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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 invites you to join us from March 20 to 22, 2024 for our virtual conference: “Building Healthy Communities: Uniting Experience, Research, and Practice for Ontario’s Age-Friendly Future.”

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.

Health Care

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: February 2024 (Technology to Mitigate Social Isolation and Loneliness)

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 Age Friendly and Remote Communities

Feb. 12: Communication 101: Bridging the Gap (Deaf Blind Ontario Services)
Feb. 12: Integrating Emotion-Focused Therapy Principles and Interventions in Working with Older Adults (4 week online workshop) (Institute for Life Course and Aging)
Feb. 15: Navigating the Link Between Alzheimer’s Disease & Fall Risks: Understanding, Prevention, and Care (Loop Fall Prevention Community of Practice)
Feb. 22 : Implementing Sex & Gender Considerations into Health Research Funding Policy – What are we Learning? (Age-Well)
Feb. 25: Sensory Integration: Making Sensory Engagement Meaningful (Deaf Blind Ontario Services)
Mar. 11: Hoarding in Later Life (4 week online workshop) (Institute for Life Course and Aging)
May.1-3: Walk With Me Conference for Culture Change (RIA)

Reading List

Technology to Mitigate Social Isolation and Loneliness
This reading list includes links to and summaries of a variety of resources including considerations regarding:

  • Technological interventions,
  • Information and Communication Technologies (ICT),
  • Technology-supported interventions,
  • Social isolation and loneliness,
  • Digital technology,
  • Online interventions,
  • Communication Technologies (CT),
  • Digital Technology Interventions (DTI),
  • Digital interaction model,
  • Assistive technology,
  • Technology training program,
  • Internet-based technology tools,
  • Health-related quality of life among older adults.

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

Health Care Provider Resources

Older Adults & Caregivers Resources