June 26, 1-2 PM EDT. Join Galen MacLusky for this one hour introductory webinar as he explores Human-Centred Design, Design Thinking, and their relevance for community changemakers. To learn more or to register click here.

June 7th 1-2PM EDT. Join Liz Weaver, Mark Cabaj and Paul Born for this webinar where they reflect on the results of "When Collective Impact has an Impact" report and the implications this evaluation might have on the future design of Vibrant Communities Canada.  To learn more or to register click here.

Ottawa, June 25 and Kingston, June 26. Tamarack is providing a workshop showcasing simple, practical tools and approaches to building trust. Participants will be able to bring these back into their collaborative efforts and renew engagement and shared ownership.  To learn more or to register for either the Ottawa or Kingston workshop click here.

Dementia Friendly Communities Ontario is working to to support people living with dementia in our communities.  To learn more visit http://alzheimer.ca/en/on/We-can-help/Dementia-Friendly-Communities-Ontario.  Help spread the word by sharing the pdf poster.

This framework from the AARP Foundation discusses way to understand isolation, risk factors, causes and consequences, interventions to reduce isolation, ways to measure isolation as well as further research needed.  52 pages. Last reviewed May 2018.

This publication discusses a study exploring the unique and important stories of older immigrants aging in Canada. 104 pages. Last reviewed May 2018.

This research to practice paper sought to examine older immigrants and factors which make them susceptible to isolation.12 pages. Last reviewed May 2018.

June 21, 2018 from 12-1PM EDT. Join Jim Diers and Paul Born for this webinar as they discuss how we bring 'community' back into neighbourhoods and create more vibrant connections in the places we live. Click here for more information or to register.

This book provides an overview of the latest research findings on vulnerability and resilience to help inform older people and those who work with them. 88 pages. Last reviewed May 2018.

Tuesday, June 19 from 12-1 PM EDT. Join this webinar as Jordana Maisel and Brittany Perez give a presentation about inclusive design and age-friendly communities. Inclusive design is becoming a higher priority across municipalities due to the increasing societal focus on preventative health outcomes, community participation and engagement, and an aging population. Register here.