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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Please join us for a timely discussion on social isolation and loneliness. Nearly 1 in 4 Canadians experience severe loneliness and social isolation in their later years (Cardus Report, 2020), a...
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Caregiving can present challenges, especially during this time. Learn helpful strategies to help you take care of yourself while caring for your loved one. 

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If you were unwell, and unable to speak for yourself, do those you are close to know your wishes for health care and personal decisions? Advanced care planning is important at all times but COVID-19...

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This session explores two very common behaviour changes associated with dementia- namely challenges around bathing and agitation and associated changes displayed by persons with dementia during late...

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Alberta
Please find the full event details outlined in the Event Poster attached. This training is being offered on 3 dates [see below] and it is from 9 AM-12 PM. March 24 April 21 May 19 Registration is...
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Please find the full event details outlined in the Event Poster attached. This training is being offered on 3 dates [see below] and it is from 1-3 PM March 24 April 21 May 19 Registration is required...
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Webinar - Online

This is an introductory session on Lewy Body dementia, discussing the forms of Lewy Body Dementia, symptoms, genetics, diagnosis, treatment and research, and some important strategies for caregivers.

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National Canadian Study
The National Institute on Ageing is collaborating with Egale Canada on a national research study to better understand the experiences and needs of LGBTQI2S people living with dementia (PLWD) and their...