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Giving Care: An approach to a better caregiving landscape in Canada

Canadian Centre for Caregiving Excellence

Giving Care: An approach to a better caregiving landscape in Canada is the Canadian Centre for Caregiving Excellence’s first policy whitepaper. The report aims to ignite a public conversation on the state of caregiving and offer potential policy solutions to address the many challenges and system

Hospice Care Alliance of British Columbia Terms of Reference

Hospice Care Alliance of British Columbia

In the Fall of 2019, the PHWG surveyed over 70 hospice organizations province-wide to get a better understanding of the current state of hospice services and programs. The hospice care current state assessment, with an unprecedented 76% response rate, revealed the strengths, gaps, challenges, and op

Report - It’s Time to Unleash the Power of Naturally Occurring Retirement Communities in Canada

National Institute on Ageing and NORC Innovation Centre

Supporting older Canadians to age in the right place will require innovative housing models and infrastructure that can support their independence, safety, health and social well-being. In this report, the NIA and the NORC Innovation Centre examine one such model: Naturally Occurring Retirement Comm

Recording: On Aging: Canadian Conversations - Social Prescribing with Dr. Kate Mulligan

Healthy Aging CORE and HelpAge Canada

This episode discusses Social Prescribing with Kate Mulligan. Social Prescribing is a holistic approach to healthcare that brings together the social and medical models of health and wellness. It provides a formal pathway for health providers to address the diverse determinants of health, using the

Ageing in the Right Place: Supporting Older Canadians to Live Where They Want

National Institute on Ageing

Supporting older adults to age in their own homes and/or communities for as long as possible, commonly referred to as “ageing in place,” can help Canada’s already-strained LTC systems. Yet doing so effectively also requires responsive systems and services that can enable what the NIA calls “

Webinar Recording: Self-Management Programs – What’s In Them For You?

Have you wondered about the many program options Self-Management BC currently offers, what happens in them, benefits to persons having difficulty managing their health, their family members & friends, and how active self-management can better support their involvement with health care providers,

Webinar Recording: Health Promotion Series: Age-friendly Communities: A Key Strategy in Promoting the Well-being of Older Adults

In September, 2022, CORE Canada launched a series of monthly 90-minute sessions focused on Mobilizing to Promote Health and Well-Being for Older Adults. This health promotion series builds on the recent webinars offered by The National Collaborating Centre for Determinants of Health (NCCDH) and

Webinar Recording: On Aging: Canadian Conversations – Housing and Aging in Community: An Intergenerational Approach with Raza MirzaOn Aging Canadian Conversations is a twice monthly series featuring discussions with thought leaders about timely topics on

On Aging Canadian Conversations is a twice monthly series featuring discussions with thought leaders about timely topics on aging. Join us for the third and fourth Thursday of every month for a 30-minute break in your day to get informed and inspired. The fourth episode this season featured the wor

Lumara Grief and Bereavement Care Programs

Lumara is a charitable organization that helps children, youth, adults & families cope with serious illness, grief, and bereavement. We bring light to grief and sorrow, nurturing healing and hope within the strength of community. Lumar is home of Camp Kerry, Canada’s very first Family Grief R


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