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2024 Conference – Building Healthy Communities: Uniting Experience, Research, and Practice for Ontario’s Age-Friendly Future

The Ontario Age-Friendly Communities Outreach Program’s 2024 Conference was held from March 20 to 22, 2024. Check out the recordings and resources by clicking Read More below.

A New e-Learning Resource on Age-Friendly Communities

The Ontario Age-Friendly Communities Outreach Program is pleased to announce the launch of a new online learning course on age-friendly communities: “Modules to Support Planning, Implementation, Evaluation and Sustainability”.

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Planning a Virtual Conference: A Practical Guide

This toolkit covers the strategic and technical aspects of executing a virtual conference and can be tailored to meet the goals and capacity of your team. While the scope of this document pertains to virtual conferences, its core strategy may be useful for other events.

Southeast Regional Integrated Memory Program (RIMP)

The SE Regional Integrated Memory Program (RIMP) is an innovative outpatient program at Providence Care supporting individuals with cognitive disorders and their care partners with a specialized integrated approach.

Centre for Studies in Aging & Health: Creating, Applying & Sharing Knowledge Providence Care

The Centre for Studies in Aging and Health and Providence Care is a leading source for creating, applying and sharing knowledge to support the health and
well-being of older adults and their care partners.

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eHealth Care Resources for Health Care Professionals and Individuals & Caregivers.

Younger man with father in wheelchair on a walk through a park

The SE Regional Integrated Memory Program (RIMP) is a unique inter-professional service which provides a comprehensive diagnostic assessment, cross consultation, follow-up care and access to supports and therapies for individuals with memory and related cognitive problems.

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CSAH Linkages: May 2024 – Bone and Joint Health in Older Adults. 

Linkages is a monthly e-newsletter that includes a listing of upcoming events, opportunities and updates related to aging, health and caring for older adults. This month’s reading list features some of the most recent resources and information about Bone and Joint Health in Older Adults.

 

Recorded Webinar: Increasing Digital & Financial Literacy  (Elder Abuse Prevention Ontario)
Recorded Webinar: Homeowners Across Ontario Need to be Aware of Door-to-Door Scams  (Elder Abuse Prevention Ontario)
May 1-3: Conference: Change the Culture of Aging at Walk with Me (RIA)
May 6 – June 2: Workshop: Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) for Anxiety among Older Adults (Institute for Life Course and Aging)
May 6: WorkshopCommunication 101: Bridging the Gap Workshop (DeafBlind Services Ontario)
May 8 & 15: WorkshopInterventions for Memory and Aging: A Train-the-Trainer Workshop (Baycrest)
May 13th: Purposeful Interventions: Through Dialogue, Assessment, Advocacy and Support (Elder Abuse Prevention Ontario)
May 14, 2024: Webinar: Older Adults and Estate Planning: How to Talk to Your Family and What Do You Talk About? (Sinai Health/University Health Network:)
May 14th: Conference: Safe Havens: Emergency Shelter Solutions for Older People in Canada (CNPEA, CREVAWC, EAPO)
May 15-17, 2024: Conference, Toronto: Future of Aging Summit (RTOERO)
May 21 – 30: Conference: AGE-WELL EPIC Conference (AGE-WELL)
June 3: Webinar: Sensory Integration: Making Sensory Engagement Material (DeafBlind Services Ontario)
June 3 – June 30, 2024Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) for Depression among Older Adults (Institute for Life Course and Aging)
June 11, 2024: Webinar: Older Adults and Vascular Disease: Life after Heart Surgery (Sinai Health/University Health Network:)
Jun. 12: National On-line Event: World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD) 2024 (Elder Abuse Prevention Ontario)
October 28-29, 2024: Conference: Aging Well Conference (Older Adult Centres Association of Ontario)

Reading List

Bone and Joint Health in Older Adults 

This reading list includes links to and summaries of a variety of resources, including considerations regarding:
  • Bone mineral density (BMD)
  • Bone metabolism
  • Osteoporosis
  • Sarcopenia
  • Rheumatoid arthritis (RA)
  • Sedentary behaviour (SB)
  • Musculoskeletal pain and loneliness
  • Nutritional status and intake
  • Aerobic and resistance exercise
  • Physiotherapy exercise
  • Musculoskeletal disorders (MSKDs)
  • Resistance training (RT)

All of our reading lists can be found on the Reading Lists page of Sagelink.

 

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