On November 23rd at the National Institute on Ageing at Ryerson University, this conference brings together experts, thought leaders, practitioners and delegates to "widen the lens" to look at the models, practices and stakeholders that will be need to support older adults to age in place. A varietyof age-friendly perspectives will be explored.

The 13th Annual Geriatric Emergency Management Nursing Network Conference will run from 8am-4:30pm at the Holiday Inn Toronto Yorkdale.

The Alzheimer Society of KFL&A is presenting a Dementia Conference featuring Dr. Marla Shapiro and Dr. John Puxty.

The Canadian Conference on Dementia is a biennial national conference dedicated to advancing knowledge on dementia in scientific research and clinical care.  Over 2 and half days from Nov. 2nd to 4th you will engage with eminent researchers and renowned scholars on cutting edge topics in dementia at the Sheraton Centre Toronto. The 9th CCD is thrilled to offer a new and exciting program involving interactive discussions, workshops, plenary sessions and a lively debate. For more information and registration details click here.

This 3 day conference will explore emerging trends and best practices that include relationship-centred care and highlight innovative ways to build capacity through community engagement, education, research and technology; cultivating compassion and dignity in an aging society.

This one day course on fall prevention is sponsored by Simcoe Muskoka Integrated Fall Strategy. Topics being discussed include sarcopenia & osteporosis, updates in footwear safety, intra LHIN collaboration and a new approach to fall prevention in older adults. 

The Alzheimer Society of Ontario is hosting a knowledge exchange opportunity for local Alzheimer Societies, people living with dementia, as well as professionals offering falls prevention and recreational services to older adults.  The event will be held at the Crown Plaza Toronto Airport Hotel and there is no registration fee for this conference. Registration deadline is August 21st.  Register here.

Toronto, Canada from June 20-21, 2017.  This years conference theme is "Expanding Implementation Perspectives: Engaging Systems”. The conference provides an opportunity to learn, share, network and socialize with others who are passionate about implementation science, practice, and policy. Register here.

Hosted by iDAPT, Toronto Rehabilitation Institute-UHN, this 2-day international conference (June 15-16) will highlight the latest in slips, trips and falls research and products. Presentations, workshops and panel discussions will include topics such as slip resistance evaluation, flooring and material development, and the design of stairs, handrails, ramps, bathtubs, sidewalks, and other environmental features.  Register here.

Thursday June 15, 2017 – 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM.  The Grenville OPP in Partnership with Victim Services of Leeds and Grenville present ...ELDER ABUSE Presentations "Recognizing and Supporting the Older Adults at Risk in Our Community" at the North Grenville Municipal Centre with   

  • Judith Wahl, LL.B Executive Director, Advocacy Centre for the Elderly 
  • Detective Constable John Armit, Anti Rackets Branch, OPP 
  • Stephanie Cadieux, East Regional Consultant, Elder Abuse Ontario
Registration is limited to 200 people (Registration form here).  No cost to participate but there must be a commitment to attend. Email Amanda for more details

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