The authors provide a concise overview on why age specific approaches to managing substance abuse are needed.

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

This short whiteboard animation provides information and support for families of people with Alzheimers Disease. The information is presented in a lively user-friendly way with simple and direct language. The video was created by Dr. Susan Lane MD CCFP (CoE), with support from the North East Specialized Geriatric Centre.

This fact sheet covers screening and identification, diagnosis and management strategies of alcohol misuse and dependence in older adults.

Wednesday, September 19, 2012
Institute for Safe Medication Practices Canada

The Institute for Safe Medication Practices (ISMP) Canada focuses on the advancement of safety with medication. It is in collaboration with healthcare groups, agencies and movers/shakers provincially, and internationally to make known information to make better practices where medications are being used, delievered.  They not only report but prevent situations of harmful disasters and encourage steps towardds quality improvement with initiatives. 

Tuesday, February 4, 2014
Lindsay Olgivie

You can access the reading list on falls prevention, nutrition and hydration by clicking opening the attached document. 

Tuesday, October 29, 2013
Lindsay Olgivie
Seniors Health Knowledge Network - Library Service 
Friday, October 25, 2013
Marguerite Thomas 

Exercise and Falls Prevention Classes

Thursday, October 15, 2015

Hello All,

Tuesday, September 11, 2012
Project Coordinator - Karen McNeil
Friday, June 28, 2013

Aging and Developmental Disabilities Community of Practice

This is the first edition of the Seniors Health Knowledge Network (SHKN) Aging and Developmental Disabilities Community of Practice Newsletter June 2013