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What we know about older people

Here in Niagara, we’ve heard about our aging demographic. We know that more than one-third of our population is over 55 years of age...read more.

Even Positive Transitions can be Stressful: Aging and Mental Health

Niagara’s population is aging, consistently ranking among the top four places in the country for its percentage of older residents (20%), along with Peterborough, ON, Kelowna and Victoria B.C....read more.

Two Niagarans in top five of 50 over 50 list

Doug Rapelje, 84, of Welland, is one of two Niagarans being recognized by Ageworks for the work he continues to do...read more.

Code Niagara launches tech workshops for seniors

While ensuring today’s youths are prepared for Canada’s changing economy, Code Niagara also wants to help seniors stay on top of 21st-century digital skills...read more.

Volunteer Opportunities at Niagara Health

Looking for ways to give back to your community? Niagara Health offers a variety of volunteer opportunities...read more.

Niagara Health’s senior-friendly focus gets welcome boost

This increased focus on seniors’ health and wellness is important given the high – and growing – number of older adults living in our beautiful region...read more.

Affordable seniors housing coming to Pelham

Development for an affordable housing apartment building for seniors is expected to begin next spring in Pelham...read more.

St. Catharines older adults invited to community forum

The forum is an interactive session for older adults to ask questions and share feedback about City programs and services...read more.

The Next Generation

From the 1950s to the present we have seen progress in the physical design of our Long-term care (LTC) homes...read more.

Stop dehumanizing old people by using the phrase “grey tsunami”

We have been warned, for years, of a so-called “grey tsunami” that is about to crash into our society...read more.