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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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Increased supports for Alberta caregivers

Government of Alberta

Government is providing $3 million to Caregivers Alberta to expand supports for caregivers during the COVID-19 pandemic and into the future.

COVID-19 resources for caregivers

Caregivers Alberta

Caregivers Alberta offers support for caregivers during COVID-19.

Increase in eligible activities for New Horizons for Seniors Program due to COVID-19

Government Of Canada

Effective immediately, organizations under the New Horizons for Seniors Program (NHSP) can use funding previously received through the community-based stream to provide immediate and essential services to seniors impacted by COVID-19. Regardless of the nature of the previously approved project, or

COVID-19: Free virtual tax clinics

Canada Revenue Agency

We know how important free tax clinics are to Canadians. This is why community organizations will be hosting free virtual tax clinics in the coming weeks. Volunteers may be able to do taxes for free, by videoconference or phone, through the Community Volunteer Income Tax Program (CVITP) and the Inco

Alberta’s Nonprofit Sector: Too Essential to Fail

CCVO

Two years into the pandemic nonprofits are still struggling to keep the lights on and we are asking ourselves ‘how can we protect programs and services that are too essential to fail?’ Over the last two years, CCVO has made several recommendations to the Government of Alberta in support of commu

Anxiety Disorder Guidelines for Older Adults - Share Your Voice

Canadian Coalition for Seniors' Mental Health (CCSMH)

Many older adults are experiencing increased stress, anxiety and worry in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Canadian Coalition for Seniors Mental Health is launching a new project to develop Anxiety Disorder Guidelines for Older Adults. These guidelines will provide healthcare providers,

Engaging in Aging

The Intergenerational Community of Practice

The Intergenerational Community of Practice organized this event to inspire you and challenge your thinking about common attitudes and beliefs about growing older. Guest speakers shared their journey about the positive benefits of intergenerational friendships and how these experiences contributed

Campaign: Core Funding to Support Nonprofit Missions, Resilience and Impact

Imagine Canada

Nonprofits, like businesses and government, have basic core operating costs such as insurance, rent, and computers that they must cover in order to function. When nonprofits are reliant on project-based funding and cannot access core funding to cover these essential costs, it negatively impacts the

Infographic: Who are Employed Caregivers in Canada?

Research on Aging Policies and Practices (RAPP)

Employed caregivers contribute to their families' well-being, workplaces, and society, however, their efforts are often invisible to employers, policymakers, and the public. This infographic is the first (in a series of five) that sets the context for understanding how caregiving impacts employed ca

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