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Promoting Health for Older Adults – Webinar series

The National Collaborating Centre for Determinants of Health (NCCDH) and Health Promotion Canada (HPC) are collaborating on a series of webinars based on content from the book entitled “Promoting the Health of Older Adults: the Canadian Experience”.

Public policy for equity and healthy aging

This first webinar in the series will explore the opportunities and challenges to building healthy public policies that promote health equity for older Canadians. Policy and program developments to support the health of older adults will be discussed, with attention to systems and practices that create health inequities.

Promoting the health of older adults: The Canadian experience

This 2021 book from Rootman et al. presents current research, context and lived expertise of older adults, framed around the Ottawa Charter for Health Promotion.

Webinar: Public policy for equity and healthy aging

This webinar is part of a series based on content from the book entitled Promoting the health of older adults: The Canadian experience. This first webinar in the series will explore the opportunities and challenges to building healthy public policies that promote health equity for older Canadians.

Review: Mental health impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on children and youth – a systematic review

This systematic review article from Samji et al. explores the impact of COVID-19 on the mental health of children and adolescents, including risk factors such as age, gender, neurodiversity, and chronic conditions. Interventions to mitigate short- and long-term negative impacts on mental health, including family and social supports, are described.

Pandemic in an aging world

In this webinar from the Modern Literature and Culture Research Centre at Ryerson University, panelists discuss how age and ageism have factored in to the COVID-19 pandemic. Speakers discuss how we can foster resilience individually to support seniors to be actors in social change during pandemic recovery.

Older people and COVID‐19: Isolation, risk and ageism

This commentary article from Brooke and Jackson reviews how COVID-19 carries increased health risks, negative consequences of social isolation and stigma associated with age for older adults.

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