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[Case Study] Building Affordable, Climate Resilient and Socially Connected Innovative Housing Developments

SFU Renewable Cities

Housing affordability, livability, climate adaptation and social isolation are growing issues in B.C. and beyond. Innovative housing developments hold great potential in harnessing strategically located, under-utilized land to build mixed-use, multi-unit housing to address these interconnected issue

[Resource] The BC Jewish Queer and Trans Seniors Resource Guide

JQT Vancouver

Thanks to a BC Community Response Network project grant, the financial support of the Province of British Columbia, and the private donation made by Jeff Kushner of Victoria, BC, we have developed THE BC JEWISH QUEER & TRANS SENIORS RESOURCE GUIDE to address knowledge gaps regarding Jewish, LGBT

Briefing Note: Shelter Aid for Elderly Renters (SAFER)

United Way British Columbia

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[Resource] Resourceful and Resilient: Challenges Facing B.C.’s Rural Seniors

Office of the Seniors Advocate British Columbia

In this report, Seniors Advocate Isobel Mackenzie summarizes the disproportionate challenges to healthy aging experienced by seniors living in B.C.’s rural communities. ‘Resilient and Resourceful: Challenges Facing BC’s Rural Seniors’ looks at the differences between rural and urban seniors

[Resource] Best Buy Digital Citizen

Best Buy Canada

Explore, have fun, and build new skills for free.Our online lessons are designed to give you the skills to confidently use your tech. Here are the benefits:Learn at your own paceDigital skills coursesHow-to guidesExplore Best Buy Digital Citizen

[Resource] Clinical Frailty Scale

Dalhousie University

Clinical Frailty Scale

[Video] An Open Door: An insight into Men’s Shed Northern Ireland

NI Science Festival

An Open Door: An insight into Men’s Shed Northern Ireland

[Report] Link Workers in Social Prescribing for Young People Work

Sheffield Futures

Social Prescribing has an established recognition regarding the benefits provided to the health-related social needs of adults, but little is known about how the intervention addresses young people’s needs

[Webinar] How Social Enterprise Can Solve Our Most Costly Problems | Shaun Loney

TEDx Talks

Problem solvers such as social enterprises, social entrepreneurs and the small farm movement are demonstrating we can tackle society’s most stubborn problems affordably. How do we reinvent government to make it all happen? Shaun's best-selling book, An Army of Problem Solvers was published in Oct


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