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AGE-WELL Annual Report 2019-2020: COVID-19, Technology and the Way Forward

Healthy Aging CORE Team

Read about the work AGE-WELL is doing to support older adults and their caregivers—now and post pandemic. Discover innovative new technologies and meet people who are benefitting from AGE-WELL-supported products. As Canada’s Technology and Aging Network, AGE-WELL brings together researchers, ol

International Review of Seniors Strategies that Support Ethno-cultural and Linguistic Diversity

Healthy Aging CORE Team

Growing ethno-cultural and linguistic diversity among older population groups is an experience shared by countries of immigration like Canada, Australia, New Zealand, the United Kingdom (U.K.), and the United States (U.S.). These international jurisdictions have introduced a range of national-level

Accelerating Rural Transportation Solutions

Healthy Aging CORE Team

The Rural Ontario Institute and the Ontario Healthy Communities Coalition collaborated on a project to share knowledge of effective models and emerging innovation in rural regional transportation. “Accelerating Rural Transportation Solutions”, funded by the Ontario Trillium Foundation was d

LGBTQI2S People Living with Dementia and their Unpaid Caregivers Across Canada

Healthy Aging CORE Team

Recognizing the gap in current understandings of living and/or caring within the intersections of LGBTQI2S identities and dementia, in 2020 Egale Canada and the National Institute on Ageing at Ryerson University teamed up to conduct national research into the experiences of LGBTQI2S people living wi

Federalism as a Strength: A Path Toward Ending the Crisis in Long-Term Care

Healthy Aging CORE Team

In the first eight months of the COVID-19 pandemic, more than 80 percent of Canadian deaths occurred in long-term care facilities. There have been calls for the federal government to play a stronger role, but this is complicated by the fact that provinces have adopted a wide range of long-term care

Global Report on Ageism

Healthy Aging CORE Team

The Global report on ageism outlines a framework for action to reduce ageism including specific recommendations for different actors (e.g. government, UN agencies, civil society organizations, private sector). It brings together the best available evidence on the nature and magnitude of ageism

The Multicultural Mental Health Resource Centre

Healthy Aging CORE Team

The Multicultural Mental Health Resource Centre (MMHRC) website includes resources designed for laypeople, patients and their families, community organizations, health professionals, and policy makers, planners and administrators. The MMHRC seeks to improve the quality and availability of mental h

Loneliness Monetisation Report: June 2020

Healthy Aging CORE Team

There is scarce up-to-date evidence on the impact of loneliness on wellbeing in the UK, including on life satisfaction. Loneliness cannot be manipulated experimentally, hindering efforts to fully grasp the magnitude of its adverse impacts on society. However, this area is gaining increasing attentio

Trousse d’Outil: Isolement social des aînés – un regard sur les aînés LGBTQ au Canada

Healthy Aging CORE Team

Le présent supplément est une ressource complémentaire conçue pour permettre aux organismes et aux fournisseurs de services d’adopter des approches visant à aider les aînés LGBTQ personnes lesbiennes, gaies, bisexuelles, transgenres et transsexuelles, et queers) à renforcer leurs liens soc


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