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Social Prescribing: A Holistic Approach to Health (Video)

Healthy Aging Alberta

Social prescribing is a holistic, wrap-around approach to healthcare that bridges the gap between medical and social care services. Through this approach, healthcare professionals refer patients to community-based programs to improve their health and enhance their quality of life.Learn more about th

Booklet: Cooking up Calm

Dr. Gail Low and Living Well Research Team

We invite you to access and download the ebook entitled 'Cooking up calm' from the following link: https://rtoero.ca/mentally-healthy-living/. You can also contact the RTOERO Foundation for a hard copy of this resource.

RECORDING: Launch Event - Supporting Ethnocultural Seniors in Alberta

CORE Immigrant Senior Sector Connections Group

Throughout the province of Alberta, many immigrant-serving organizations are supporting older adults from a variety of ethnocultural communities.The unique needs of older adults in these communities can present issues for organizations around effective program and service delivery.On October 19, 202

Article: Safe and Brave Spaces Don’t Work (and What You Can Do Instead)

Elise Ahenkorah, Medium

Published September 21, 2020: When engaging individuals from racialized or equity-deserving communities, organizations will often share promises of “safe and brave” spaces to encourage inclusive discussion, and for allies to learn from experiences different from their own.We can probably s

Healthy Aging Alberta: Regional Gatherings Summary 2023

Healthy Aging Alberta

In the Spring of 2023, Healthy Aging Alberta (HAA) hosted our second annual Regional Gatherings across the province.

Report: Promising Models of Community-Based Seniors’ Transportation in British Columbia

Community Based Transportation in BC

Community Based Transportation model in BC

[Report] Here Today, Gone Tomorrow: Public Transportation and Vulnerabilities in Rural and Remote Canada

Multiple Authors

how remote and rural (RR) places face a complex array of social, political and economic obstacles in their access to sustainable, accessible, and appropriate transportation, and in exercising mobility rights.

Research Project: Older Adults on the Move: Global Age-Friendly Transportation Innovations

Samuel Centre for Social Connectedness

Age Friendly Transportation innovations


The National Collaborating Centre for Indigenous Health (NCCIH)

Resources to support vaccine confidence among First Nations, Inuit, and Métis people and communitiesThe National Collaborating Centre for Indigenous Health (NCCIH), in collaboration with the National Collaborating Centre for Infectious Diseases (NCCID), has produced several resources to support vac


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