Truth and Reconciliation Week 2023 Link to external URL.

September 25 - September 30, 2023

Learning and commemorating the truth of our history from First Nations, Métis, and Inuit knowledge keepers is an important part on the path of reconciliation. Interested in learning more? During Truth and Reconciliation Week 2023 we invite you to join our daily lunch and learns for an immersive experience to UN-learn the myths of colonial history in Canada.

Webinar: Evaluating system-level changes associated with Housing First Link to external URL.

Septemner 26, 2023 10:00am - 11:30am EDT

Location: Online

Join this webinar to learn about different approaches to collecting data at the systems level in Housing First programs. You will hear from experts and practitioners in Canada and Europe, who will share their research, policies and practices.

International Day of Older Persons Link to external URL.

October 1, 2023

2023 Theme: Fulfilling the Promises of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights for Older Persons: Across Generations

ASCHA 2023 Fall Region Meetings Link to external URL.


Oct. 3 – South Region

Oct. 4 – Central Region

Oct. 5 – North Region

*Only ASCHA Members can attend these meetings*

Healthy Aging - Alberta Summit 2023 Link to external URL.

October 10 - 12, 2023

Location: The Deerfoot Inn & Casino, Calgary, AB

Healthy Aging Alberta (HAA) and the Alberta Association on Gerontology (AAG) will be hosting the first-ever Healthy Aging- Alberta Summit. Attend three days of integrated learning and sessions to bring together community organizations and systems partners to co-create a collaborative environment toward an integrated approach to healthy aging for older Albertans.  

The Summit will offer three days of learning and planning for the future through discussion on cross-sector relevant issues and challenges, innovative service delivery models, and impactful conversations around policy development and systems transformation to better support older Albertans aging in communities across the province. The discussions and collaborations at this Summit will build regional and provincial capacity and directly support healthy and empowering communities for older Albertans. By coming together, we can make Alberta one of the best places in the world to grow older! 

Supported Living in YYC Link to external URL.

October 12, 2023 6:30pm MT

Location: Online

Join us for an informative webinar with John Seigner from Sinneave Family Foundation. This session will cover a model that has been successful for independent supported living in YYC. This will be followed by a brief Q & A period related to housing.

Registration required, limited spots available.

Palliative Care Education & Research Conference Link to external URL.

October 23, 2023 

Location: Virtual Online Event

This year's theme is Personalized Palliative Care: Caring for People & Communities Honouring people where they are at

​Ensuring that the needs and wishes of each person with a life-limiting illness and their family are understood.​ Learn about palliative care needs and enhance your knowledge of the practical aspects of palliative and end-of-life care.

​Explore current trends, issues and research with our invited guest experts and your colleagues.

Social Prescribing for Older Adults: First Year Findings Link to external URL.

November 2, 2023 10:00am MT

Location: Online 

Join Healthy Aging Alberta and Network Coordinators from across the province to learn more about the Social Prescribing for Older Adult programs being supported. We will discuss findings from our year one report and look towards work on the horizon in additional communities across Alberta.