This pdf presentation and audio recording of a webinar hosted by the Canadian Gerontological Association, Public Health Agency of Canada and Canadian Health Human Resource Network reviews demographic and health, psychological and community level approaches to addressing social isolation in older adults.

This pdf presentation provides an overview of Manitoba’s work with the WHO and PHAC and others to create Age-Friendly Communities.

This presentation used examples from Nova Scotia as a way to illustrate the use of milestone questions for evaluation purposes as well as including process evaluation into the implementation plan and how to use the communities needs assessment in the evaluation process.

Margaret Denton and Lucy Marco presented this webinar focusing on objectives to guide communities through the implementation and evaluation process of AFC.

This archived webinar presentation provides an overview of Age-Friendly Communities and Dementia Friendly Communities across the globe; the similarities and differences between the two movements and how they can be brought together to reduce duplication and save energy and expense.

This Grantmakers in Aging presentation takes a comprehensive look at the benefits for the creation and maintenance of Age-Friendly Communities. 

This archived webinar reviews the ways in which AFC, the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act and Universal Design  complement one another. Considerations for communities to address their seniors housing and care needs are also discussed. 

Dr. Ruth Dubin, Associate Professor at Queen'sUniversity and Northern Ontario School of Medicine and Co-Chair of the Project ECHO Ontario Chronic pain and Co-Chair of the Canadian Pain Society Special Interest Group, gave an overview of Pain in the Elderly in an online presentation to health care professionals in South East Ontario via the Ontario Telemedicine Network on May 9th, 2017.  A copy of the event flyer and link to the presentation recording are available.

Fatima Ali, Consultant Pharmacist, Providence manor, MediSystem Pharmacy, gave an overview of Antipsychotic Use in the Elderly in an online presentation to health care professionals in South East Ontario via the Ontario Telemedicine Network on June 13th, 2017.  A copy of the event flyer and link to the presentation, and presentation recording are available.

Paige Moorhouse, Tara Sampalli and Ashley Harnish presented this webinar about their community-based study where they assessed the implementation feasibility and impact of the "Frailty Portal" in the identification, raising awareness of, care planning and delivery of appropriate care for the frail population in community primary care practice.  Watch the recording of the webinar here.

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