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CANADA | Jan 26, 2023

Call for contributions extended – Submit a case study for the 2023 UN Decade of Healthy Ageing Progress Report

Submissions extended to 3 February 2023! Are you taking action during the UN Decade of Healthy Ageing to achieve change with and for older people? We want to hear from you! The United Nations will publish in 2023 a progress report on the UN Decade of Healthy Ageing's implementation. The repor

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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

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

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

Alliance for South Asian Aids Prevention Seeking Participation in Two National Needs Assessments

Originally posted at: https://charityvillage.com/alliance-for-south-asian-aids-prevention-seeking-participation-in-two-national-needs-assessments/   The Alliance for South Asian AIDS Prevention (AS

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

Ageism is a global challenge: UN

Every second person in the world is believed to hold ageist attitudes – leading to poorer physical and mental health and reduced quality of life for older persons, costing societies billions of doll

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

A Safe and Dignified Retirement for Canadian Seniors

The global COVID-19 pandemic has been devastating for Canada’s seniors, especially those living in long-term care homes. On top of this crisis, too many seniors are worried about their retirement sa

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

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