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CANADA | Jul 11, 2024

[Announcement] The Chrysalis Innovation Challenge

Calling all changemakers! Are you passionate about creating a better future for older adults? Do you have a brilliant idea, program, or technology that empowers them to live with choice, dignity, and purpose?Do you have an innovative technology, program or service that can positively impact the live

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[Impact Story] 'Mission accomplished': Cape Breton seniors win battle for safer road

'Mission accomplished': Cape Breton seniors win battle for safer roadFLORENCE, N.S. — Two retired coal miners fighting for a safer community roadway have scored a victory.A new sign along Park Road

[News] Canada and Ontario Support Seniors Housing in Kitchener

Kitchener, ON – The Government of Canada and the Government of Ontario are providing over $1.4 million to support the construction of 21 affordable housing units in Kitchener.The Historic Saint Pau

[Impact Story] Hampton honoured for helping seniors get the most out of town life

Hampton Mayor Robert Doucet says being connected to events and services keeps seniors from feeling isolatedFrom beautifully maintained parks to resource centres that connect people to needed services,

[Canada-Wide] National Seniors Council

Click HERE to apply to be a Chairperson, National Seniors CouncilThe Government of Canada is looking to recruit candidates with expertise and experience working with older adults or on population agin

[News] Sisters plan grandparents ball using new DiverseAbility Microgrant funding

Click HERE to read the full articleRed carpet, professional photosThis fall, Rylee Lynch, 22, will break out her old prom dress and give it a second spin on the dance floor. That's because she and h

[News] Extreme heat is particularly hard on older adults – an aging population and climate change put ever more people at risk

Click HERE to read the full articleScorching temperatures have put millions of Americans in danger this summer, with heat extremes stretching from coast to coast in the Southern U.S.Phoenix hit 110 de

Healthy Aging CORE Research Spotlight: August 2023

Research Spotlight: Vanier Institute of the FamilyThe Vanier Institute of the Family is a national, independent, charitable organization committed to enhancing family wellbeing by making information a

[Impact Story] emergency preparedness during BC heat wave

The province’s top emergency officials are urging vulnerable people, including seniors, to prepare for the longest heat wave of the summer, and United Way British Columbia, in collaboration with our

Consultation on Safe Long-Term Care

Click HERE to visit Health Canada to learn moreOpened on July 21, 2023 and will close to new input on September 21, 2023.The federal government is conducting a public online consultation to inform the

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