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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.

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CPA Alberta Tax Preparation Program

The Tax Preparation Program was established in 1973. At that time, tax clinics were introduced as a public service with three pilot tax clinics being held. From mid-March to mid-April, volunteers visi

Temporary Rent Assistance Benefit (TRAB)

The Temporary Rent Assistance Benefit provides a modest subsidy for working households with low income or those between jobs. Support is intended to help eligible tenants afford their rent while they

Free Will Clinic at Kerby Centre

MONTHLY FREE WILL CLINIC Get your Will, Enduring Power of Attorney & Personal Directive documents done for FREE Do you meet the criteria below? Single income: <$35000, Couple: < $45000 a

Thriving Non-Profits

Thriving Non-Profits is a learning program developed by non-profit leaders for non-profit leaders. The program transforms financially challenged organizations into financially powerful agents of chang

Community Initiatives for Immigrant Seniors Program (CISP)

Designed to help senior immigrants and refugees adapt to life in Canada, this year-round program provides free life-skills classes, computer classes, fitness programs, and social activities for adults

Charity Growth Academy

CanadaHelps has announced the launch of the CanadaHelps Charity Growth Academy. Charity Growth Academy, an initiative made possible by Mastercard's new Mastercard Changeworks program, is a free dig

Immigrant Seniors Services

This program offers opportunities for immigrant seniors to get involved and participate in the community; through educational and social events, volunteerism and special projects.  All services are

The Equity Benchmarking Project

The Equity Benchmarking Project is a research and knowledge mobilization project intended to improve the understanding of what Canadian charities and nonprofits are doing to advance justice, equity, d


StoryShare is a FREE story-based outreach service for Calgary and area seniors that aims to enhance a client’s quality of life and deepen their connection to the community through the sharing of sto


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