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Navigating the Path Forward for Dementia in Canada: The Landmark Study Report #1

Alzheimer Society of Canada

Canada needs bold action to head off an impending dementia care crisis. This new report from the Alzheimer Society of Canada says actions to reduce risk have potential to change the future of dementia in Canada — if governments act now.On September 6, 2022, the Alzheimer Society of Canada released

Film: Dementia Care By Design

Nicole Gaudet: Choices in Community Living

By 2030, there will be over 75 million people worldwide with dementia. When symptoms make living at home impossible, those with dementia are often moved to a care facility. But, what is life like for those living in care? This ethnographic documentary, Dementia Care by Design, explores how the min

Older Adult Employment Strategy Assessment Project (Central Alberta) (deadline June 15, 2023)

Golden Circle and Red Deer & District Chamber of Commerce

Led by the Golden Circle, The Older Adult Employment Strategy Assessment Project, needs employers and adults over 55 to fill out a short online survey. Focus groups will also be held in May and June.Your responses help to identify and explore the challenges and opportunities adults over 55 experienc

Community-Based Senior's Serving Sector

Healthy Aging Alberta

Advocating for SeniorsHealthy Aging Alberta (HAA) and Edmonton Seniors Coordinating Council (ESCC) are two of the lead champions of the Community-Based Seniors Serving (CBSS) sector. HAA is a rich network of CBSS organizations and allies across our province united by a shared vision: to make Al

Aging in Alberta- May 8 Elections Package- Event Recording

Healthy Aging Alberta

How to use the Elections Messaging package to advocate for CBSS sector

ESCC Declaration

Edmonton Seniors Coordinating Council

Edmonton Seniors Coordinating Council developed a declarations for people to sign and agree to the importance of having strong community supports for older adults to age well in their homes of choice.

Health Risks for LGBTQ+ Communities

Michelle Llamas BCPA, Drugwatch

Members of the LGBTQ+ community have unique and complex health needs that heterosexuals don’t face. Health disparities and barriers to care can make staying healthy challenging, but knowing LGBTQ+ health risks can ensure you stay on top of your health. Local and national resources can help you pre

Government of Alberta Emergency Preparedness Toolkit for Seniors

Government of Alberta

The Alberta Emergency Management Agency (AEMA) has created a toolkit to help seniors, caregivers and service providers build an emergency kit, develop an emergency plan and be prepared for emergencies, disasters and unexpected situations. This 11-page toolkit is an excellent resource to begin havin

Social Isolation of Seniors: A Focus on Indigenous Seniors in Canada

Employment and Social Development Canada

This supplement is a resource to help organizations and service providers adopt approaches to help Indigenous seniors strengthen human connections. Social isolation is a silent reality experienced by many seniors, and particularly Indigenous seniors. It is hoped that this resource will heighten awar


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