Name of Committee: Older Adult Advisory Committee

Population: 61,735


This research article reviews community participation restriction in adults 50 years and older with condition-associated burden across a number of variables. 11 pages. Last reviewed August 2018.

The objective of this study was to examine the personal characteristics, disease-related impairment variables, such as activity limitations and environmental factors as correlates of social participation in older adults with vision loss. The investigators utilized the WHO's International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health Model. 11 pages. Last reviewed August 2018.

AFC Communities in Western Ontario

Population: 133,113


Program Description

AFC Communities in Northern Ontario

Name of Committee: Fort Frances Age-friendly Committee

Population: 7,739


Program Description

The AFC work is led by a community based organization/network. The community is currently working on implementing the tasks of their Action Plan. Their focus areas are transportation, isolation/inclusion and assistive living.

AFC Communities in Eastern Ontario

Name of Committee: Seniors Advisory Committee

Population: 13,150


Program Description

The AFC work is led by municipal staff. South Glengarry is currently working on implementing their AFC Action Plan.

Current Funding:

FASTlinks is a series of web-based maps that display links for elder care services in South East Ontario organized into 10 common elder care domains. The 10 domains are organized by function, rather than disease diagnosis. FASTlinks was developed by the CSAH in collaboration with the Aging with Co-morbidities Network.

This webpage showcases innovative examples from municipalities, seniors’ associations and developers.  Last reviewed July 2018.

This publication provides a comprehensive overview of the benefits of age-friendly communities in America.  28 pages. Last reviewed July 2018.

This handout provides a definition of age-friendly workplaces and a checklist for employers to assess how age-friendly their workplace is. 8 pages. Last reviewed June 2018.