120 releases issued in the specified time period for Seniors
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.
June 10, 2013 8:45 AM
AÎNÉS--Aînés, jeunes et bénévoles à l’honneur
Des Néo-Écossais sont honorés pour le leadership dont ils ont fait preuve et le travail bénévole et communautaire qu’ils ont accompli pour améliorer la qualité de vie des aînés et de leurs familles.
June 10, 2013 8:42 AM
SENIORS--Remarkable Seniors, Youth and Volunteers Honoured
Nova Scotians are being honoured for their leadership, volunteerism, and service work, to make life better for seniors and their families.
June 6, 2013 2:26 PM
SENIORS--Expo Helps Seniors Stay Active, Live Independently
Nova Scotia seniors will find new ways to stay active, live independently and make the most of life at the 50+ Expo at Exhibition Park in Halifax.
May 24, 2013 11:07 AM
SENIORS--Summit Stresses Silver Economy Benefits for Seniors, Province
Business, non-profit, academic and public sector leaders wrapped two days of discussions in Halifax today, May 24, about how seniors can live more independently, actively and contribute to, and benefit from, the province's silver economy.
May 16, 2013 1:07 PM
SENIORS--Grants Support Safer Seniors, Abuse Awareness and Prevention
The province is providing help to community organizations who want to raise awareness of elder abuse.
May 9, 2013 1:32 PM
SENIORS--Province to Host Second Silver Economy Summit
The province is hosting the second Silver Economy Summit, focusing on how older Nova Scotians can contribute to the workforce, community and volunteer needs.