126 releases issued in the specified time period for Seniors
February 9, 2015 12:08 PM
SENIORS--Grants Improve Seniors' Health and Safety
Government support will help Nova Scotia seniors live more comfortably and independently in their homes.
January 12, 2015 10:38 AM
AÎNÉS--Le gouvernement s'associe au 211 pour améliorer les services aux aînés
À compter du jeudi 15 janvier, les aînés n'auront qu'à composer trois chiffres pour obtenir l'information dont ils ont besoin, et ce grâce au service 211. Le service est offert dans toute la province et il recevra les appels au sujet de la maltraitance des aînés et les demandes de renseignements sur les programmes du gouvernement.
January 12, 2015 10:34 AM
SENIORS--Government Partners with 211 to Enhance Services for Seniors
Starting Thursday, Jan. 15, seniors will only need to dial three digits to get information they need as the provincewide 211 service will handle inquiries about senior abuse and provincial programs.
September 11, 2014 10:14 AM
SENIORS--Community Groups Invited to Propose Projects for Positive Aging
A provincial grant to help improve seniors' health and well-being and make communities more age-friendly is now accepting applications.
August 22, 2014 10:27 AM
SENIORS--Grants Protect Seniors' Health and Safety
A provincial grant program that aims to improve seniors' health and safety is now accepting applications.
June 16, 2014 1:31 PM
SENIORS--Awards Celebrate Community-minded Seniors, Intergenerational Champions
Seniors, young people and community groups were recognized by government for their work to improve communities and encourage interaction across generations.
May 5, 2014 12:06 PM
AÎNÉS--Des fonds sont offerts pour aider à sensibiliser les gens à la maltraitance des aînés
La Province offre aux organismes communautaires des fonds pour sensibiliser les gens à la maltraitance des aînés.
May 5, 2014 12:04 PM
SENIORS--Funding Available to Raise Awareness About Senior Abuse
Community organizations can get provincial funding to help raise awareness about senior abuse.
May 1, 2014 1:14 PM
SENIORS--2014 Positive Aging Directory Official Launch
Older Nova Scotians and their families now have better access to information about programs and services for an active and engaged lifestyle through the 2014 Positive Aging Directory.
May 1, 2014 12:47 PM
SENIORS--Grants Support Positive Aging, Age-Friendly Communities
Seniors will benefit from projects that will make it easier to stay independent and engaged in activities that promote health and wellness.
April 16, 2014 9:43 AM
SENIORS--Honouring Seniors For Giving Back to Their Communities
Nova Scotians are encouraged to help celebrate the generosity and selflessness of seniors by nominating them for a Remarkable Senior award.
March 5, 2014 10:37 AM
SENIORS--Department of Seniors Office Moving to New Location
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.
February 25, 2014 9:31 AM
AÎNÉS--Candidatures acceptées aux prix pour les jeunes et les aînés
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.
February 25, 2014 9:29 AM
SENIORS--Nominations Wanted for Youth, Seniors Awards
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.
February 13, 2014 1:57 PM
SENIORS/JUSTICE--Grants Helping Keep Seniors Safe
The province is helping Nova Scotia seniors live safely and independently in their communities.
February 7, 2014 10:04 AM
SENIORS--New Art, Photography by Seniors on Display
Nova Scotians age 50 or older are showing creativity has no age limit at the Seniors Art and Photo Gallery.
August 5, 2013 10:32 AM
SENIORS--Grants Available to Protect Seniors Health and Safety
Nova Scotia seniors will be protected from harm and will be able to live comfortably and independently through programs supported by the province's Senior Safety Grant.
July 31, 2013 11:25 AM
SENIORS--More Seniors to Benefit From Literacy Program
More seniors will have access to computer courses, nutrition guides and other learning projects, helping them live healthier and more independent lives.
July 19, 2013 11:03 AM
SENIORS--Countdown to the 55+ Games Is On
Older Nova Scotians can look forward to fun, fitness and friendship now that the countdown to the 55+ Games is underway.
June 17, 2013 1:06 PM
SENIORS--Grants Helping Communities Keep Seniors Safe
Nova Scotians are coming together to make their communities safer and keep seniors protected from abuse, neglect and scams.