Hamilton Council on Aging

Our mission is to advance positive aging — promoting the health, well-being and social participation of ALL older adults


September 14, 2023

A Message from Lori Letts, HCoA President

I am honoured to present to you the Hamilton Council on Aging’s 16th Annual Report (2022 to 2023), showing the the progress and dedication of the Hamilton Council on Aging over the past year. Throughout this annual report, you can find details about the many initiatives and efforts made by the Hamilton Council on Aging Board members, volunteers,  staff, and community partners to achieve our mission to advance positive aging in Hamilton. 

If you have questions, comments or are interested in joining a project, committee, or the board, please contact us!


HCoA is hiring a Part-time (18-month contract) Empowerment Facilitator - Hamilton

Click here to view the full job description.

Qualified applicants are asked to please submit a cover letter and resume, no later than Monday, December 4  to Lori Letts, President @ [email protected]


HCoA is accepting letters of intent for a Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Consultant. Submit your LOI before November 15

FREE Educational Workshops for Positive Aging & Well-being

Fall is almost here! Click here to view announcements & upcoming events from HCoA & our community partners!

Notice: Let's Take the Bus workshops cancelled until further notice
Let's Start a Walking Group in West Hamilton
Fall Positive Aging Series Schedule
Call 905-920-7721 to register for an upcoming 3-part series: Navigating the Healthcare System
Thank you to our Silver Sponsor- Wellwise by Shoppers

Thanks to our SILVER SPONSOR: Wellwise by Shoppers

As our customers’ partner in wellness, Wellwise by Shoppers™ strives to help Canadians take control of how they age, stay longer in the home they love, and provide them with the help they need to make the most of every day.
With over 40+ locations, Wellwise is one of Canada’s largest retailers of home health care products and services that range from Sleep and CPAP Therapy, Mobility Aids, Home Comfort & Safety, Active Living, Personal Care and more- We invite you to explore our wide range of products and services at a local Wellwise store or online at Wellwise.ca, designed to help you bring wellness home. 
Visit Wellwise by Shoppers, 1575 Upper Ottawa Street, Hamilton or call 905-560-5661
With thanks for your support to raise 16,471 for positive aging!
Thank you to our Bronze Sponsor: Schlegel Villages (The Village of Wentworth Heights)

Thanks to our BRONZE SPONSOR: Schlegel Villages

The Village of Wentworth Heights
1620 Upper Wentworth Street, Hamilton, 905-575-4735

Our Priorities

In the News

Age-Friendly Hamilton

Dementia-Friendly Communities

Age-Friendly Resources

Education & Advocacy Committee

Sustainability Committee

Improving Access for Seniors

Eliminating Elder Abuse

Social Inclusion Matters