How can you participate with Allies in Aging? Check out the many opportunities in your community to connect with other service providers, participate in training sessions, or volunteer in your own neighbourhood.
The Seniors Hub Model project builds upon the success of the South Vancouver Neighbourhood House’s Seniors Hub project and their success in developing a Seniors Hub and door to door outreach initiative. Through a formal partnership with the Cedar Cottage and Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood Houses these initiatives will replicated in two new geographic areas. Neighbourhood … ContinuedLearn More
Welcoming Seniors’ Spaces was built and funded on the premise that seniors’ programs, services and gathering spaces already exist. However, previous research revealed that seniors 75+ are often excluded from participation on the basis of barriers such as income, language or culture, physical or mental health challenges. Based on the success of the existing Outreach … ContinuedLearn More
Increasing and Improving Transportation Options Looking to connect with members of your community? Can you spare a few hours a month to help a senior get around? VOLUNTEER DRIVERS NEEDED No car? No problem! We can help provide you access to one. Apply online to get started! Who we are Transportation can be … ContinuedLearn More
Volunteer Impact partners work together to reduce isolation in seniors 75+ by increasing volunteer and service provider capacity through training events and volunteer training resources Volunteer Impact partners share expertise related to seniors’ isolation to develop an on-line training curriculum, deliver training to volunteers and service providers, and create evidence-based resources. Better training and resources … ContinuedLearn More