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Resources on CORE include checklists, toolkits, reports, studies, videos, and other materials on topics relevant to those working or volunteering in support of healthy aging and older adults independent living.

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[Tutorial] How to Use Netflix For Seniors

Cyber-Seniors

During this Cyber-Seniors webinar, the instructor will tell you everything you need to know about the popular online movie and TV streaming platform Netflix, including how to create an account, choose a subscription plan, and download your favorite flicks for offline watching. More information abou

Best Buy Digital Citizen Online Courses

Best Buy Digital Citizen

To make the most of your technology, digital skills are key. From Best Buy Digital Citizen, access free online courses, guides and sessions that are designed to give you the skills to confidently use your technology. Explore, have fun, and build digital skills at your own pace. Here’s what they of

[Article] What Spoofing Means and How to Stay Safe

BC CRNS

Spoofing is when a fraudster disguises an email address, sender name, phone number or website address to fool you into thinking you are communicating with a trusted person or business. This article will help you recognize spoofing when it’s happening and how to protect yourself from fraud.First, w

[Resource] Internet Safety and Security: Searching Safely Online

ABC Life Literacy Canada

This resource discusses how to search on the internet safely. First by giving an overview of how to search online and then identifying if a source is real or fake. It's a good document to help bring awareness to the fact that there are fake resources and stories online and how to be aware of this.

[Resources] Social Prescribing Resource Hub

Alliance for Healthier Communities

Social Prescribing is a holistic approach to healthcare that brings together the social and medical models of health and wellness. It provides a formal pathway for health providers to address the diverse determinants of health, using the familiar and trusted process of writing a prescription.Social

[Blog Post] Update on Supervised Consumption Sites in Alberta

Edmonton Social Planning Council

Update on Supervised Consumption Sites in Alberta

[Resource] Age-Friendly and Remote Communities Reading List

Linkages and CSAH

Linkages/Canadian Studies in Sharing Information created a resource list in December 2023 about Age-friendly rural and remote communities.

[ Resource] Rural and Remote Communities Collection of Resources from Ontario- Age Friendly

Ontario- Age Friendly

Rural and Remote Communities Collection of Resources from Ontario- Age Friendly

[Resource] A National Protocol for Homeless Encampments in Canada

Leilani Farha. Kaitlin Schwan

A National Protocol for Homeless Encampments in Canada: A Human Rights Approach

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