This pdf presentation and audio recording of a webinar hosted by the Canadian Gerontological Association, Public Health Agency of Canada and Canadian Health Human Resource Network reviews demographic and health, psychological and community level approaches to addressing social isolation in older adults.
This International Federation on Ageing publication includes information on how Age-Friendly policies have a positive economic impact, how to scale up small projects to increase positive results, a listing of toolkits, guidelines and other resource manuals, examples of AFC initiatives that have used alternative language, and more.
This document from the Association of Municipalities Ontario describes their role at the forefront of developing AFC and providing vital services to seniors including long-term care, affordable housing, public health services and community support services. It provides an outline of key issues for municipal governments, including opportunities for improvement and recommendations are made.
This presentation used examples from Nova Scotia as a way to illustrate the use of milestone questions for evaluation purposes as well as including process evaluation into the implementation plan and how to use the communities needs assessment in the evaluation process.
This archived webinar presentation provides an overview of Age-Friendly Communities and Dementia Friendly Communities across the globe; the similarities and differences between the two movements and how they can be brought together to reduce duplication and save energy and expense.
This archived webinar reviews the ways in which AFC, the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act and Universal Design complement one another. Considerations for communities to address their seniors housing and care needs are also discussed.