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Help boost #YEGSeniors services by signing this declaration.

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What is a Declaration?

A declaration is a written or spoken statement about what people feel or believe. This seniors sector (Network) Declaration states the importance of having strong community support for older adults to age well in their homes of choice.

Edmonton Seniors Coordinating Council

We bring people, ideas, and information together to build collaborative approaches to services, supports and circumstances affecting older adults.

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Point of connection for collaborative action

By providing a point of connection, we facilitate collaborative action on issues affecting older Edmontonians. We work with organizations that serve older adults to support healthy aging.

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Latest news from the network

Find out about recent news, activities, and collaborations from Edmonton’s network of seniors-serving organizations.

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We also provide a hub for older Edmontonians to connect with their community – linking them to helpful information, activities, and resources.

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Stakeholder Spotlight: The Edmonton Aboriginal Seniors Centre (EASC)

We had the privilege of interviewing Deborah Rose, Executive Director of the Edmonton Aboriginal Seniors Centre. We learned from her that the Centre is celebrating its 37th anniversary this year! …

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Stakeholder Spotlight: The Métis Child and Family Services Society Edmonton (MCFS)

The Métis Child and Family Services Society Edmonton (MCFS) is a family resource centre in Edmonton that delivers, at no charge, culturally focused social service programs primarily to the Aboriginal…

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Driven by Compassion: The Essential Value of Mobility and Volunteerism Among Older Adults

Many older adults in Alberta play an invaluable role as volunteers, contributing significantly to their communities, oftentimes through organizations like Drive Happiness, which serve other older adults. Older adults are…

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Beyond Recreation: The Transformative Role of Senior Centres

The vitality of older adults is often untapped and underestimated. As the story of Tom and Cecille Grayson illustrates, older adults not only benefit from but also significantly contribute to…

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Aging is Universal

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Job Posting: Practice Coordinator

Download posting here Coordinated Seniors Outreach in Edmonton A collaborative approach to service delivery Edmonton Seniors Coordinating Council (ESCC) is the backbone organization, supporting a collaborative approach to deliver outreach…

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Toolkit for Fostering Inclusion in Senior Serving Organizations

Download the new Toolkit for Fostering Inclusion in Senior Serving Organizations. This Toolkit was a collaboration between Age Friendly Edmonton and the Edmonton Social Planning Council. Download here

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Seniors Week Poetry Chapbook

On June 5th, 2023 Age Friendly Edmonton held a Seniors’ Week Kick-off event. They asked seniors from around Edmonton to submit poetry on the topic of “Through the Eyes of…

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Student Position: Contact Lists Management System Administrator  – POSTING CLOSED

Edmonton Seniors Coordinating Council (ESCC) requires a summer student with excellent Microsoft Office, technical, communicating, and organizing skills to undertake the following:    Job Description:   Experience and Skills:  Education (working towards…

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Upcoming Events

Our partners always have something on the go. Check back often for events all year round!

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Seniors’ Week Kick-Off Event

City Hall 1 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

You are invited to our Seniors' Week kick off event! Join us as AFE volunteers, dignitaries and special guests mingle and mark the start of a week dedicated to thanking…

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Seniors’ Week Celebration at the Shaama Centre

329 Woodvale Road West 329 Woodvale Road West, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Open House, Sample (free) South Asian Street Food Cake and Tea will be served. Painting display Come with Family & Friends. Free Entrance Must register

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