Remembering the Future - Can Medicare & Pensions Survive?

May 16 & 17, 2012
Hotel Saskatchewan
Regina, SK

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Speakers & Topics

The History of Medicare

Louise Simard
Former MLA
Former Minister of Health (1991-1995)

Medicare - The Present & The Future

Lynn Digney Davis MN, RN(NP)
Provincial chief Nursing Officer

Home Care & Long Term Care

Glenn Diecs
Home Care Consultant
Community Care Branch

Leanne D. Rein
Consultant with Special Care Homes Program
Community Care Branch

The History of Canada's Pensions, Current Demographics,
The Effect of Changes in Pension Policy to Seniors & Their Income

Alison Hayford
Professor Emeritus
U of R Sociology Dept

Highlights

Strategizing for Positive Aging in Saskatchewan

Full Report and Executive Summary available here

Housing Options in Saskatchewan

Celebrating Seniors

SSM News

SSM Office Closed from March 16th until April 1st

COVID-19 IS ACTIVE AND PRESENT IN SASKATCHEWAN. SSM is heeding the advice and recommendations of health professionals and has cancelled or postponed all face to face meetings and events until at least the end of March, when we will evaluate the necessity of continued...

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Being Age-Friendly in the time of COVID-19

Being Age-Friendly in the time of COVID-19

10 Ways We Can Be Age-Friendly in the Time of COVID-19 (Taken from the Age-Friendly Newsletter written by Catherine Barnsley) “It is March 19, 2020 and 9:30 AM in our small Saskatchewan town. I have just returned home from grocery shopping for my household and three...

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Physical Distancing & Social Inclusion

SSM is very concerned about all older adults during this difficult time. We hope that all older people are considering themselves and others as they “physically distance” from other people, referred to nationally as "social distancing" and even further,...

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