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Resource Hub Re: Seniors' Social Isolation - Nanaimo

Community Health Notice posted: 19-Aug-2019 9:25 AM PDT

Below is a link to a website developed as a one-stop knowledge hub for those who are working to reduce seniors' social isolation and to increase their social inclusion.

https://seniorsocialisolation.ca/

The website show cases the resources developed by collective impact projects designed to reduce seniors' social isolation at the population level, funded by the Government of Canada New Horizons Pan-Canadian 2015-2016 program:

https://www.canada.ca/en/employment-social-development/programs/new-horizons-seniors.html

This website also holds reports and other resources from around the world related to understanding and addressing seniors' social isolation and increasing their social inclusion.


Gov't / Legal / Complaints / Advocacy - Federal Government

Canada Revenue Agency - Income Tax

Information, services, and applications that help promote compliance with Canada's tax and regulations, including forms, publications, and guides.more info

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Nanaimo, BC
Toll-free: 1-800-959-8281
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Topics: Legal

Food Safety

Environmental Health Officers conduct more than 7,000 inspections of restaurants, food facilities and stores annually. We also educate food handlers and consumers about safe food handling practices.more info

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Nanaimo, BC
Phone: (250) 750-1113
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Topics: Food
Clinical Headings: Nutrition, Public Health
Community Headings: Food Security

Health Canada Product Safety

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Phone: (604) 666-3350
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Service Canada

Information on Canada Pension Plan (CPP), Old Age Security Pension (OAP), and Guaranteed Income Supplement (GIS).more info

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BC
Toll-free: 1-800-277-9914
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Topics: Seniors