The Final Draft of the Age-friendly Peterborough Community Action Plan is ready and headed to Councils across the Peterborough region for their consideration and adoption. You can find a link to the Plan on the Age-friendly Peterborough ‘Reports’ page Continue reading →
Over the past two years nursing placement students have been involved in various stages of the Age-friendly Plan development. The role of these students was recently highlighted in an article published by Trent University. Read more on the Trent University Daily News website.
A new consultation process is occurring throughout Ontario to improve care for people suffering from dementia. Beginning September 21, 2016 an online survey, in addition to community consultations will be available for feedback on the new strategy. Public input Continue reading →
Ontario is the first province to offer the vaccine free of charge to people 65-70 years of age. Shingles affects over 42,000 people a year in Ontario alone and the virus can lead to complications for older adults like Continue reading →