Resources

Aging Well Penticton will soon be posting our Collective Impact Plan, Annual Report and Fact Sheets.
Below are key Canadian resources on supporting seniors with social connections and belonging.

A Portrait of Social Isolation and Loneliness in Canada Today
Angus Reid Institute. 2019

Social Isolation and Aging: An Introduction to Risk Factors and Responses
United Way Lower Mainland- Healthy Aging Core Presentation. 2019

Social Isolation and Loneliness Report
Prepared by Eddy M. Elmer for City of Vancouver Seniors’ Advisory Committee. 2018

Social Isolation and Loneliness-The New Geriatric Giants: Approach for Primary Care
Dr. Amy Freedman & Dr. Jennifer Nicolle, Canadian Family Physician March 2020

Social Isolation of Seniors- Volume 1: Understanding the Issue and Finding Solutions
Prepared by Dr. Penny MacCourt for the Federal, Provincial, and Territorial Forum of Ministers Responsible for Seniors. 2017


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