We believe the community is enhanced by the wisdom, experience and participation of older adults.
The call for nominations for the City of Hamilton’s 23rd Annual Senior of the Year Awards is now open!
The Hamilton Municipal Senior Service Awards honour senior citizens who have made an outstanding voluntary contribution to enrich the social, cultural or civic life of our community.
You can submit a nomination using the online nomination form
Nomination deadline: Thursday, March 29, 2018 at 4 pm. Hard copy nominations forms are available at select recreation centres or by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org.
Information Hamilton, in partnership with HCoA & Age Friendly Hamilton (City of Hamilton) is proud to release the 1st Edition of this Community Resource Guide to help older adults in Hamilton connect to their communities! Download your copy of the 2017 Age Friendly Hamilton Community Resource Directory for Older Adults Here!
Osteoporosis Canada, Ontario Osteoporosis Strategy, and the GERAS Centre for Aging Research are excited to announce the launch of 4-series of videos, aimed at educating health care professionals to prevent falls and fractures for long-term care (LTC) residents. Beginning Tuesday February 20, 2018, please visit www.geras.ca to view a new series each week aimed at different health care professionals, including: personal support workers, physiotherapists & physiotherapist assistants, group exercise trainers (e.g., fitness instructors, kinesiologists) and restorative care staff.
This series is developed in partnership by Osteoporosis Canada, GERAS Centre for Aging Research, Ontario Osteoporosis Strategy, University of Waterloo, Hamilton Health Sciences, St. Peter’s Hospital, Extendicare, University Health Network, Schlegel Villages, and St. Joseph’s Villa.
Please click here to access a copy of the Hamilton Council on Aging 10th Annual Report to the Community. Hard copies of this report in regular and large print formats can be obtained by calling Shelagh Kiely at 905-777-3837 ext. 12238 or emailing email@example.com
Purchase your HCoA 2017-2018 Membership. . . A great way that you can support HCoA and older adults in Hamilton for only $5 for individuals and $75 for organizations!
2018 Age Friendly Hamilton Symposium
Tuesday March 27
1:00 pm to 4:00pm
St. Peter’s Hospital, Auditorium