Research Highlights

One of the most important things direct care partners can offer residents in a long-term care or retirement setting is the opportunity to find true meaning in their day-to-day lives. A new RIA study will examine the role of spirituality in the lives of aging women.
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Conestoga/RIA Leadership program inspires Natalie Aikens. "A strong team in the kitchen is so important in the lives of residents, for memorable mealtimes are central to life quality..."
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News & Events

Walk with Me 2016 Call for Sessions - NOW OPEN! There are many exciting initiatives and projects underway in Canada that are shifting, in significant and positive ways, the culture of aging across aging care services. Walk with Me aims to accelerate and give profile to this social movement.
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The Canadian Association on Gerontology will hold its 44th Annual Scientific and Educational Meeting from October 23-25, 2015 in Calgary, Alberta.
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Schlegel Centre for Learning, Research and Innovation in Long-Term Care

There is a need for innovation in the long-term care sector and the Schlegel CLRI aims to catalyze system transformation through research-informed practice change and innovation in workforce preparedness.    
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