The Seniors’ Mental Health Policy Lens has been designed to promote and support the mental health and well-being of all seniors.
• It is a set of questions to identify (or predict) any direct or indirect negative repercussions of policies, programs and services (in place or proposed), on seniors’ mental health.
• It supports the development or analysis of any policy or program relevant to seniors, including those that do not directly target either mental health or seniors
• Its’ implementation has been evaluated as a best practice in policy design to support seniors’ mental health.
Shahin Shooshtari, Verena Menec, Audrey Swift, Robert Tate
Alliance for Healthier Communities
Yarrow Intergenerational Society for Justice