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The Health Benefits of Physical Activity Among Adults and Older Adults

Government of Manitoba

This two page infographic includes data and sources on The Health Benefits of Physical Activity Among Adults and Older Adults.

Webinar: Dementia Friendly Communities

Healthy Aging by United Way

January was Alzheimer’s Awareness Month -  a reminder us that many people around us are living with dementia and that their lives  - and those of their caregivers - benefit significantly when other community members are sensitive to their situation and challenges. To keep this notion alive year

Ageism Amplifies Cost and Prevalence of Health Conditions

Becca R Levy, PhD, Martin D Slade, MPH, E-Shien Chang, MA, Sneha Kannoth, MPH, Shi-Yi Wang, MD, PhD

The persistent status of ageism as one of the least acknowledged forms of prejudice may be due in part to an absence of quantifying its costs in economic terms. In this study, we calculated the costs of ageism on health conditions for all persons aged 60 years or older in the United States during 1

A Billion Reasons to Care

Office of the Seniors Advocate

A Billion Reasons to Care is the first provincial review of the $1.4 billion-dollar contracted long-term care sector in British Columbia. The review examined industry contracts, annual audited financial statements and detailed reporting on revenue and expenditures for the years 2016/17 and 2017/18.

Promoting Seniors’ Well-Being: The Seniors’ Mental Health Policy Lens Toolkit

Penny MacCourt

The Seniors’ Mental Health Policy Lens has been designed to promote and support the mental health and well-being of all seniors. • It is a set of questions to identify (or predict) any direct or indirect negative repercussions of policies, programs and services (in place or proposed), on senior

An overview of healthy aging strategies in rural and urban Canada


The Saskatchewan Population Health and Evaluation Research Unit (SPHERU) conducted this environmental scan to document healthy aging frameworks and interventions across Canada at the federal and provincial/territorial levels of government. The purpose of this environmental scan is to document the c

Accounting standards for not-for-profit organizations (ASNPO)

Chartered Professional Accountants Canada

Discover a wealth of education, information and resources related to accounting standards for private enterprises. Apply filters to narrow your results for publications, CPA Magazine articles, courses, webinars, blogs and more.

Care receivers in Canada, 2018

Statistics Canada

The 2018 General Social Survey on Caregiving and Care Receiving collects information on Canadians who provide care to family and friends with a long-term health condition, disability or problems related to aging. The survey also covers individuals who receive this care and about the challenges both

Canada Revenue Agency Quick Links

Canada Revenue Agency

CRA Outreach provides information on tax measures, filing, credit and benefits entitlements to Indigenous Peoples, Seniors, Newcomers, Persons with Disabilities, Youth and lower income Canadians.  CRA has tools and resources available to assist individuals in applying for the credits and benefits t


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