Archive for the "age-friendly" Category

Renew funding for the Ontario Renovates and make the Seniors’ Home Safety Tax Credit permanent

Nov 15, 2022 | age-friendly, Housing, Income security

Dear Minister Cho, On behalf of our Board and members, we urge the government to renew funding for ...

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Valerie Wright, Lead, Housing Advocacy Working Group

Oct 28, 2022 | age-friendly, Housing, Leadership

Valerie Wright is a retired teacher/principal from the Ottawa Catholic School Board. She is a member of ...

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Ottawa NORC Finder: Where older adults (65+) are living in Ottawa

Oct 26, 2022 | age-friendly, Housing, NORC-SSP

What is a NORC? A NORC is the short form for a Naturally Occurring Retirement Community. A NORC is simply ...

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Resources on Ageism

Oct 13, 2022 | age-friendly, Factsheet | Tipsheet, Uncategorised

(September 2022) Together, we can work to reduce ageism and its negative effects . From the Federal, ...

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Health Issues Committee – Volunteer Community Member

Oct 4, 2022 | age-friendly, Health, Volunteer Opportunity

Are you interested in older adult health issues? Do you like to learn about emerging health issues, read ...

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Speak up for Age-Friendly Housing: A key issue for voters of all ages

Sep 30, 2022 | age-friendly, COA Events, Housing

In case you missed it, or want to review what you heard at COA’s Town Hall on Age-Friendly Housing held ...

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The COA and the 2022 Grand Parade

Sep 28, 2022 | age-friendly, COA Events

The Grand Effort The Council on Aging of Ottawa relies on our many gracious donors to sustain and expand ...

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2022 Snow Mole Report: How Safe is Winter Walking in Ottawa?

Aug 19, 2022 | age-friendly, pedestrian safety, Reports, Transportation

The Snow Mole Campaign is an Age-Friendly winter project of the Pedestrian Safety & Walkability ...

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Solving the Municipal Housing Problem Means Providing Affordable and Accessible Options for Older Adults

Jun 2, 2022 | age-friendly, Housing, Statement

The City of Ottawa Has a Housing Problem In January 2020, the City of Ottawa declared a housing crisis ...

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