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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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Connecting Families Initiative

Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada (ISED) launched the Connecting Families initiative to connect low-income Canadian families to affordable home Internet service through various Inter

Empower Me

Empower Me is Canada’s only energy conservation and education change program designed for and delivered by members of diverse, multilingual, and hard to reach communities. This program focuses on n

Dementia Peer Support Group

The Dementia Peer Support Group features two groups that run at the same time: one supports those diagnosed with dementia, and the other is a caregiver support group. Those diagnosed with dementia ca

Senior Fraud Alert

March is Fraud Prevention Month! Check out Senior Fraud Alert to help spot and stop senior scams. This free resource helps seniors learn how to identify fraudulent behaviour and to protect themselves

Leadership Exploration and Development in Non-Profits (LEAD Network)

New to the nonprofit sector and under 40 years of age? The LEAD Network is a space for young leaders in the nonprofit sector to come together, support each other, learn from each other, find opportuni

Inclusity.ca | The Indigenous Hiring Hub

Learn more about The Indigenous Hiring Hub which includes regular virtual job fairs and an impressive job board with thousands of opportunities available, connecting Indigenous job seekers with hiring

COVID-19 Rapid Testing Program for Community Organizations

Help keep your organization and your community safer through the Stop the Spread and Stay Safe! program. The Canadian Red Cross, working in partnership with Health Canada and provincial and territori

Alberta Community Support Network

For nonprofit organizations in the metro Edmonton area, help is available through volunteer consultants covering a range of professional services. These professionals are offering their expertise to a

Gateway to Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Hub

Gateway Association has launched Alberta's first workplace resource centre and program for workplace Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (EDI). The GEDI Hub helps workplaces implement EDI principles whi

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