2020-21 Celebrating Seniors

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

SSM Viewpoint - Can the Pandemic Lead to a Systemic Fix?

SSM-Viewpoint-COVID-19

Entertainment Directory

SSM News

CONNECT – Seniors Mental Health

CONNECT – Seniors Mental Health

CONNECT, is a pre-recorded presentation that offers support and ideas for older people to live safely and comfortably and to stay mentally and physically strong. Most effective if a group can watch it and discuss the information.

  • A small group may individually access the video and then video-chat or discuss it in a conference call.
  • One person may download the video and then use a program like Zoom to share and discuss with a group.
  • For people who live in a care facility, staff may download the video and share it with a socially distanced group within the facility.

Another option is for a group to contact the SSM Office (306-359-9956) and arrange for a narrated presentation for their group, using Zoom.

Link to CONNECT on YouTube   https://youtu.be/_raTMK7fuKo 

Information sheet for CONNECT – Take-Home -Seniors & Mental Health

 

Saskatchewan Minister for Seniors

Saskatchewan Minister for Seniors

SSM is pleased to connect with Minister Everett Hindley, Minister of Mental Health and Addictions, Seniors and Rural and Remote Health.

We will continue to explore the most effective ways to support and enable older adults so that all may experience quality life and positive aging.

 

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