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Housing Precarity - Navigation and Peer Support Community of Practice - April 13, 2022

Seniors Subsidized Housing Units on slide 10 of the PowerPoint attached was updated based on new data from BC Housing that was obtained after the presentation.

The Giving Report 2022


The fifth edition of The Giving Report 2022 highlights insights, trends, and challenges that Canadian charities are currently facing. There is a steady decline in the number of Canadians that donate to charities, and an increased reliance on a smaller group of ageing donors to give. Meanwhile, over

Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre Bulletins - Ukraine Charity Scams, Cryptocurrency Scams, Emergency Grandparents Scam

Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre

Please see attached fraud bulletins from the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre: Ukraine Charity Scams Cryptocurrency Scams Emergency Grandparents Scam

Report: Out-of-pocket expenses related to aging in place for frail older people: a scoping review

JBI Evidence Synthesis

Abstract Objective:  The objective of this scoping review was to map and describe the available evidence reporting out-of-pocket expenses related to aging in place for older people with frailty and their caregivers. Introduction:  As the global population ages, there has been increasing atte

Charity Insights Canada Project

Carleton University's Master of Philanthropy and Nonprofit Leadership

Carleton University’s Master of Philanthropy and Nonprofit Leadership (MPNL) faculty team is launching a major five-year research project that will change our knowledge about the charitable sector in Canada. Through weekly surveys, the Charity Insights Canada Project—Projet Canada Perspectiv

Report on the Charities Program 2020 to 2021

Minister of National Revenue

Canada’s charitable sector is passionate, diverse, and dynamic, offering essential services in the face of change and challenges. The Charities Directorate recognizes the value of the sector’s contributions to Canadian society and aims to support charities while protecting the sector and the pub

e-Learning: Cannabis and Older Adults

Canadian Coalition for Seniors’ Mental Health

The Canadian Coalition for Seniors’ Mental Health (CCSMH) is pleased to let you know that free, asynchronous, accredited eLearning modules on Cannabis and Older Adults (English version) are now available.  The French modules will be available Spring 2022. Here's what you need to know: The

Article: Effect of a physical activity and behaviour maintenance programme on functional mobility decline in older adults: the REACT (Retirement in Action) randomised controlled trial

Prof Afroditi Stathi, PhD Prof Colin J Greaves, PhD Prof Janice L Thompson, PhD Janet Withall, PhD Peter Ladlow, PhD Prof Gordon Taylor, PhD et al.

Summary Background Mobility limitations in old age can greatly reduce quality of life, generate substantial health and social care costs, and increase mortality. Through the Retirement in Action (REACT) trial, we aimed to establish whether a community-based active ageing intervention could prevent

GRANT APPLICATION: Men's Sheds Start-Up Details and Documents (2022-2023)

Do you know of individuals thinking of starting a Men’s Shed in your community? United Way B.C.'s Healthy Aging Department and Men’s Shed Association of BC can help!  In British Columbia, there are currently 19 Sheds and many more in development. A provincial network, Men’s Shed Associatio


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