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The Grand River Council on Aging in the News

 

 

       

FOCUS ON SENIORS: A truly magical matinee

Brant News April 27, 2017

   

 

FOCUS ON SENIORS: What will they think of next?

Brant News April 13, 2017

   

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Ninety pounds lighter and infinitely happier

Brant News April 27, 2017

 

FOCUS ON SENIORS: The ongoing work of the council on aging

Brant News March 17, 2017

     

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Conestoga so nice, student graduates twice

                                Brant News March 30, 2017

 

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Serving up pot loads of laughs

Brant News March 7, 2017

   

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Tech-savvy volunteers needed
Volunteers are the backbone of many community organizations

Brant February 24, 2017

 
         

Bowling on the green carpet

Brant News February 16, 2017

   

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Volunteer to start the new year 

Brant News January 15, 2017

 


 FOCUS ON SENIORS: The gift of longevity 

Brant News November 24, 2016

   

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Tuning up for a busy year

Brant News January 6, 2017

 
         

 FOCUS ON SENIORS: We've only just begun...

Brant News | October 28, 2016

   

  FOCUS ON SENIORS: More than just books

   Brant News | November 3, 2016

 
         

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Reaching the summit

Brant News | October 20, 2016

       

 FOCUS ON SENIORS: The Workshop on a Bus goes round and round...

Brant News | October 6, 2016

   

Getting information on the move 

Brant News | September 30, 2016

   
         

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Staying a step ahead of salesmen, cheats and liars

Brant News | September 14, 2016

   

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Celebrate Nationals Seniors Day on a bus 

Brant News | September 8, 2016

 

 
         

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Paris becoming a dementia-friendly town

Brant News | July 22, 2016

   

   Age-friendly summit explores respect and social inclusion 

Brant News | August 24, 2016

 

FOCUS ON SENIORS: For many of today’s seniors, getting older is getting better

Brant News | July 8, 2016

   

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Board wishes a fond farewell to Dr. Jean Kincade

Brant News | July 8, 2016

 

Aging summit series tackles community and health services

Brant News | June 21, 2016

   

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Summit series turns to health care

Brant News | June 10, 2016

 

 

 

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Working to prevent falls

Brant News | June 9, 2016

   

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Spreading age-friendly awareness

Brant News | June 2, 2016

 

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Saying so long to the Williamsons

Brant News | May 26, 2016

   

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Active seniors form new club

Brant News | May 19, 2016

 

FOCUS ON SENIORS: The ABCs of stuff

Brant News | May 12, 2016

 

   

FOCUS ON SENIORS: CARP drawing a crowd

Brant News | May 5, 2016

 

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Need for planning highlights housing summit

Brant News | April 28, 2016

 

   

FOCUS ON SENIORS: How Ontario’s laws make seniors an easy target for ‘predatory marriages’

Brant News | April 21, 2016

FOCUS ON SENIORS: The aging dialogues

Brant News | April 14, 2016

 

   

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Home sweet home

Brant News | April 7, 2016

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Finding support through ARTC

Brant News | March 31, 2016

 

   

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Take a hike

Brant News | March 24, 2016

FOCUS ON SENIORS:  Housing up next in aging series

Brant News | March 17, 2016

   

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Moving people in an age-friendly manner

Brant News | March 10, 2016

FOCUS ON SENIORS: A Brantford Lift to those in need

Brant News | March 4, 2016

   

FOCUS ON SENIORS: You’re never too old to play

Brant News | February 25, 2016

 

The stigma of dementia among ethnic cultures can bring shame and guilt

Brant News | February 17, 2016

   

FOCUS ON SENIORS: A walk to remember

Brant News | February 11, 2016

 

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Helping seniors tread carefully this winter

Brant News | February 4, 2016

   

FOCUS ON SENIORS: The role of CARP in our community

Brant News | January 28, 2016

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Seniors asking what’s next?

