Alcohol And Seniors  

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Index to Community Development Issues

 “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful committed citizens can change the world: Indeed it's the only thing that ever has.”                                                                                                        Margaret Mead




Guiding Principles For Service Providers Helping Seniors Who Have Alcohol Problems

Common Community Misconceptions About Seniors and Alcohol

Seniors Speak Out ... About Stigma

10 Ways to Fight the Stigma of Alcohol Problems

Seniors Speak Out... About Loneliness

Important Community Partners 


Seniors' Groups and Seniors' Centres:

Fact Sheet #4: Participation and Leadership by Seniors This fact sheet is from Experience in Action: Community Programming for Healthy Aging. It details how to "reach out and involve seniors." Contents include how to involve seniors, dealing with isolation, reaching out to Elders in native communities and key messages to people for engaging seniors. Produced in 1997 by the Centre for Health Promotion, University of Toronto. Aussi disponible en français.


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Mental Health


Housing Groups


Emergency Staff



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