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Positive Aging Directory now available for 2014


Positive Aging Directory now available for 2014

It's here! The Positive Aging Directory offers quick and easy access to government programs and community resources that focus on active, healthy living for older Nova Scotians - and we've updated it for 2014 with new information on active living, health care, transportation, housing, finances, literacy, legal matters and much more. Download, order or pick-up your copy today. More...


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Honouring Seniors For Giving Back to Their Communities - 2014/04/16
Nova Scotians are encouraged to help celebrate the generosity and selflessness of seniors by nominating them for a Remarkable Senior award. (full text)
Department of Seniors Office Moving to New Location - 2014/03/05
The Department of Seniors office on Brunswick St., Halifax will close at noon on Friday, March 7, while staff move to offices at a new location at Barrington Tower, 1894 Barrington St. (full text)
Candidatures acceptées aux prix pour les jeunes et les aînés - 2014/02/25
Des Néo-Écossais de tous les âges seront honorés pour leurs efforts visant à favoriser une culture d'attention et d'apprentissage entre les générations grâce au lancement des Prix intergénérationnels de 2014. (full text)
Nominations Wanted for Youth, Seniors Awards - 2014/02/25
Nova Scotians of all ages are being recognized for fostering a culture of caring and learning between generations with the launch of the 2014 Intergenerational Awards. (full text)
Grants Helping Keep Seniors Safe - 2014/02/13
The province is helping Nova Scotia seniors live safely and independently in their communities. (full text)

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