• The Global Ageing Network Celebrates UN International Day of Older Persons!

      On 1 October, the Global Ageing Network joined with aged care members to celebrate the United Nations International Day of Older Persons (IDOP). The theme for this year is “Digital Equity for All Ages” highlighting the need for access and connection virtually for older persons. Women and older persons experience digital inequity to a greater […]

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  • Join OLTCA’s This is Long Term Care 2021 Conference!

    Join LTC change-makers virtually on Oct 26 & 27 for OLTCA’s This is Long Term Care 2021 fall conference: Disruptive Impact & Transformative Change. This conference will highlight emerging research and innovation, and bring together long-term care thought leaders, partners, and stakeholders to share their unique learnings from the impact of COVID-19. Long-term care is […]

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  • How Can We Help Older Adults Help Us?

    Let’s join forces with older adults to change the world, writes President & CEO Katie Smith Sloan.   Last week, the Global Ageing Network offered a much-needed “breath of fresh air” to participants of its 2021 Summit—including me. Of course, the COVID-related challenges we’ve all faced head-on since March 2020 were front-and-center during most sessions […]

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  • Join OLTCA’s This is Long Term Care 2021 Virtual Conference: Disruptive Impact & Transformative Change

    Join LTC change-makers virtually on Oct 26 & 27 for OLTCA’s This is Long Term Care 2021 fall conference: Disruptive Impact & Transformative Change. This conference will highlight emerging research and innovation, and bring together long-term care thought leaders, partners, and stakeholders to share their unique learnings from the impact of COVID-19. Long-term care is […]

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  • Announcing 2021 Global Ageing Network Summit Keynote Speakers

    We are excited to announce one of our keynote speakers will be Joe Coughlin, Founder & Director, MIT AgeLab. Dr. Coughlin will provide the Innovations Keynote Address at the upcoming Global Ageing Network Virtual Summit. Dr. Joe Coughlin leads the Massachusetts Institute of Technology AgeLab. Researcher, teacher & advisor – his work explores how global […]

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  • 85th Anniversary Virtual International Conference and Training Workshop

    Selfhelp’s Community Service’s 85th anniversary virtual international conference and training workshop will be convening on October 18-21, 2021. Selfhelp is a large home care and community-based organization that provides a broad set of services to more than 20,000 seniors in New York, and serves as the largest provider to Holocaust survivors in North America. Resilience, […]

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  • Check out Dialog Health’s e-journey’s!

    Green innovations transforming aged care  The world is faced with two transformational challenges, the caring for a rapidly aging population and responding to climate change. Green or nature-based innovations are tackling both of these challenges at once, helping aged care organizations to achieve better care outcomes while adopting more sustainable practices. In this unique learning […]

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  • Vic Rayner, CEO of NCF Receives an OBE in The Queen’s 2021 Birthday Honours

    Vic Rayner, CEO of the National Care Forum (NCF) and a member of the Global Ageing Network board, received The Queen’s rank of Officer of the Order of the British Empire, an honour bestowed to people who have made a significant contribution in their respective fields. To learn more about Vic Rayner and her contribution […]

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  • European Ageing Network Report: Promoting Well-Nutrition in Elderly Care

    The European Ageing Network addressed experts in nutrition in whole Europe to start an EAN Nutrition working group and to create a document and guidelines that would and could be an everyday tool and assistant in the journey towards optimal well-nutrition care. Download the report at:  https://www.ean.care/media/fileman/2021_06_Promoting_well_nutrition.pdf.

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  • OLTCA’s 2021 TiLTC Virtual Conference: Invitation to Submit an Abstract

    Taking place October 26 & 27, the Ontario Long Term Care Association’s (OLTCA) This is Long Term Care 2021 Virtual Conference: Disruptive Impact & Transformative Change  seeks to highlight emerging opportunities, research, and innovations that have arisen during the COVID-19 pandemic. This has been a time of great disruption and an opportunity for the future […]

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