I'm delighted to be a member of Age Friendly Edmonton, where we work to support initiatives to ensure all older adults can be vibrant and active members in our community. Seniors week in Edmonton will be kicked off in high style with an event at City Hall on June 6 at 11am. This year, we are ... » Learn More about Celebrate Seniors at Seniors Week Event
Age Well In Your Community
This website has been in the works for some time, and I'm delighted to see this shiny new tool get released. Now, seniors in Edmonton area, will have a current and updated website to help them detect frauds and scams. This easy to use website was created in partnership with YEG Senior ... » Learn More about Preventing Senior Frauds & Scams
It's Edmonton Seniors Week - a week to celebrate what aging well can look like. I'm delighted to be presenting as part of Age Friendly Edmonton their initial seminar on Ways to Succeed at Aging In Place. There are 3 seminars throughout the week you should consider taking in. Join any of these ... » Learn More about Happy Seniors Week!
We often hear that walking is one of the best exercises we can do as we age, but how do we get out walking in winter? Do you worry about slippery ice, or does the cold temperatures stop you from wanting to go outside? You aren't alone. I love going for walks and frequently do a 4km route near my ... » Learn More about Walking in Winter
A mobility scooter is often being sold as a great way to improve movement around a community. Although they can be great to use outside, there are some dangers to reliance on it. If your parents are wanting a scooter to use all the time to avoid walking, here is a couple reasons to talk them out of ... » Learn More about Getting a Mobility Scooter? 4 Questions to Ask Before You Get One