FASTlinks is a series of web-based maps that display links for elder care services in South East Ontario organized into 10 common elder care domains. The 10 domains are organized by function, rather than disease diagnosis. FASTlinks was developed by the CSAH in collaboration with the Aging with Co-morbidities Network.

The pdf newsletter for December 2018 includes information regarding programs and services available to help seniors live at home in the Prince Edward County area.

Cancer - Caregiver Resources

This is a general overview of cancer. If you are caring for an older adult with cancer you may find this overview helpful.

Bowel and Bladder - Caregiver Resources

Information for a caregiver of an older adult experiencing bowel and bladder issues. 

Behavioural Issues - Caregiver Resources

Information for caregivers of older adults experiencing behavioural changes. 

Arthritis - Caregiver Resources

This overview of arthritis is for caregivers of older adults.

June 26 & 27, 2019 This 2 day conference at Niagra College includes 14 dynamic presenters covering a wide range of topics from "Neuroplasticity - The Woman Who Changed Her Brain" to "Laugh Yourself Silly" with lunches by Niagara College Canadian Food & Wine Institute.  Networking events, art displays and musical entertainment make this forum a must-attend if you plan on ageing anytime soon. (Space is limited.  Only 300 tickets will be sold each day). View the agenda here. Tickets are available at https://ageworks-artofageing.eventbrite.ca

Working with your Health Care Team Explanation

Why is it important to be an active member of your health care team? Find out here. 

Insomnia Explanation

Learn about this common sleep problem in older adults, its causes and treatments. 

Sleep and Aging Explanation

This one-page handout explains the importance of sleep for older adults and provides some tips to getting a good night's rest. 

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