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Leadership empathy needed with new modes of work

Jim Wilson, Canadian HR Reporter

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed life and 82 per cent of employers believe it has forced a change in leadership style, according to a report from Randstad. More than one in three (34 per cent) of business leaders say they are now more flexible, and 28 per cent say they’re taking additional time

Blog: The Impact of COVID-19 on Persons with Disabilities

Edmonton Social Planning Council

COVID-19 has impacted all Albertans in devastating and widely different ways, but people with disabilities have pre-existing, unique, and complex concerns that have been exacerbated by the crisis. People with disabilities are more likely to experience poverty, isolation, unemployment, and child wel

CanAge works with federal Standing Committee on Industry, Science and Technology to protect pensioners


On June 8th, CanAge presented to the federal Standing Committee on Industry, Science and Technology on the topic of better protections for Canadian pensioners. Specifically, we asked them to support Bill C-253, which safeguards defined benefit pensions by addressing the unfairness of current bankru

CanAge contributes to article on the hidden dangers of UTIs in seniors


CanAge recently contributed to an article published by the IFA about Urinary Tract Infections (UTIs) and the serious implications they have on older people. Excerpt from the article: Considering the impact of urinary tract infections (UTIs) across the life course they are both underdiagnosed and

Move for Your Mental Health

Canadian Men's Health Foundation

Move for Your Mental Health is the theme of Canadian Men’s Health Month, a series of virtual events, fitness classes, and movement pledges to encourage Canadian men and their families to get active while raising funds supporting men’s mental health. READ MORE HERE

National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation Reports

National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation

Reports listed here were issued or created by the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada (TRC). These digital copies can be accessed or duplicated at no charge from the NCTR’s website. All reports are in the public domain. Full print copies of the TRC reports can be purchased from McGill-Q

Reclaiming Power and Place: The Final Report of the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls

National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls

Reclaiming Power and Place The National Inquiry’s Final Report reveals that persistent and deliberate human and Indigenous rights violations and abuses are the root cause behind Canada’s staggering rates of violence against Indigenous women, girls and 2SLGBTQQIA people. The two volume report c

Truth and Reconciliation Resources

Calgary Public Library

"Last week, the Tk'emlúps te Secwépemc First Nation announced the discovery of the remains of 215 children buried at the site of the former Kamloops Indian Residential School. This national tragedy must be acknowledged. As noted in the Truth and Reconciliation Calls to Action and the City of Ca

Treaty 7 Indigenous Ally Toolkit

Calgary Foundation

What is an ally? When it comes to creating a positive and sustainable impact on the lives of Indigenous people, it is important to understand the role that individuals play within the collective experience. An ally recognizes that every person has a basic right to human dignity, respect, and equal


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