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There are some things you should look out for if you are dating as an older adult. Online dating sites leave any vetting up to the user. If you decide to meet someone, make sure you are in a public space and that you don't share your personal information right away. Read this resource to learn more.
Communities respond to disasters differently depending on the type of disaster and the characteristics of the community itself. We can use models to predict how well communities recover from major stressors. One model is the COPEWELL model which combines public health and community resilience modelling. Read this resource to learn more.
Many lives have changed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Many people are grieving loved ones who have died, lost jobs, and lost social connections. This is all normal and expected in a time with so much uncertainty. Read this resource to learn what psychologists suggest could help cope with these losses.
Hamilton, ON - April 8, 2020
We are committed to supporting the healthy aging of Canada’s older adult population by highlighting ways to stay active and engaged while practicing physical distancing during the current COVID-19 pandemic. Explore some of our latest content and continue to check back as new content is added weekly.
Do you or someone you care for have osteoarthritis of the hip or knee? Learn how to best manage this condition through exercise and weight management with our free online interactive lesson.