Seniors Neglect & Abuse Response Line
The Saskatchewan Seniors Mechanism is researching and developing a dedicated phone line to response to abuse of older adults. Partners in this project are Mobile Crisis Services (Regina, Saskatoon, Prince Albert), Victim Services, HealthLine, Saskatchewan Ministry of Health, Police Services, Office of the Public Guardian & Trustee, Saskatoon Council on Aging and Lifelong Learning Centre.
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Strategizing for Positive Aging in Saskatchewan
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Housing Options in Saskatchewan
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...
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...
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,...