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Resources on CORE include checklists, toolkits, reports, studies, videos, and other materials on topics relevant to those working or volunteering in support of healthy aging and older adults independent living.

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Survey: Share Your Thoughts - Nutrition Preferences of Older Adults 65+ in Alberta (deadline October 31, 2023)

Alberta Health Services

Registered Dietitians in Alberta Health Services are investigating the nutrition information preferences of older adults 65+ in Alberta.

Applications for Max Bell Foundation Public Policy Training Institute (deadline October 2, 2023)

Max Bell Foundation

Applications are open to staff and volunteer board members of Canadian charities who want to advance the mission of their organization through public policy advocacy.

2024 CBSS Sector Summit: Presentation Proposal Invitation (deadline EXTENDED to November 4, 2023)

HelpAge Canada

In 2024, community organizations who are making a difference in the lives of older Canadians will come together to share knowledge, establish shared needs and priorities, and, for the FIRST TIME, declare their place in the national spotlight as a unified sector!

Social Prescribing in Alberta

Healthy Aging Alberta

Social prescribing is a holistic, wrap-around approach to healthcare that bridges the gap between medical and social care services.

Start Social Prescribing Today! One-pager for Health Professionals

Healthy Aging Alberta

Aging in Community Supports is a social prescribing program that links the healthcare system to senior-serving organizations.

A Prescription for Change - Social Prescribing Primer

Healthy Aging Alberta

The SCSP - Seniors System Navigation Team is a social prescribing program facilitated by community-based organizations in Lethbridge. This document contains the information you need to promote social prescribing in your community and make referrals for patients and clients.

Article: What Would a Gift Economy Approach to Running a Nonprofit Look Like?

Sue Carter Kahl, Nonprofit Quarterly

What Would a Gift Economy Approach to Running a Nonprofit Look Like? Sue Carter Kahl July 25, 2023 Share Tweet Share Email Print Two pairs of black hands, belonging to an adult and child, wrapping a gift in an African print cloth. Image Credit: Askar Abayev on pexels.com Leaders in the social sector hear it all the time: nonprofits should run like a business.

Webinar Recordings: IFA Global Café

International Federation on Ageing

We are delighted to extend an invitation from the International Federation on Ageing (IFA) to visit the Global Café page and re-watch previous sessions. This page is updated on a weekly basis and offers not only the recording of the sessions but also supplementary resources provided by the experts.

Has Your Charity Been Impacted by Floods, Wildfires, or Other Adverse Weather Events? Contact the CRA

Canada Revenue Agency (CRA)

The CRA released a statement acknowledging that some charities may be unable to meet their filing obligations due to extraordinary circumstances, such as a fire or flood. In such cases, you are advised to contact the CRA Charities Directorate as soon as possible to discuss your situation. This will


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