Here is a request from Active Aging Canada. If you have a few minutes, they would really appreciate it if you could complete a short, confidential survey focusing on physical literacy for older adults. The survey will help ensure that new physical literacy resources meet the current needs of older adults and those who work with them. They are recruiting both older adults as well as staff working with older adults, to complete the survey.
The City of Pickering is pleased to announce the most recent Public Art installation in Esplanade Park entitled “Spirit of Pickering”. The work, created by Artist Geordie Lishman, includes four stainless steel statues named Live, Work, Gather, and Inspire, celebrating the theme of Pickering’s City Centre.
University of Toronto is surveying seniors about technology use and social isolation. Your input will help them understand how senior citizens use technology and how accepting they are to having technology in the home to assess for social isolation. Please help spread the word. Eligibility for this study:
• 55 years or older
• Living in the community
• Fluent in English
• Living in Canada
• Not living in a long-term care facility
• Are capable of providing informed consent
You can do this survey online or over telephone. Telephone: (416) 946-8573
By participating, you will be entered in a draw to win 1 of 4 gift cards to a coffee shop valued at $50.