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Centre for Studies in Aging and Health,
Seniors Health Knowledge Network  
and our Collaborators
 


November 2016 
In This Issue

Dear Colleagues,
  

November's featured topic is Collaborative Care. We have recently added a number of new resources to sagelink.ca.    
 
We hope you will join us in person or via webinar for our next Research & Innovation in Aging Forum, Tuesday Nov.15th from 4-5pm for Dr. Nadini Deshpande's presentation "Balance Impairment and Fear of Falling in Older Adults with Type 2 Diabetes - Need to Think Beyond Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy."

  
Sincerely,

CSAH team and Partners
 
Age-Friendly Communities (AFC)

On October 18th, 2016, Knowledge Broker, Sarah Webster presented  "One Year Later - Lessons Learned from the Ontario Age-Friendly Community Planning Outreach Initiative".  A recording of the presentation can be viewed online.
To learn more about AFC visit   www.agefriendlyontario.ca
Advance Care Planning (ACP) & Health Care Consent (HCC) Education 

Interested in learning about important considerations related  Advance Care Planning and Health Care Consent in Ontario? Sign up to take our free online course.  For more information on arranging a presentation for your organization click here
South East Regional Integrated Fall Prevention & Management Strategy
Announcing fallprevention.southeasthealthline.ca.  This microsite is intended to help our regions older adults and their caregivers find programs, services and resources related to fall prevention and management. Sign up to learn more.
Featured Topic Resources 
In keeping with our theme of Collaborative Care and to promote Fall Prevention Month we have put together a reading list on  Interdisciplinary Approaches to Fall Prevention.  Read it  here.
Upcoming National, Provincial and Regional Events & Webinars
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Nov 3
Nov 3
Nov 4 SALT - Fall Prevention Luncheon for Seniors
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Nov 15
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Nov 23
Nov 23-25
Nov 24-25
Nov 30
FASTlinks are web based maps that display links to elder care services in South Eastern Ontario. There are 10 maps which are organized by common elder care domains such as: