Provincial Summit on Aging Final Report Now Available
We are pleased to release the Provincial Summit on Aging Final Report which highlights important issues, learnings, and next steps identified after meeting with over 200 sector representatives on November 2 & 3, 2017:
Building a Vision for Seniors’ Wellness at the Inaugural Provincial Summit on Aging
Surrey, B.C. – More than 200 organizational leaders from across B.C. met on November 2 & 3 to identify and address critical challenges facing seniors in the province today. The inaugural Provincial Summit on Aging (the “Summit”) took place at Surrey City Hall and was an initiative of the Raising the Profile Project (www.seniorsraisingtheprofile.ca).
The Summit’s goals were to raise the profile and increase the capacity of Community-Based Seniors’ Services (CBSS) – which includes municipal seniors’ service providers and non-profit organizations – to deliver health promotion and prevention programming that supports seniors’ independence,