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CANADA | Apr 16, 2024

[Article] The New Ideal Workplace: How Flexibility Benefits Caregivers - and Everyone Else

Click HERE to read the full articleOne in four Canadians, excluding parents, identifies as a caregiver – a figure that is projected to rise to 50% of Canadians in the future. Additionally, 58% of Canadian families include children (2021 Census). With an aging population, employees with unpaid

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[News] Canadian Leadership in Ageing Awards

The National Institute on Ageing (NIA) at Toronto Metropolitan University and RTOERO are hosting a Canadian Leadership in Ageing Awards competition.The first award ($1,000) will be presented to an und

2024 CBSS Sector Summit: Presentation Proposal Invitation (deadline EXTENDED to November 4, 2023)

Applications are now open to submit a proposal for a workshop or lightning round presentation!DEADLINE EXTENDED to NOVEMBER 4, 2023! In 2024, community organizations who are making a difference in th

[Article] Healthy aging in a changing climate

Click HERE to read the full articleHealthy aging in a changing climateDr. Michael Kobor and Dr. Kim Schmidt on how the environment affects the way we age, and what we can do to protect our health.As h

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

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