Training & Events

Learning opportunities and other activities are offered through United Way and by partner organizations. Training modules and curricula, archived webinars, and other training resources are also available.

If you have webinars or other activities of interest and that are focused on healthy aging in Alberta and are open to individuals and organizations focused on healthy aging in Alberta, let us know and they will be shared here.

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Innovative technologies represent an exciting cutting edge solution to support people living with dementia and their caregivers, expanding the possibilities for living a meaningful, dignified life...
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Dr. Samir Sinha will be kicking off the Healthy Ageing 101 Fall Series. He is the Director of Geriatrics at Sinai Health and the University Health Network in Toronto, and a Professor of Medicine at...
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The second in a series of six thought-provoking discussions on equity, diversity, and inclusion. Intersectionality is a concept we hear thrown around often, but what does it actually look like in...
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Most Canadians want to die in their home, wherever that may be. Informing ourselves of the available options can go a long way towards making plans. Erin Forsyth, Director of Clinical Care at Hospice...
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Explore what is Cohousing, where does it currently exist and what does it take to get these communities built? How does Cohousing differ from co-ownership? Plus, how do I finance a Cohousing or co...
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Engagement in regular activity is an important determinant of health and well-being as people age. Functional fitness measures such as cardiovascular endurance, muscle strength, agility, balance and...
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This webinar is the first of a new monthly series on Place-based initiatives, featuring a diversity of experiences made in Quebec. Recent times of crisis have shown us once again that where we live...
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The purpose of this workshop, is to examine the issue of elder abuse in Alberta, and outline the various ways in which front-line staff may respond to suspected cases of abuse. We will clarify the...