Schlegel Villages Centre of Excellence for Innovation in Aging
On November 13, 2013, the RIA celebrated the beginning of construction for the Schlegel Villages Centre of Excellence for Innovation in Aging, a partnership with Schlegel Villages, University of Waterloo, and Conestoga College. Learn more.
An animation of the new Centre can be found on
RIA’s YouTube Channel. The event also drew media attention.
Walk With Me: Changing the culture of aging in Canada
March 24 & 25, 2014 @ Hyatt Regency in Downtown Toronto - The purpose of this inaugural conference is to bring 400 diverse stakeholders together, including older adults/residents, family members, professionals, educators, policy-makers and researchers, to learn with and from each other about how to support culture change in Canada.
Check out RIA's YouTube Channel for an animation of the new Centre
Construction has begun on the North Campus of the University of Waterloo for the new Centre of Excellence for Innovations in Aging. This new building will be home to the RIA, a Schlegel Villages long-term care home, and will have research and learning space for the University and Conestoga College faculty and students. Watch the video.