Social isolation of seniors.: Em12-12/1-2016E-PDF

"This volume is the first of two documents produced by the Forum of Federal/Provincial/Territorial Ministers Responsible for Seniors to help organizations and individuals approach the social isolation of seniors. It updates and builds upon Working Together for Seniors: A Toolkit to Promote Seniors’ Social Integration in Community Services, Programs, and Policies (2007), also produced by the Forum. The purpose of this volume is to: 1) raise awareness about social isolation among seniors; 2) introduce some useful concepts related to social innovation; and 3) show how social innovation can help to address social isolation in Canadian communities through examples. A complementary document, Volume II: Ideas Exchange Event Toolkit presents tools to help individuals and organizations develop lasting community partnerships to reduce the social isolation of seniors”--Purpose, p. 3.

Permanent link to this Catalogue Record: What is a permanent link?
http://publications.gc.ca/pub?id=9.814303&sl=0
MARC XML Format   MARC HTML Format

Department/Agency Employment and Social Development Canada.
Title Social isolation of seniors.
Publication Type Monograph
Language [English]
Other Language Editions [French]
Format Electronic
Electronic Document

Archived Content

Information identified as archived is provided for reference, research or recordkeeping purposes. It is not subject to the Government of Canada Web Standards and has not been altered or updated since it was archived. Please contact the authoring department to request a format other than those available.

We invite you to consult the Frequently Asked Questions page for additional information regarding the Archived Content notice.


Having trouble opening this document?

Note: The URLs contained in this/these document(s) may no longer be functional
Note Issued also in French under title: Isolement social des aînés. Volume I, Comprendre l’enjeu et trouver des solutions. Cover title. "Prepared by Dr. Penny MacCourt for the Federal, Provincial, and Territorial (F/P/T) Forum of Ministers Responsible for Seniors"--p. D.
Date [2016]
Number of Pages 50 p.
ISBN 978-0-660-05063-8
Catalogue Number
  • Em12-12/1-2016E-PDF
Subject Terms Seniors, Social conditions, Health impact