Aging Resources on Aging
Global Action on Aging www.globalaging.org/
In spite of the name, this is largely an American resource- with information on elder rights, health, pension wealth, and rural aging. Some World Assembly and international information on aging.
From Montreal, QC
A Time for New Roles: 65 and Over: This segment of a 1998 annual report analyses the health of older Montrealers in the context of social inequalities.
1999 Annual Report, Prevent, Cure, Care: Challenges of an Ageing Society
This second annual report notes how talks about how Montreal's population is ageing. This report also follows up on the issues raised in the first report concerning social inequalities and their impact on the health of the population. In Montreal, where levels of where levels of poverty are twice as high as those in the rest of Canada, older members are not immune to these inequalities. Describes prevention and health promotion as key factors. The challenge is to “keep people healthy ” for as long as possible
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