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POSTER: Hand washing poster from Alberta Health Services

Alberta Health Services

Alberta Health Services provides a hand washing poster to help prevent the spread of Coronavirus disease (COVID-19). 

WEBINAR: Elder Abuse Prevention Ontario – addressing financial vulnerabilities in the time of COVID-19

Elder Abuse Prevention Ontario

 Elder Abuse Prevention Ontario (EAO) presents webinars including, Addressing Financial Vulnerabilities in the time of COVID-19 and COVID-19 Fraud and Scams: How to Recognize, Reject and Report. EAO supports a variety of vital community programs and active collaboration initiatives to promote resea

Why the Social Impact Sector Should Demand - Not Ask Nicely For - Bailouts

Lauren Dobson-Hughes

Lauren Dobson-Hughes has written an op-ed on the way the social impact sector is valued (or devalued, arguably) by the Canadian government — a relationship that’s become even more pivotal post-pandemic. Please note that a free Future of Good account must be created to access this article. Read

TIP SHEET: Help older adults in your life prepare for potential illnesses or quarantine

Canadian Frailty Network

COVID-19 Tip Sheet on helping older adults in your life prepare for potential illness or quarantine.

9 Principles to Working Better Remotely


We’re living in really interesting (and somewhat dramatic) times. Cities are going into panic. Events are being canceled. People have to work from home. For some of us, remote work is a luxury and a perk, for others, remote work is now a requirement and maybe not something we’re actively choosi

Loneliness and social isolation interventions for older adults: A scoping review of reviews

Olujoke A. Fakoya, Noleen K. McCorry and Michael Donnelly

Background Loneliness and social isolation are growing public health concerns in our ageing society. Whilst these experiences occur across the life span, 50% of individuals aged over 60 are at risk of social isolation and one-third will experience some degree of loneliness later in life. The aim of

Families of Choice and Community Connectedness: A Brief Guide to the Social Strengths of LGBTQ Older Adults

Britney M. Wardecker, PhD and Jes L. Matsick, PhD, Healio

Sexual and gender minority older adults (those who are age ≥50 and identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and/or queer [LGBTQ]) are desrcibed as a generation of people who are "aging in silence" because they have historically been left out of aging services, policies, and research. See

Winter Blues 101

Canadian Mental Health Association

The winter blues are real and the Canadian Mental Health Association explains that these are a wave of low emotions that come with cold, dark days. If you’re experiencing the winter blues, you might feel the need to sleep a bit longer, indulge more often in comfort food, and spend more time with

Dementia in Older Adults

Centre for Studies in Aging and Health

A resource list that includes publications, reviews, and articles on dementia in older adults. READ MORE HERE


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