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Programs and Initiatives

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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Building Relations - Bronson RISE, Kateri Native Ministry

Program Description: In collaboration with Bronson RISE, the Kateri Native Ministry is embarking on Building Relations, a new intergenerational program bringing together elders of all different cultu

AGE-WELL Knowledge Hubs and Affiliated Start-ups

AGE-WELL NCE is Canada’s technology and aging network. We are dedicated to the creation of technologies and services that benefit older adults and caregivers. Our aim is to help older Canadians main

Heart and Stroke

Description: Heart & Stroke is a leading funder of life-saving research, which has led to breakthroughs such as heart transplant surgery and a revolutionary stroke treatment that cuts deaths by 5

Gatekeeper - BC Association of Community Response Networks (BC CRN)

Program Description: Gatekeeper is a tool used by local CRNs (Community Response Networks) to work directly with essential workers to learn to spot the signs of adult abuse, neglect, and self-neglect

Fraser Lake Age-Friendly Action Plan

Overview: The Fraser Lake Age-friendly Action Plan is a set of goals, initiatives, and actions that contribute to making Fraser Lake municipality an age-friendly community and region where older adul

Coquitlam Men's Shed Society

Program Feature: The Coquitlam Men’s Shed Society is an independent organization dedicated to men’s physical and mental health. This Shed is a member of the Men’s Shed Association of BC as we

National Initiative for the Care of the Elderly (NICE)

Description: The National Initiative for the Care of the Elderly (NICE) is a not-for-profit charitable organization created in 2005 from the Networks of Centres of Excellence New Initiatives grant. W

Senior Centre Without Walls (SCWW)

Description: Senior Centre Without Walls (SCWW) offers a unique opportunity for Manitobans, 55 years of age and older, to join educational and recreational programs from the comfort of their own home

Carma House - Wellspring

Wellspring Calgary is a charitable organization with a vision to ensure no one has to face cancer alone. Founded in 2007, Wellspring Calgary is a warm and welcoming community that offers programs and


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