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[Article] Addressing your environment for falls prevention?

McMaster University

The stats speak for themselves: each year, more than 37 million falls result in the need for medical attention and over 680 thousand people die from falling around the globe (1).

Food Banks Canada Poverty Report

Food Banks Canada

This interactive site shows provinces and territories graded based on how they compare with each other on experiences and measurements of poverty, a standard of living, and government progress on standard of living legislation.

[Webinar Recording] Grow the Conversation – Taking Action Against Elder Abuse

AEAAC and CORE Elder Abuse Group

The purpose of WEAAD is to raise awareness about the global issue of elder abuse and promote efforts to prevent and respond to it.

[Podcast] Life and Times of Karrie-Lynn, Two-Spirit Knowledge Keeper and Residential School Survivor

Native Calgarian

Stories like this are important to hear to understand the issues and trauma Indigenous and 2SLGBTQIA+ older adults may have experienced that affect their lives today, the health issues they are experiencing, and the systemic barriers they still face

[Webinar] Connecting People & Community- May Monthly Partners Meetings

Connecting People & Community for Living Well Group

Arlene Huhn from the Alzheimer’s Society of Alberta and Northwest Territories talked about the Alzheimers Society’s resources and sharing highlights from the 2nd Landmark report.

Partnering for a Path Forward: Supporting Alberta's Family Caregivers to Thrive

CORE Alberta and the National Caregivers Month THRIVE Campaign team

a webinar to discuss impactful partnerships and resources in supporting family caregivers to thrive

[Webinar recording] Elder Abuse in Ethnic Diverse Communities, Learning & Development Opportunity

Alberta Elder Abuse Awareness Council and Healthy Aging Alberta

understanding the unique challenges faced by older adults experiencing abuse in ethnically diverse communities.

[Podcast] Women Confronting Ageism

BBC | The Conversation

Click HERE to listenElla Al-Shamahi meets two women tackling negative or ageist attitudes towards older people around the world.Alana Officer is leading the World Health Organization Decade of Ageing Well. With a background in podiatric medicine, exercise and public health she's worked on health, di

[Resource] Understanding Disability Inclusion and Ableism

JL Heinze | NSVRC

Click HERE to learn moreAccording to the CDC, “Disability inclusion means understanding the relationship between the way people function and how they participate in society, and making sure everybody has the same opportunities to participate in every aspect of life to the best of their abilities

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