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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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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

Research Break - Ask RIA Researchers

What have you always wanted to know about aging? Now is your chance to ask! RIA (Research Institute for Aging) researchers are here to answer older adults questions about aging on a variety of topics

Share your thoughts: Creating a federal policy definition of “senior abuse”

Opened on June 15, 2021 and will close on July 22, 2021. Senior abuse is an important human rights issue. It is also a social and public health issue that can undermine an older person’s: qua

Squamish Men's Shed: Health by Stealth Video Series

This video series was produced by The Squamish Men's Shed Society. The video series was created to inform and promote the importance of men's health awareness.  Introducing the Health by Stealt

The Pandemic Reveals the Disturbing Depths of Ageism, Especially for Women

During more than a year of tracking the parameters of Covid-19, medical science has made one thing clear: the virus hits the elderly hardest. Yet their vulnerability is often taken as fate. A new inte

Truth and Reconciliation Toolkit

Toolkits Reconciliation is an ongoing journey, one that will take a collective effort to find a new way forward. You are invited to contribute to this important conversation and involve your social

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