News releases from Seniors issued in the specified time period (Page 5)

Subventions pour le vieillissement positif et autres programmes à l'appui des aînés

Seniors

Une subvention provinciale visant à aider les aînés à rester actifs ainsi que plusieurs autres initiatives permettent d'améliorer la vie des aînés néo-écossais.

Positive Aging Grant, Other Programs Help Seniors

Seniors

A provincial grant to help seniors stay active and a number of other initiatives are making life better for Nova Scotia seniors.

Appel de demandes de subventions pour la sécurité des aînés

Justice / Seniors

Les aînés de la province bénéficieront d'un programme de subventions qui fait la promotion de la sensibilisation à la violence à l'égard des aînés, de la prévention du crime et des questions de santé et de sécurité.

Senior Safety Grant Applications Open

Seniors / Justice

Seniors in the province can benefit from a grant program that promotes awareness around senior abuse, crime prevention, safety and health issues.

Senior Abuse Awareness Events in June

Seniors

Making life safer for seniors is the theme of several senior abuse awareness activities being held across the province this month.

50+ Expo To Be Celebrated June 10 and 11

Seniors

The 50-plus expo is back at Exhibition Park in Halifax this Friday, June 10, and Saturday, June 11, for those looking for information on positive aging.

Intergenerational Awards Presented

Seniors

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

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

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

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 / Justice

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Finance (to Oct. 22, 2013) / Seniors

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 / Justice

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

Justice / Seniors

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.