By addressing a range of factors that may lead to social isolation, PEGASIS is encouraging and promoting healthy connections and building networks among seniors, caregivers, and communities.
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Outreach Toolkit (manual, interview guide, resource list, and collaborative case management process) developed for support workers who do outreach to isolated and at-risk seniors in Edmonton (ESCC, updated 2017)
Older Adults Needs Assessment Highlight Report and Final Report (Age Friendly Edmonton, 2016) highlighting Edmonton seniors’ perspectives on recreation, social isolation, volunteering, services for aging in place, and safety and security.
Report on the Social Isolation of Seniors (Government of Canada, 2014)
The Future of Loneliness (Friends of the Elderly, United Kingdom, 2014)
Aging in Place: A Neighbourhood Strategy (City of Edmonton, 2007)