The Centre is pleased to be part of a variety of productive and collegial research relationships.
The Centre for Elder Research held a grant from the Community and College Social Innovation Fund funded by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) titled, “Building Connected Communities: Improving Community Supports to Reduce Loneliness and Social Isolation in Immigrants 65+". The following community groups collaborated with us on this work, and executive members of their team were a part of the Core Research Collaborative (CRC) that supported and guided the work on this grant:
Indus Community Services (formerly India Rainbow Community Services)
The Centre for Elder Research has successfully concluded a College and Community Innovation (CCI) grant from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) titled, “Aging in Place: Optimizing Health Outcomes Through Technology, Design and Social Innovation". You can download the report that summarizes this program of research here.