10 Interior communities receive age-friendly grants
Ten communities in the Interior of BC committed to Age-Friendly Communities. Grants received through UBCM’s Age-Friendly Communities Grant program. WeRead more.
Embracing community helps us live longer
“Loneliness kills. It’s as powerful as smoking or alcoholism.” Embracing community is good for your health no matter what ageRead more.
Gardens and Us
What are the success factors for creating an intergenerational garden? See our Age-friendly Communities Garden Guide, developed as part ofRead more.
Older Canadians on the Move
New report on the diverse transportation needs of older adults. ElderConnect will help local communities navigate and connect around theseRead more.
The 4 Pillars of Embrace Aging
As mentioned in the previous post, research indicates that taking a preventative approach and focusing on the social determinants of health can help people achieve an optimal level of health andRead more.
Aging and Living Well
The good news is... we are all living longer. By 2038, people 65 and older will represent a quarter ofRead more.
The Power of Connection
How we connect is really important- sending a simple letter in the mail can touch someones day! Great little videoRead more.
ElderConnecting the dots.
“Jill’s” parents, Mr. and Mrs. “Ross”, followed their retirement dream and moved across the country. But when her dad diedRead more.