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[News] More wheelchair-accessible taxis will help people connect with communities

People who rely on wheelchair-accessible taxis to get to appointments and connect with their communities will have more options as the Province continues to support the increased presence of accessib

[Call for Poster Abstract] 2024 BC Rural Health Conference (Deadline: March 15, 2024)

Call for Poster Abstracts—Deadline March 15Applications for poster abstracts are currently being accepted to be presented at the BC Rural Health Conference, running May 24–26 in Whistler. Topics w

[Impact Story] TAPS Program Sparks Joy and Connection Among Older Adults

United Way BC’s Therapeutic Activation Program for Seniors (TAPS) enriches the physical and mental well-being of older adults through a range of therapeutic physical and recreational activities, acc

[News] Canada signs $733 million bilateral agreement to help British Columbians age with dignity

Canada signs $733 million bilateral agreement to help British Columbians age with dignityFrom: Health CanadaNews releaseFebruary 12, 2024 | Vancouver, British Columbia | Health CanadaEvery senior in

[News] 400K seniors approved for dental care program as applications set to open for more Canadians

Applications for the federal government's new dental insurance program are about to open up to more Canadians.Starting Feb. 1, Service Canada will begin sending letters to seniors aged 72 to 76 inviti

[News] Does Canada’s food guide provide adequate guidance for older adults?

Does Canada’s food guide provide adequate guidance for older adults?

[News] Unprecedented growth among Canada's senior population will mean shift in housing needs: experts

[News] Unprecedented growth among Canada's senior population will mean shift in housing needs: experts

[Proposal Invitation] Urban, rural and northern Indigenous Housing Strategy

Urban, rural and northern Indigenous Housing StrategyIndigenous governments and organizations are invited to submit proposals for the establishment and management of the National Indigenous Housing Ce

[News] Government of Canada announces the Inclusive Workplaces campaign to encourage employers to hire persons with disabilities

From: Employment and Social Development CanadaNews releaseJanuary 31, 2024         Gatineau, Quebec      Employment and Social Development CanadaCanada’s greatest resource is its peo

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