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[Podcast] Cultural Responsiveness in Intergenerational Programs

Generations United Podcast

Click HERE to listen to the full podcastAbout the SpeakersThis event was facilitated by Dr. Sarah Kastelic (Alutiiq), Executive Director of the National Indian Child Welfare Association, and featured opening remarks from Generations United's Executive Director Donna Butts. They are joined by Ma

[Resource] Intergen Resource Hub

North Shore Community Resources

Click HERE to view the full resourceThis resource include Planning and Developing Intergenerational Initiatives, Intergenerational Training Resources, Evaluating Tools and more!

[Free Lesson] Osteoarthritis and Exercise

McMaster Optimal Aging Portal

Click HERE to access the full lessonLesson OutlineOsteoarthritis, sometimes referred to as OA, is a common condition that affects our joints, causing pain, swelling, and stiffness.By taking this short, interactive lesson, you will learn the answers to the following questions:How common is OA of the

[Resource] Maximize Your Patio Season: A Senior’s Guide to Outdoor Activities

Julianna McLeod, All Seniors Care

Click HERE to view the full resourceMaximize Your Patio Season: A Senior’s Guide to Outdoor ActivitiesIt’s patio season at All Seniors Care. Sunshine! Fresh summer salads! Outdoor games!It’s no secret that Canadians love to spend as much time outside as possible during the summer months. They

[Scholarly Article] Early Omicron infection is associated with increased reinfection risk in older adults in long-term care and retirement facilities

Jessica A. Breznik et al

Click HERE to view the full research articleSummaryBackgroundOlder adults are at increased risk of SARS-CoV-2 Omicron infection and severe disease, especially those in congregate living settings, despite high SARS-CoV-2 vaccine coverage. It is unclear whether hybrid immunity (combined vaccination an

[Resource] For people affected by dementia: Summer Emergency Preparedness

Alzheimer Society

Click HERE to view the resource on the Alzheimer Society WebsiteSummer emergency preparednessAs we continue into the summer, extreme heat, and emergencies like wildfires and flooding, could happen unexpectedly.While events like heat waves, wildfires and flooding have become regular occurrences, they

[Brochure] 2024 Summit Brochure: Claiming Our Space, Naming Our Future

HelpAge Canada

Download the Proposal Invitation and Brochure PDFS below

[Resource] Strengthening community connections: the future of public health is at the neighbourhood scale

Mulligan K

Click HERE to access this resourceCommunity-led action at the neighbourhood scale has been vital to address complex health inequities during the COVID-19 pandemic in Canada. This report was commissioned by the Office of the Chief Public Health Officer (CPHO) at the Public Health Agency of Canada, to

[Report] Healthy Aging Interventions, Programs, and Initiatives: An Environmental Scan


Click HERE to view the full reportClick HERE to visit the CADTH website to learn moreSummaryCanadians are generally living longer in good health than previous generations. However, there is still a high risk of frailty among community-dwelling older adults. With the older adult population stea


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