Right now, Canada has more people over the age of 65 than under the age of 15, and in 40 years, seniors will make up one quarter of the country’s population. Terms like “silver tsunami” alongside headlines like “Baby boom to ageing gloom” indicate the negative light that is often cast onto this demographic shift. […]
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We’ve extended the deadline for the AGE 3.0 call for posters. Please submit your abstract by July 25th.
CRACKED is an innovative, research-based play that follows persons with dementia and their families on their unique journeys with dementia, from diagnosis to their new lives in long-term care. Coming to Toronto in July: three dates, three locations.
If you’re a student interested in learning more about ACT, be sure to check out this event on Saturday, June 11th.
This month’s InFocus piece captures some of the great moments of last weekend’s Aging Activisms Media Capsules Workshop, a collaboration between Trent University and Concordia University. Here’s the link to the story: https://storify.com/ACTProject/aging-activisms-media-capsules-workshop