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CANADA | Sep 20, 2023

[Opportunity] APPLY NOW: 2024 United Way BC Public Policy Institute are now open!

APPLY NOW: 2024 United Way BC Public Policy Institute are now openThe application period is now open for the 2024 United Way BC’s Public Policy Institute, an applied learning and training program designed to help non-profit leaders and their organizations increase their understanding of the public

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[Course] Strategies and Actions for Independent Living (SAIL)

Register Today!YOU CAN RECIEVE UPTO $3500 CREDIT TOWARDS PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS. LEARN MOREStrategies and Actions for Independent Living (SAIL) PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT FOR HEALTH PRACTITIO

[Course] Canadian Fall Prevention Curriculum

REGISTER TODAY!YOU CAN RECIEVE UPTO $3500 CREDIT TOWARDS PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS. LEARN MOREGain a new perspective on preventing falls and injuries...PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT FOR HEALTH PRAC

[News] Government of Canada funds 14 projects in London to empower seniors in their communities

Government of Canada funds 14 projects in London to empower seniors in their communitiesFrom: Employment and Social Development CanadaNews releaseJune 27, 2023       London, Ontario     

[Opportunity] Research participants wanted for an online UBC study.

Research participants wanted for an online UBC study.Take part in new research!Dr. Christiane Hoppmann and the Health and Adult Development Lab is studying how social support from a study partner impa

[Article] It’s Time to Act: A Review of Assisted Living in B.C.

Following a comprehensive review of the province’s assisted living services, the BC Seniors Advocate is calling on government to address the current confusing legislative landscape to protect senior

[News] Province launches new initiative to protect people during extreme heat emergencies

People in B.C., especially those most at risk of health impacts from extreme heat emergencies, will be better protected as the Province expands access to air conditioners for people who are medically

[Impact Story] Celebrating the trailblazers of the Public Policy Institute Class of 2023

Celebrating the trailblazers of the Public Policy Institute Class of 2023The Public Policy Institute (PPI) Class of 2023 embarked on a transformative journey in January to acquire the knowledge, skill

[News] United Way British Columbia commends BC’s air conditioning initiative to aid vulnerable people

NEWS RELEASE June 28, 2023 United Way British Columbia commends BC’s air conditioning initiative to aid vulnerable people The non-profit organization provides crucial assistance to seniors living in

[Article] Seniors need trauma-informed services in long-term care homes

Canada needs trauma-informed aged care, training and strategies in long-term care homes across the country that take into account recent and past traumatic experiences of seniors.Trauma is a heavy wor

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