Allies in Aging reaches out to seniors 75 yrs+ to help address barriers to their maintaining connections with others and collaborates on four key projects designed to expand inclusion, increase transportation options, strengthen volunteer training, and support sector capacity.
Volunteering with Seniors on the Move
Andy is a volunteer driver for the Seniors on the Move (SOTM) program at Collingwood Neighbourhood House. He is a passionate volunteer who is eager to lend a hand when people need a little support. Ron has cerebral palsy and uses SOTM because it improves his quality of life. Andy has been driving him consistently. … ContinuedRead full story
Lessons in Leadership: Seniors Hub
The Seniors Hub team hosted a “Leadership Style Discovery and Conflict Resolution” workshop in January 2019. Participants learned several ways to provide direction, implement plans and motivate people. They also learned about behavioural patterns and methods for effective leadership and conflict resolution.The audience found the workshop very helpful, relevant and interesting. Everyone was excited to … ContinuedRead full story
Allies in Aging in Action Conference