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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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Healthy Aging CORE Research Spotlight: September 2023

Research Spotlight: National Collaborating Centre for Indigenous Health The National Collaborating Centre for Indigenous Health (NCCIH) is a national Indigenous organization established in 2005 by the

[Free Virtual Workshops] Fountain of Health Thrive Learning Centre

Click HERE to learn more about the free educational webinars and workshopsThe Fountain of Health in partnership with Wellness Together Canada offers FREE educational events

[Impact Story] Manitoba elder walking 500 km to raise awareness about addiction issues

A Manitoba elder is walking from Berens River to Winnipeg to raise awareness about some critical issues in his community.With the help of his support crew, Keith Berens, 70, is making the 500-kilometr

[Ontario Opportunity] Free palliative and end-of-life education for interprofessional long-term care teams

For Ontario LTC homes that want to build their team’s competencies and capacity in interprofessional palliative care. An 8-hour virtual training program to help your team build confidence in communi

[News] Manitoba Dementia Call to Action

Together we can help election candidates understand the impact of dementia on Manitobans.Manitobans vote in the next provincial election on October 3, 2023. Now is the time to talk to your local candi

[Impact Story] Leveraging the Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging research platform to mobilize COVID-19 research

Leveraging the Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging research platform to mobilize COVID-19 researchImpact Story of the YearThe COVID-19 pandemic disproportionally affected older people. Hospitalizatio

[News] Could this be sepsis? Sepsis Canada hopes to empower Canadians to recognize the signs and symptoms of the world's deadliest health condition

Could this be sepsis? Sepsis Canada hopes to empower Canadians to recognize the signs and symptoms of the world's deadliest health conditionAt a glanceIssueSepsis is the deadliest health condition in

[Impact Story] Sonya Fiorini’s SuperWalk: Rallying for Egg-ceptional Parkinson’s Awareness

Sonya Fiorini, Director of Sustainability and Community Investment at Burnbrae Farms and Executive Director of The Burnbrae Farms Foundation, carries a story that speaks volumes. Her connection to Pa

[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

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