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CANADA | Feb 23, 2024

[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 such as ping pong and board games, drawing and more. Gaia Cares aims to provide a supportive environm

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[Article] The challenges of a connected society: Combating digital ageism

The challenges of a connected society: Combating digital ageismJun 28, 2023 - McMaster University -The Bottom LineDigital ageism is a form of age discrimination that manifests itself in the field of t

[Article] Embrace the Summer: 5 Ways to Stay Active and Thrive

Summer is a season that beckons us to step out, soak up the sunshine, and embrace the great outdoors. For older adults, maintaining an active lifestyle during this time is not only enjoyable but also

[Course] Strategies and Actions for Independent Living (SAIL)

Register Today!YOU CAN RECIEVE UPTO $3500 CREDIT TOWARDS PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS. LEARN MOREStrategies and Actions for Independent Living (SAIL) PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT FOR HEALTH PRACTITIO

[Course] Canadian Fall Prevention Curriculum

REGISTER TODAY!YOU CAN RECIEVE UPTO $3500 CREDIT TOWARDS PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS. LEARN MOREGain a new perspective on preventing falls and injuries...PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT FOR HEALTH PRAC

[News] Government of Canada funds 14 projects in London to empower seniors in their communities

Government of Canada funds 14 projects in London to empower seniors in their communitiesFrom: Employment and Social Development CanadaNews releaseJune 27, 2023       London, Ontario     

[News] The Government of Canada and the City of Saint John invest in active transportation infrastructure

The Government of Canada and the City of Saint John invest in active transportation infrastructureOn behalf of the Government of CanadaToday, Wayne Long, Member of Parliament for Saint John–Rothesay

[News] Expanded Community-Based Transportation Services for Lunenburg County

More residents in Lunenburg County will be able to access community-based transportation services thanks to new provincial funding.The Province is investing more than $290,000 to help Lunenburg County

[News] Montrealers 65 and up can ride public transit for free starting in July

Montreal residents 65 and up will soon be getting a huge discount on public transportation fares — it'll be free starting in July."Seniors have helped build Montreal. Their contribution is still imm

[Article] Seniors need trauma-informed services in long-term care homes

Canada needs trauma-informed aged care, training and strategies in long-term care homes across the country that take into account recent and past traumatic experiences of seniors.Trauma is a heavy wor

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