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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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Navigating the Virtual World with the New Horizons for Seniors Program

Congratulations to Roma, who was the first recipient of a brand-new 8th Generation iPad through the New Horizons for Seniors program through Sunrise Community Link. This program matches low-income se

Teatime with Dorothy

2nd & 4th Tuesdays - 6:30 - 7:30 pm In collaboration with the Kerby Centre, Outlink invites older adults 50+ who identify as an LGBTQ2IA+ community member or ally to join us for friendly conversa

Caregiver Discussions

Are you caring for a senior (55+) spouse, partner, parent, relative or friend? Caregiver Discussions is a space for caregivers to offer and receive support and exchange strategies and resources based

Engaging People Living with Dementia in Decision-Making

Overview The goal of this project is to: Work with people with different kinds of disabilities to identify strategies that can support people living with dementia to be meaningfully involved in de

Chronic Disease Management

Living a healthy lifestyle is about taking care of your personal health and wellness. This involves developing realistic actions to prevent illness, promote self-care and increase healthy behaviours.

Brite Line - 2SLGBTQIA+ Support Line

Brite Line is Edmonton’s first mental health and wellness helpline dedicated to supporting people in Edmonton’s 2SLGBTQIA+ community. Created by members of the community for the community, Brite L

Diversity Training Workshop Series

As a part of Centre for Newcomer's mandate to support newcomers and the receiving community in becoming diverse and united, the following workshops are being offered to help build both a settlement se

Seniors Property Tax Deferral Program

The Seniors Property Tax Deferral Program allows eligible senior homeowners to voluntarily defer all or part of their residential property taxes, including the education tax portion. This is done thro

Fraud Detection and Prevention

Have you ever been a victim of fraud? If not, you probably know someone who has. Fraud Detection and Prevention from Money Mentors provides information on what fraud is, some of the common types of


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