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Programs and Initiatives profiled on Healthy Aging CORE provide examples of the important work being done by local, provincial, and national organizations and the value of these programs and initiatives in promoting health and well-being and fostering resilience for older adults seniors.

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Gateway Rural Health

Gateway Rural Health, based in Goderich Ontario, aims to improve the health and quality of life of rural residents in Huron, Perth, Grey, and Bruce Counties. Founded in 2008, this not-for-profit is go

Grandmothers Advocacy Network (GRAN)

https://grandmothersadvocacy.org/   GRAN is a dynamic network of volunteers from across Canada working together to influence policy change and stimulate effective action in Canada and international

Aging in the Right Place (AIRP)

Aging in the Right Place (AIRP) is a multi-year, three-city research partnership led by Simon Fraser University focused on understanding what works and why when it comes to efforts at addressing homel

IRIS: Increasing Recreation Involving Seniors

Program Introduction IRIS: Increasing Recreation Involving Seniors, a program of Castlegar CRN, part of the BCCRN. Supporting local seniors by creating inclusive and diverse opportunities for recreat

Family Caregivers of British Columbia - Greater Victoria Caregiver Support Program 

  “I care about a caregiver, and I am not alone” says Jim LaMorte, a Family Caregiver of BC community member that created a Circle of Support for his friend and family caregiver, Art. Family C

COURAGE: Action for Better Aging initiative

Program Description As Canada’s population ages, there is an urgent need to reimagine aging to meet the clear expectations of a growing population of older adults. Over 90 per cent of older adults

HelpAge Canada - Connected Elders and Youth

  Intro The HelpAge Canada Mission is to work in partnership with others to improve and maintain the quality of life of vulnerable older persons and their communities in Canada and around the wor

PaRx, A Prescription for Nature

PaRx, or A Prescription for Nature, is a national nature prescription program that Parks Canada has recently joined. Studies are showing that increased time in nature can help with anxiety and mental


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