Success Stories

Examples and stories that highlight effective programs and the difference they are making for older adults, their families and caregivers, and the communities they live in.

Connecting People & Community for Living Well

880 Cities, Woodgreen Community Services

Healthy Aging Alberta

The City of Toronto, Seniors Services and Long-Term Care (SSLTC)

Ministry of Seniors and Housing

Calgary Chamber of Voluntary Organizations

Edmonton Queer History Project

Diverse Experiences in Aging Research (DEAR) Collaborative

Rainbow Elders Calgary

Alberta Health Services

Edmonton Pride Seniors Group

Alberta at Noon with Judy Aldous (CBC)

Alberta Recreation and Parks Association

Elder Abuse Prevention Ontario

New Brunswick Department of Social Development - Wellness Branch

Canadian Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse

Canadian Institute for Social Prescribing

Edmonton Social Planning Council, Edmonton Family & Community Support Services

Everyday Reconciliation

Safe Healthy Active People Everywhere

National Association of Federal Retirees

National Centre for Creative Aging (Opening Minds through Art)


SE Health, Covenant

Amy Costello and Frederica Boswell, Nonprofit Quarterly

Art Gallery of Ontario

Alexandra Chan, Claire Knowlton and Elise Miller, Nonprofit Quarterly

8 80 Cities

Zanita Tisdale, Chelsea Emelie Kelly, Monica Weigel McCarthy, Cassidy L. Jones and Joe Luesse, Nonprofit Quarterly

Pineapple Street Studios

Arrowhead Area Agency on Aging

Mill Woods Seniors Association (MWSA)

Danielle Coates-Connor, Nonprofit Quarterly

Edge Leadership, Nonprofit Quarterly

Forum of Federal, Provincial and Territorial Ministers Responsible for Seniors

Centre for Ageing Better

Centre for Technology Adoption for Aging in the North (CTAAN)

National Film Board of Canada

Lisa Attygalle and Paul Born, Tamarack Institute

Standford Social Innovation Review

Canada Healthy Communities Initiative, Community Foundations of Canada

Seong-gee Um, Jessica Lee, & Poussy Boulos - The Wellesley Institute

Canadian Hard of Hearing Edmonton Branch

Mill Woods Cultural Diversity Collaborative

Jennifer Cockrall-King, Edmonton Community Foundation

Calgary Chinese Elderly Citizens Association

Association for Canadian Studies

Edmonton Chamber of Voluntary Organizations

Edmonton Seniors Coordinating Council

International Association for Volunteer Effort