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Resources on CORE include checklists, toolkits, reports, studies, videos, and other materials on topics relevant to those working or volunteering in support of healthy aging and older adults independent living.

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Recorded Webinar: Healthy Aging CORE Canada Virtual Launch Event

Healthy Aging CORE Team

Healthy Aging CORE Canada launched on April 8th, 2021, via a nation-wide virtual event. The event's program featured The Honourable Deb Schulte, Minister of Seniors; Kahir Lalji (Provincial Director, Population Health, United Way of the Lower Mainland); and Gregor Sneddon (HelpAge Canada). The event

Canada Carer Well-Being Index: Who Cares for Carers? Perspectives on COVID-19 Pressures and Lack of Support

Healthy Aging CORE Team

The Carer Well-Being Index is a global research study commissioned by Embracing Carers and fielded in partnership with an independent, third-party market research provider and non-governmental organizations across 12 countries: United States, Canada, United Kingdom, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Au

Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre Bulletins (2021)

Healthy Aging CORE Team

The Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre develops bulletins to inform Canadians on various fraud-related issues. See the attached documents on such topics.

Infographic: Stopping Ransomware

Healthy Aging CORE Team

The RCMP has developed this infographic with details on how ransomware happens and tips on protection and prevention. See attached document.

CORE Canada Impact Video

Healthy Aging CORE Team

There are thousands of large and small organizations throughout the country working to support older Canadians to remain at home, in community as they age. This video, prepared for and previewed at the CORE Canada launch, shows just a few stories of their impact. [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watc

AGE-ON: iPad Program for Older Adults and Toolkit

Healthy Aging CORE Team

AGE-ON is a provider of technology education designed for and delivered to older adults. AGE-ON aims to increase older adults’ comfort and confidence using iPads while providing an opportunity for learning and social engagement. The AGE-ON Toolkit is a step-by-step guide to organizing, hosting, a

The Experiences and Needs of Older Caregivers in Canada

Healthy Aging CORE Team

Most of what is known in the caregiving literature focuses on seniors as care receivers rather than care providers. This study uses data from the 2018 General Social Survey on Caregiving and Care Receiving to examine the experiences of caregivers aged 65 and older, including the types of caregiving

A Higher Standard: Setting Federal Standards in Long-Term Care and Continuing Care

Healthy Aging CORE Team

The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the critical importance of federal government leadership in health care. The pandemic’s impact has been particularly dramatic in long-term care homes, exposing a fragmented and under-resourced system that is heavily reliant on for-profit delivery. This rep

Push and Pull Factors Surrounding Older Adults' Relocation to Supportive Housing: A Scoping Review

Healthy Aging CORE Team

Supportive housing, including retirement homes and assisted living, is increasingly touted as a suitable living option for Canadian older adults. This scoping review describes the nature and content of studies that explore underlying factors that motivate older adults to relocate to supportive housi


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