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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. CORE members can add their program for older adults to this list and update their posts when they have new information! Click "+ New Program" in top right to get started.

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Utilities Consumer Advocate

The Office of the Utilities Consumer Advocate (UCA) was established in October 2003 to help educate and mediate for Alberta’s small business, farm, and residential electricity, natural gas and wate

Internet for Good for Seniors

TELUS is expanding their support for low-income seniors with the launch of Internet for Good for Seniors, providing low-cost connectivity to help keep seniors connected to what matters most. TELUS C

Aging with Pride

Hosted by Edmonton Pride Seniors Group, Pride Centre of Edmonton, and Sage Seniors Association on Thursdays from 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. Aging with Pride is a weekly virtual discussion group for 2SLGBTQ+

The Lending Cupboard Medical Equipment Lending Program

The Lending Cupboard provides medical equipment to those who need it. Whether your needs are minor or more serious, they are here to help. The Lending Cupboard services are open to ALL Central Alber

Veterans Independence Program

Could home care services help you remain independent in your own home? The Veterans Independence Program provides annual funding to help cover the cost for these services. The Veterans Independence

Veterans Independence Program

The Veterans Independence Program provides annual tax-free funding for services such as grounds maintenance, housekeeping, meal preparation, personal care, and professional health and support services

men&: Supporting men bravely

Committed to helping men strengthen their lives Following years of research and hundreds of interviews and conversations with men, the Men & initiative was launched with the support of community

Dig-IT - Empowering Seniors on Their Digital Journey

THE DIG-IT SOLUTION - Helping seniors connect to the digital world Dig-IT has been carefully designed as a solution for seniors requiring assistance to access technology and support to build digital

Prepare for Winter in Edmonton with the Seniors Home Supports Program

Prepare for winter in Edmonton with the Seniors Home Supports Program A challenge of living at home as we age is home maintenance, and this is especially true for laborious tasks like snow shoveling


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