StrongerU Senior Fitness

ASCHA has partnered with StrongerU Senior Fitness to offer our member organizations education, tools, and resources so that your employees can deliver high-quality, dynamic, and effective fitness experiences to the residents you serve.

The primary target audience of this program is employees of your organization’s Activity and Wellness department.

Here is what you will get:

  1. Learn the fundamentals of senior fitness instruction including anatomy, foundations in human movement, coaching techniques, modifying and adapting to fitness levels, and more.
  2. Learn the choreography. Apply the theoretical knowledge to practical application.
  3. Every month receive 30 minutes of brand new, dynamic class content in a rotation of four formats: Cardio, Strength, Stretch, and Circuit (Balance) for one year.

This program will provide you with all the skills and tools you need to help your residents reach the older adult physical activity guidelines.

For more information, see our poster.

The program is eligible for the Canada Alberta Job Grant that will cover 2/3 of the training fees.

All Employees of ASCHA Member organizations receive $66 discount on the program. Contact us for details.

ASCHA/ACCA/CCSA OHS Collaborative Member Forums

The Continuing Care Safety Association (CCSA), the Alberta Continuing Care Association (ACCA), and ASCHA have come together to provide collaborative and interactive forums for our members to discuss their occupational health & safety needs as well as emerging issues. 

We invite our members to join us and to catch up on what’s happening in the occupational health & safety world, and to address common concerns and questions in the housing and continuing care sectors. 

The outcomes of these sessions include:
- Provide a forum to address OHS questions and to share best practices
- Identify opportunities for reaching shared goals that benefit ASCHA, ACCA and CCSA’s shared memberships in alignment with their associations’ priorities

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February 13, 2024
April 11, 2024
September 17, 2024
November 19, 2024

ASCHA's Webinar Sponsorship Opportunities

ASCHA webinars offer the perfect opportunity to support quality online education to members, as well as the promotion of your company. We provide quarterly educational webinars that average 70 attendees during the live presentation, and the recordings are available to view in the Members Area of ASCHA’s website, The Learning Centre for Senior Living and ASCHA Connect. This educational opportunity is one of our most valued membership benefits.

Sponsoring ASCHA webinars is a strategic way for your business to reach a wide audience of engaged housing professionals AND is a tangible demonstration of your company's commitment to the seniors and community housing sector. Our webinar sponsors are recognized as partners and thought leaders who support our members by providing access to cutting-edge information and training, giving them an edge in growing their knowledge and taking seniors housing and support services to the next level. 

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ASCHA Member Orientation Webinar

ASCHA conducts regular webinars for new and not-so-new CAOs and Leadership Teams to ensure that you are aware of all the member services and benefits available. Make the most out of your membership! If you are interested in an orientation for any of your Leadership Team contact us!

Management Skills for Commercial Kitchens Certificate Program


Red Deer Polytechnic Management Skills for Commercial Kitchens Certificate Program is designed specifically for cooks, kitchen managers, and those who would like to advance their careers in seniors housing kitchen settings. The Program consists of 4 online courses and provides the opportunity to develop kitchen management skills that focus on inventory control, budgeting, menu planning, marketing and human resource management.

As ASCHA helped to pioneer this Certificate Program, ASCHA Members receive 10% discount off the tuition fee. Contact ASCHA to get the member discount code prior to registering.

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