Why we need to include the voices of persons living with frailty in healthcare...

Older Canadians say their top priorities are better coordinated care systems and more community and home-based supports By Katherine McGilton and John Muscedere Today, over...

Elder orphans: Aging alone

Elder orphans will demand different services to fill different needs By Susan Hyatt New trends generate new terms and one you are going to hear a...

Addressing an affliction of the aging population: loneliness

By Shelley Gilberg The astonishing rise in our average lifespan over the last century – from an average of 50 to 80 years and beyond...

What do student housing and quality of life for seniors have in common?

By Rebecca Morris When most of us think about student housing we think of crowded student dorms, basement suites or shared off-campus housing. For many...

Seniors safety in continuing care and the need for a holistic approach

By Lara Croll The issue of seniors’ safety in continuing care has gained significant media attention across Canada over the past few years, in part...

The brain on music: A dementia perspective

By Chelsea Mackinnon “This song brings me so many emotions,” said Sally*, a long-term care resident who was listening to one of her all-time favourite...