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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Best FriendsTM Approach is our flagship training program designed to enhance the capacity and skills of healthcare workers to provide quality care to persons living with dementia.

This is an...

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Canadians’ COVID-19 vaccine confidence has improved over time, but significant inequities in vaccine uptake remain. Communities with the highest health and social burden of COVID-19 are also those...
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The practical SAIL tools help home care aides and community support workers to help clients live at home more safely by preventing falls and fall injuries. This NEW instructor-facilitated, three-week...

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United Way and the Circle of Allies have partnered with Aboriginal Awareness Week Calgary (AAWC) to host the 2021 AWCC Opening Ceremonies and invite you to attend!! Please join on June 21 to...
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Financial security is a vital ingredient to the well-being of older Canadians. With 4 in 10 Canadian senior households carrying debt, and COVID-19 underlining the need for financial resilience, sound...
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Presented by: Heather Mansfield, Founder of Nonprofit Tech for Good Cost: $20 (USD) This is the third webinar in a series of three that are part of a blog and webinar series called 101 Digital...
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Join CUPS Calgary and Catholic Family Service as they share the findings and implications of research completed with the University of Calgary’s Faculty of Nursing about the impact of COVID-19. Two...
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Scientific research, innovation, and evidence have contributed to COVID-19 mitigation and response. As parts of the globe emerge from a second year of life under pandemic, to what extent have social...

Training Resources

Alberta Healthy Living Program

National Collaborating Centre for Indigenous Health

University of Alberta Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry