Inc.
TONS is a not for profit organization that informs and educates Manitobans on the transportation options that promote quality of life and aging in place. As a Provincial organization, TONS works with
Heart and Stroke
Description: Heart & Stroke is a leading funder of life-saving research, which has led to breakthroughs such as heart transplant surgery and a revolutionary stroke treatment that cuts deaths by 5
Canada HomeShare™ is an intergenerational housing solution. They work to match older adult home providers with students to create mutually beneficial living solutions. Their work aims to support ag
Seniors Social Supports - Calgary Seniors' Resource Society
Organization Description: Calgary Seniors’ Resource Society is a non-profit organization whose mission is to provide a depth of support that creates meaningful and effective change in seniors’ ov
Village Improv for Alzheimer's
Program Description: Village Improv for Alzheimer’s (VIA) offers an innovative approach to person-centred dementia care. They use improvised theatre and storytelling to create meaningful activity fo
Senior Centre Without Walls (SCWW)
Description: Senior Centre Without Walls (SCWW) offers a unique opportunity for Manitobans, 55 years of age and older, to join educational and recreational programs from the comfort of their own home
Organization Description: The Redefining Retirement program is facilitated by a partnership of two Nova Scotia organizations: The Acadia Entrepreneurship Centre, is a university-based non-profit o