Seniors' Week is June 7-13. Pack your lunch and join Age Friendly Edmonton and friends on Zoom for a three-part series of talks on healthy aging.
Caregivers Alberta is marking 20 years since its inception. It was founded in 2001 by a group of caregivers looking to provide other caregivers with support for their own well-being.
Ageism refers to stereotyping and the ensuing prejudice and discrimination against people based on their age. Although ageism can be experienced by younger people, the impacts are different, and arguably more serious, when experienced in older age.
We are looking for people interested in transforming how healthy aging is imagined, invested in, and supported in community. Apply to be part of the Interim Collective Leadership Group.
With a global pandemic to respond to, 2020 was a busy year for ESCC as we worked collaboratively with other seniors network organizations to meet the needs of older Edmontonians. Read the full report to learn more!
ElderCare Edmonton has a long history in the capital region. The organization offers therapeutic recreational programming to strengthen seniors' independence and quality of life.
2019-2020 was a busy year for Age Friendly Edmonton. During the year, our initiative worked on projects to help make Edmonton an Age Friendly city and raise awareness surrounding Age Friendly topics.
The shock wave from the pandemic highlights ongoing challenges. ESCC invites organizations in Edmonton's network serving older adults to join conversations to transform Edmonton's seniors framework.
As its name indicates, the Alzheimer Society of Alberta and Northwest Territories serves a large geographic area. Staff at seven office locations provide information, support, and education; and advocate for people living with dementia.
Our Age Friendly Edmonton team wants to share the joy of podcasts with presentations. If you are a senior serving organization and would like to schedule a Zoom presentation, one of our team members will be happy to connect with you.
2020 was the fifth year of operation for the Seniors Home Supports Program (SHSP). SHSP recently released its 2020 Evaluation Report.
211 and the Seniors Information Phone Line have released figures from 2020 in the latest annual report. It was a busy year, as the service became an important source of information during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The SRT is a multi-disciplinary, multi-sector network of people from community-based organizations, businesses and commercial enterprises, governments and government agencies, primary care networks, and academic institutions.