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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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Leading and Learning WITH PRIDE: A Revitalized Tool Kit on Supporting 2SLGBTQI+ Seniors

gemmab

2SLGBTQI+ older adults face unique challenges as they age and often experience barriers to access across healthcare, long-term care, retirement, homecare, and social service environments. This toolkit includes guidance from working groups, insights from folks with lived expertise, and real-world ex

Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre Bulletins

Amaan Fazal

The Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre collects information on fraud and identity theft. We provide information on past and current scams affecting Canadians. If you think you're a victim of fraud, report it!   Please see recent bulletins below from the Canadian Anti Fraud Centre. 2022.07.13 Sextortion

Charity Growth Academy by CanadaHelps

Amaan Fazal

CanadaHelps is the most cost-effective online fundraising solution for your Charity. Create customized donation forms, host peer-to-peer fundraising events, offer multiple donation and payment options, and have access to donor information 24/7. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o7Jxi0ZdzB0 Learn more

Emergency Preparedness for Older Adults Guide

Amaan Fazal

Older adults consistently experience the highest level of impact during and after emergencies. Natural events, such flooding, ice storms, heat waves and other disasters can severely affect older adults as they are more likely to have issues with heating and air conditioning equipment, less optimal h

Seniors’ Outdoor Activation Toolkit

Amaan Fazal

The Seniors’ Outdoor Activation Toolkit tells the story of a partnership between WoodGreen Community Services, 8 80 Cities and over 100 seniors who saw the COVID-19 pandemic as an opportunity to flip the standard for seniors programming in parks and public spaces. Before COVID-19, p

Recorded Webinar: Preventing Falls in At-Risk Older Adults - Dr. Teresa Liu-Ambrose

Amaan Fazal

WEBINAR DESCRIPTION: Join Dr. Teresa Liu-Ambrose to review and discuss the efficacy of exercise in preventing falls among at risk older adults and possible ways to enhance its benefit. PRESENTER: Dr. Teresa Liu-Ambrose, PhD, PT, Professor, is a physical therapist and a Canada Research Chair at the U

Stretch Lift or Tap (SLoT) Program

Amaan Fazal

The Stretch Lift Tap (SLoT) program is a philosophy and a set of tools designed to encourage older adults to embed functional exercise in their daily activities. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t3naD8W8IgY&feature=emb_title Learn more

Red Cross releases Emergency Preparedness for Older Adults Guide

Amaan Fazal

Older adults consistently experience the highest level of impact during and after emergencies. Natural events, such flooding, ice storms, heat waves and other disasters can severely affect older adults as they are more likely to have issues with heating and air conditioning equipment, less optimal h

AVAT – Adult Vaccination Advocacy Toolkit

Amaan Fazal

Vaccination is a simple, safe and effective way of protecting people against harmful infectious diseases and is a key component of healthy ageing.  Yet globally, rates of adult vaccination are suboptimal, and rarely focus beyond influenza in targeted campaigns addressed the mortality and life-alter

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