Age-Friendly Housing Series Session 5: Supportive Housing and Continuing Care

Event
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Location
Zoom
Organized by
CORE Age-Friendly Community of Practice

In this final session of the series, participants will hear about what older adults should consider when thinking about advance planning and making housing transitions from a legal perspective.  Information will also be shared about the role of continuing care, including home care in supporting aging in community.  Participants will also learn about Alberta’s plans for transforming continuing care.  The session will also include time for participant questions and answers. 

Presenters:

  • Carolyn Tulloch, Lawyer, Estate Planning
  • Sophie Sapergia, Director, Supportive Housing and Residential Living, Provincial Seniors Health and Continuing Care, Alberta Health Services
  • Kierstin Kashuba, Director of the Integrated Policy and Planning Unit, Continuing Care Branch, Alberta Health

 

Moderator:

  • Sian Jones, Issue Strategist, Age-Friendly Calgary and member of the Alberta Age-Friendly Community of Practice.

About the host: Age-friendly communities promote healthy and active aging.  The CORE Age-Friendly Groups share information, resources and promising practices for creating age-friendly environments and help communities that are pursuing age-friendliness to connect and support each other.

About the series: This event is part of the CORE Age-Friendly Housing Series. Learn more about the series here

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