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Programs and Initiatives

Programs and Initiatives profiled on Healthy Aging CORE provide examples of the important work being done by local, provincial, and national organizations and the value of these programs and initiatives in promoting health and well-being and fostering resilience for older adults seniors.

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[Initiative] Flippin' Ageism: Reimagine your Hiring Practices to Attract and Include Older Workers

Click HERE to access the Flippin Ageism CourseAn ageing workforce is not a disaster. It's lifelong potential.Reimagine your hiring practices to attract and include older workers. From busting five com

[Initiative] Better Environmentally Sound Transpiration (BEST)

Click HERE to visit Better Environmentally Sound Transpiration WebpageBEST is a non-profit charitable organization with a long history of promoting sustainable transportation.BEST has been promoting s

[Initiative] Seniors on the Move

Click HERE to visit Seniors on the Move webpage.Seniors on the Move is an initiative of BEST (Better Environmentally Sound Transportation). BEST is a nonprofit charitable organization with the mission

[Program] Grandpals

Today is National Intergenerational Day, and the organization is thrilled to announce the launch of its newly revamped website that celebrates the power of intergenerational connections. As an organiz

Community Paramedicine

Community ParamedicineClick HERE to visit the BCEHS website and learn more!British Columbia is improving access to health care in rural and remote communities by expanding the role of qualified parame

The Hypertension Clinic

Hypertension is a common medical problem in BC. The Hypertension Clinic accepts referrals for all patients with hypertension. The Hypertension Clinic provides a best evidence approach and includes hea

South Vancouver Seniors Hub

The South Vancouver Seniors Hub is a community-based network led by seniors aged 55 or older, aimed at promoting healthy aging, increasing options for seniors programming, creating a sense of belongin

Canadian Anti Fraud Centre (CAFC)

As we continue to navigate through Fraud Prevention Month, we would like to highlight an important resource for all Canadians - the Canadian Anti-Fraud Center (CAFC). The CAFC is a national resource t

Seniors Mental Health Services in BC

Self-Injury Awareness Day, also known as Self-Harm Awareness Day, is observed on the 1st of March every year. The day aims to raise awareness about self-injury and its effects on individuals who engag


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