June 1st is INTERGENERATIONAL DAY CANADA. Since 2010, this day has been officially recognized by 12 provinces and territories and over 100 Canadian cities.
National guidelines on depression among older adults were recently updated by the Canadian Coalition for Seniors Mental Health (CCSMH).
Do you know any older adults aged 55 or over with a spare bedroom in their home who could benefit from some supplemental income and assistance around the home? Canada HomeShare could help them age-in-place more comfortably!
Do you work with caregivers of loved ones with dementia? Dr. Susan Hunter has worked extensively with this population and the use of the gait aids. Please share this article with your clientele.
September is World Alzheimer’s Month. Over 565,000 Canadians are living with Alzheimer’s Disease or some form of dementia, and this number is set to rise to nearly 1 MILLION Canadians in less than 12 years. Local Alzheimer Societies across Ontario are here to help.