This handout includes an overview of why it is important to recruit and retain older workers, it addresses misconceptions about older workers, tips for recruiting and retaining an inclusive and intergenerational workforce as well as legal obligations. 19 pages. Last reviewed June 2018.
This report describes a project undertaken in Toronto to engage with older adults to map how well a specific neighbourhood was equipped to support aging in place, identify barriers and strategies to enhance the livability of the community. 80 pages. Last reviewed June 2018.
This toolkit is designed to help municipalities to plan to support their older population to age in place. It includes examples and techniques for coordination and their cost effectiveness. 36 pages. Last reviewed June 2018.
The authors investigated the consequences of subjective experiences of neighbourhood safety and social cohesion on older adults mental health. Their findings suggest the importance of promoting perceived neighbourhood safety and social cohesion particularly for those with functional limitations. 11 pages. Last reviewed June 2018.
The authors investigated both neighbourhood and home as socio-spatial realms of older adults and explored the relationship between health and place. They also looked at objective and subjective measures and their associations with cognition. 11 pages. Last reviewed June 2018.