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A Hamilton guide to better walking

A Hamilton guide to better walking

(Reported in the Hamilton Spectator, Sept 13, 2021) Jeanne Mayo I am sure many of us have done more walking since the pandemic began. However, now that restrictions are being lifted, it is important to keep up this good habit, walking to the corner store to pick up a...

DFC Newsletter: August 2021

DFC Newsletter: August 2021

Attention People Living with Dementia in Hamilton and Haldimand! We are launching a public awareness campaign featuring the faces and stories of ten local individuals living with dementia. Our goal is to challenge stigma and start to shift the way people think about...

Positive change for people living with dementia

Positive change for people living with dementia

(As published in the Hamilton Spectator, July 19, 2021) Tracy Gibbs and Shelagh Kiely Ontario’s Seniors Month recognizes, celebrates and raises awareness about challenges faced by older adults in our communities. One real challenge affecting many older adults is a...

On the path toward a more age-friendly Hamilton

On the path toward a more age-friendly Hamilton

(As published in The Hamilton Spectator June 22, 2021) Lori Letts, Julie Richardson, Margaret Denton In celebration of Seniors’ Month, the Age-Friendly Hamilton Collaborative Governance Committee is pleased to launch Hamilton’s 2021-2026 Plan for an Age-Friendly...

Dementia a focus in Age-Friendly Plan

Dementia a focus in Age-Friendly Plan

Housing, transportation remain priorities, along with outdoor accessibility, walkability, safety (Reported in the Hamilton Spectator, June 16, 2021) Maria Iqbal Click here for the Hamilton Spectator article.