Resources for Seniors
Are you a Senior in Canada in need of support or looking for opportunities to get involved in the community? The following is a list of resources that can help you.
Older Adult Centres' Association of Ontario (OACAO)
OACAO has a network of community-based older adult centres that offer unique social activities, learning and education opportunities, and recreation programs.
Community & Home Assistance To Seniors (CHATS)
This site is a social service agency that delivers quality care, service, and innovation, while enhancing the independence of older adults living at home.
Canadian Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse (CNPEA)
This site provides information on how to prevent elder abuse and what to do if you experience, have experienced, or know someone who has or is experiencing abuse of any kind.
Central Local Health Integration Network (Central LHIN)
This site provides individuals in Central LHIN's six sub-regions (North York West, North York Centre, Eastern York Region, Western York Region, Northern York Region, and South Simcoe) with resources for finding care at home, an assisted living facility, and long term care facilities.
Hospice Palliative Care Ontario (HPCO)
This site is a social service agency that provides various resources for those who are deemed palliative and for those caring for those individuals (caregivers, spouses, children, grandchildren, relatives, and medical team).
Information on Nursing Home Abuse
This guide provides information concerning you need to know about Nursing Home Abuse. It includes types of abuse, signs that an elder may be experiencing abuse, why it happens, and more.