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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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IG Day - Reconnecting Generations: Inspirational Ideas from Across Canada

Each year on June 1, we promote Intergenerational Day – a celebration of the mutual benefits of building relationships across generations. This year, EAPO in collaboration with IG connections are ho

In pictures: Hidden depths of a life lived

During the past year, the pandemic has forced many elderly people to isolate and remain indoors for much of the time, yet many have led, and continue to lead, extraordinary lives. Photographer Laur

Intergenerational Essays: Stanford Social Innovation Review (Weekly releases)

The Stanford Social Innovation Review, has launched a series of essays exploring innovations that bring together older and younger generations. Published in partnership with Encore.org and the Eisn

Nomination Deadline extended to April 30th: Celebrate your colleagues in this challenging year

CAGP and CCSMH are excited to announce that the call for the 2021 CAGP-CCSMH Awards is now open! These awards recognize outstanding seniors’ mental healthcare initiatives and innovative and effectiv

Non-Profit Organizations and Volunteering Satellite Account: Human Resources Module, 2010 to 2019

Original article and associated charts available at: https://www150.statcan.gc.ca/n1/daily-quotidien/210430/dq210430d-eng.htm   In 2019, non-profit organizations (NPOs)—serving households, busin

Provide Your Input: HSO National Long-Term Care Services Standard

Deadline to submit input: July 31st, 2021   The Standards Council of Canada (SCC), Health Standards Organization (HSO) and Canadian Standards Association (CSA Group) are working collaboratively on

Radio Segment: Spotlight on how to support seniors who want to age in place, and the Oasis Senior Supportive Living program

From The Current (CBC) for May 11, 2021 Today on the Current: We take a look inside the growing movement of naturally occurring retirement communities, or NORCs. Christine McMillan, 91, tells us abo

Recognizing and Preventing Sexual Assault in Later Life

A recent case of domestic violence and sexual assault of an older woman in Nova Scotia shocked many readers when it was covered in Saltwire. It was a reminder that domestic violence affects women ac

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