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Intergenerational Awards Presented

Seniors

May 17, 2011 2:44 PM

SENIORS--Intergenerational Awards Presented
Seniors and youth working together to make life better in their communities were recognized with the presentation of the Intergenerational Awards today, May 17.

Funds for Seniors' Projects

Seniors

April 5, 2011 11:43 AM

SENIORS--Funds for Seniors' Projects
The province is making life better for seniors with grants for projects that help them stay active and remain in their communities.

Le gouvernement provincial offre du financement aux groupes communautaires et aux municipalités pour aider les aînés

Seniors

January 24, 2011 9:14 AM

AÎNÉS--Le gouvernement provincial offre du financement aux groupes communautaires et aux municipalités pour aider les aînés
Les aînés néo-écossais auront davantage de soutien pour assurer leur sécurité et leur bonne santé et pour participer davantage à leurs communautés.

Province Funds Community Groups, Municipalities to Support Seniors

Seniors

January 24, 2011 9:13 AM

SENIORS--Province Funds Community Groups, Municipalities to Support Seniors
Nova Scotia seniors are getting more help in staying safe, healthy and becoming more involved in their communities.

More Community-based Support Available for Seniors at Risk of Abuse

Seniors

September 1, 2010 1:41 PM

SENIORS/JUSTICE--More Community-based Support Available for Seniors at Risk of Abuse
Seniors at risk of financial, emotional, physical, and other forms of elder abuse will be safer and more informed after $270,000 in annual grants for community-based programs.

Elder Abuse Awareness Day June 15

Seniors

June 15, 2010 9:33 AM

SENIORS--Elder Abuse Awareness Day June 15
Today, June 15, has been proclaimed Elder Abuse Awareness Day in Nova Scotia. It coincides with a worldwide awareness day that brings attention to elder abuse globally.

50-plus Expo Features Opportunities, Entertainment

Seniors

June 11, 2010 7:54 AM

SENIORS--50-plus Expo Features Opportunities, Entertainment
Top notch information and entertainment will headline this year's 50-plus expo at Exhibition Park in Halifax today, June 11 to Saturday June 12.

Financement offert pour les projets novateurs à l'intention des aînés

Seniors

June 1, 2010 2:49 PM

AÎNÉS--Financement offert pour les projets novateurs à l'intention des aînés
Les communautés sont encore une fois invitées à présenter des demandes de financement en vertu du Programme des communautés amies des aînés afin de rendre les services et activités communautaires plus accessibles pour les aînés.

Funding Available for Innovative Senior's Projects

Seniors

June 1, 2010 2:47 PM

SENIORS--Funding Available for Innovative Senior's Projects
Communities are again being invited to apply for Age-friendly Communities Program funding to make community features and services more accessible for seniors.

Aging Expert Says Future Bright for Nova Scotia Seniors

Seniors

May 13, 2010 10:48 AM

SENIORS--Aging Expert Says Future Bright for Nova Scotia Seniors
Delegates at a conference about the province's aging population heard today, May 13, that Nova Scotia is well-positioned to adapt and be successful in a silver economy.

Internationally Renowned Aging Expert to Speak at Silver Economy Summit

Seniors

May 11, 2010 3:54 PM

SENIORS--Internationally Renowned Aging Expert to Speak at Silver Economy Summit
Nova Scotia is moving to help organizations in the province seize new opportunities and succeed in a rapidly changing environment.

Affordability Measures to Help Nova Scotians

Seniors

April 7, 2010 12:27 PM

FINANCE/SENIORS--Affordability Measures to Help Nova Scotians
Finance Minister Graham Steele and Minister of Seniors Denise Peterson-Rafuse visited Sackville Heights Community Centre today, April 7, to talk about affordability measures targeted at seniors.

Innovative Project Funding for Seniors

Seniors

March 22, 2010 2:09 PM

SENIORS/JUSTICE--Innovative Project Funding for Seniors
Nova Scotia seniors will benefit this year from $700,000 being awarded to 75 projects that promote safety, age-friendly thinking and opportunities for positive aging.

Un plus grand soutien communautaire pour les aînés à risque d'être victimes de violence

Seniors

November 19, 2009 3:17 PM

AÎNÉS / JUSTICE--Un plus grand soutien communautaire pour les aînés à risque d'être victimes de violence
Les personnes âgées qui sont à risque d'être victimes d'exploitation financière, de violence psychologique, de violence physique et d'autres formes de négligence à l'égard des aînés pourront continuer de compter sur des programmes communautaires grâce à l'appui financier d'une initiative gouvernementale de financement.

More Community-based Support for Seniors at Risk of Abuse

Seniors

November 19, 2009 3:15 PM

SENIORS/JUSTICE--More Community-based Support for Seniors at Risk of Abuse
Seniors at risk of financial, emotional, physical, and other forms of elder abuse will continue to benefit from community-based programs, thanks to financial support from a government funding initiative.

Les groupes d'aînés sont invités à proposer des projets pour le vieillissement positif

Seniors

November 17, 2009 12:57 PM

AÎNÉS--Les groupes d'aînés sont invités à proposer des projets pour le vieillissement positif
Les groupes à but non lucratif à l'échelle de la province sont encore une fois invités à préparer et à proposer des projets communautaires pour les aînés, par les aînés.

Seniors groups invited to propose projects for Positive Aging

Seniors

November 17, 2009 12:53 PM

SENIORS--Seniors groups invited to propose projects for Positive Aging
Not-for-profit groups throughout the province are again invited to develop and propose community-based projects for seniors, by seniors.

Province, Municipalities to Support Age-friendly Communities

Seniors

November 6, 2009 11:36 AM

SENIORS--Province, Municipalities to Support Age-friendly Communities
The Department of Seniors and the Union of Nova Scotia Municipalities (UNSM) signed a Memorandum of Understanding today, Nov.6, to support communities working on making structures and services more inclusive and accessible to Nova Scotians of all ages.

Province Funds Community Groups, Municipalities to Support Valley Seniors

Seniors

February 2, 2009 2:44 PM

SENIORS--Province Funds Community Groups, Municipalities to Support Valley Seniors
NOTE: A list of projects receiving grants in the Annapolis Valley follows this release:
Valley-area seniors will soon be discussing seniors' issues through a socialization and fitness project.

Province Funds Community Groups, Municipalities to Support Northern Region Seniors

Seniors

February 2, 2009 2:43 PM

SENIORS--Province Funds Community Groups, Municipalities to Support Northern Region Seniors
NOTE: A list of projects receiving grants in the Northern Region follows this release.
Seniors in Scotsburn, Pictou Co., will soon be teaching young people to play shuffleboard and "pickle ball" as part of a seniors' socialization and fitness project.

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