Useful Online Resources

Comfort Keepers® offers you the following collection of online resources related to senior care and health. Whether you’re a senior, loved one, family or professional caregiver, or senior service provider you’ll find a wealth of helpful information:

  • Guidance to help make senior care decisions

  • Resources to support senior care

  • Caregiving advice and help for caregivers

  • Alternatives in senior care

  • The latest research in senior health and care, and much more
     

 

Aging Resources

Canadian Association of Retired Persons
Canadian Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse
Canadian Senior Years
Care Guide – Source for Seniors
Public Health Agency of Canada, Division of Aging and Seniors
National Institute on Aging
Seniors Canada Online
Seniors’ Info
SeniorsSearch
Senior Times

 

Caring for Parents

Caregiver Network
Caregiving Resource Guide

 

Provincial Government Link for Senior Information

Alberta - Alberta Seniors
British Columbia - Office for Seniors
Manitoba - Manitoba Seniors and Health Aging Directorate.
New Brunswick – Senior and Healthy Aging Secretariat
Newfoundland - Department of Health and Community Services
Northwest Territories - Health and Social Services
Nova Scotia - Senior Citizens’ Secretariat
Nunavut - Culture, Language, Elders and Youth
Ontario - Ontario Seniors’ Secretariat
Prince Edward Island - Health and Social Service
Quebec - Ministère de la Santé et des servies sociaux
Saskatchewan - Sasakatchewan Health – Seniors
Yukon - Health and Social Services

 

Legal

Canadian Bar Association – National Elder Law Section

 

Research

Canadian Association on Gerontology
National Initiative for the Care of the Elderly

 

Specific Health Issues

Alzheimer Association of Canada
Arthritis Society of Canada
Canadian Academy of Geriatric Psychiatry
Canadian Continence Foundation
Canadian Hard of Hearing Association
Canadian Hearing Society
Public Health Agency of Canada
Public Health Agency of Canada – Senior’s Page
Canadian National Institute for the Blind
Canadian Virtual Hospice
Health Canada
AgingEye Times