Programs and Initiatives
Programs and Initiatives profiled on Healthy Aging CORE provide examples of the important work being done by local, provincial, and national organizations and the value of these programs and initiatives in promoting health and well-being and fostering resilience for older adults seniors.
Green Acres Foundation: Messages to the residents
To prevent the spread of COVID-19, Green Acres Foundation are unable to allow non-essential visitors into their lodges. To support isolated seniors, they are offering an opportunity to leave a message
Greater Forest Lawn 55+ Society: Meal pick up and delivery
The Greater Forest Lawn 55+ Society are now offering affordable healthy, homemade meal options for pick up or delivery for their members and seniors in their community. LEARN MORE
FCSS Delburne & District: Friendly phone call check-in service
FCSS Delburne & District is providing friendly phone calls for isolated community members. LEARN MORE
Calgary Jewish Community Centre: JCC Live – Let’s Stay Connected
The Calgary Jewish Community Centre is assembling a Volunteer Task Force to aid their community members with supportive phone calls, running errands, delivering meals, and other services they may need
Bow Cliff Seniors: Members online chat
On their website, Bow Cliff Seniors has created an online chat for their members to stay connected during COVID-19. Click HERE to chat!