Brant News | January 21, 2016

   

FOCUS ON SENIORS: What we can learn from our elders

Brant News | January 14, 2016

Ontario's 'Healthy Homes' tax credits go largely unused

Brant News | January 7, 2016

   

FOCUS ON SENIORS: What’s next for the GRCOA?

Brant News | December 31, 2015

 

FOCUS ON SENIORS: GRCOA halfway through the summit

Brant News | December 24, 2015

   

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Serving up the holiday spirit for those in need

Brant News | December 17, 2015

Eliminating the stigma of dementia will prove life   does not end at diagnosis

   Brant News | December 10, 2015

   

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Tell me a story: the final chapter?

Brant News | December 3, 2015

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Community within a community

Brant News | November 26, 2015

   

Life Writing Course connects generations

The Sputnik | November 19, 2015

FOCUS ON SENIORS: The benefit of consulting with seniors

Brant News | November 19, 2015

   

Patient-centred care, earlier diagnosis a must for dementia strategy

Brant News | November 12, 2015

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Tell me a story: Chapter Three

Brant News | November 5, 2015

   

FOCUS ON SENIORS: As time goes by

Brant News | October 29, 2015

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Living life as trailblazers

Brant News | October 22, 2015

   

FOCUS ON SENIORS: A time for giving thanks

Brant News | October 15, 2015

COMMUNITY SERVICE: Three inducted as Paul Harris Fellows

Brantford Expositor | October 7, 2015

   

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Tell me a story: Chapter Two

Brant News | October 1, 2015

How about 'neighbourhood watch' for seniors?

Brant News | September 22, 2015

   

FOCUS ON SENIORS: How are you getting there?

Brant News | September 17, 2015

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Distinguishing normal aging from early signs of dementia

Brant News | September 8, 2015

   

Grant to help with seniors plan

Brantford Expositor | September 7, 2015

FOCUS ON SENIORS: ‘Be prepared’ for any eventuality

Brant News | September 3, 2015

   

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Bringing a youthful perspective

Brant News | August 27, 2015

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Getting from A to B

Brant News | August 20, 2015

   

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Livin’ on the edge

Brant News | August 11, 2015

FOCUS ON SENIORS: ‘Tell me a story’

Brant News | August 6, 2015

   

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Get to know your pharmacist

Brant News | July 30, 2015

FOCUS ON SENIORS: ‘Signature event’ an overwhelming success

Brant News | July 23, 2015

   

Age-friendly summit tackles transportation issues

Brant News | July 17, 2015

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Opportunity came knocking

Brant News | July 16, 2015

   

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Getting seniors around

Brant News | July 9, 2015

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Brant senior walks the walk

Brant News | July 2, 2015

   

McCallion commends local seniors for taking up challenges of aging population

Brant News | June 27, 2015

GRCOA president Lucy Marco a part of Pan Am relay

Brant News | June 25, 2015

   

GRAND RIVER COUNCIL ON AGING: Hazel McCallion keynote speaker at annual general meeting

Brantford Expositor | June 25, 2015

FOCUS ON SENIORS: 'Hurricane' season in Brant

Brant News | June 18, 2015 

   

Volleying with McEnroe at 80

Brant News | June 8, 2015 

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Hurricane Hazel ‘keeps on keeping on’

Brant News | June 4, 2015 

   

Ideas flow at summit on aging

Brant News | June 1, 2015

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Riding the ‘age wave’

Brant News | May 28, 2015

   

VIDEO: Brant MPP Dave Levac on age-friendly communities

Brantford Expositor | May 22, 2015

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Fun at Brantford’s seniors fair

Brant News | May 21, 2015

   

Seniors compete at Summer Games

Brant News | May 14, 2015

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Build it and they will learn

Brant News | May 7, 2015

   

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Brant’s age-friendly summit series

Brant News | April 30, 2015

FOCUS ON SENIORS: COMPASS guides the way

Brant News | April 23, 2015

   

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Nancy Tomkins a Gold Star supporter of GRCOA

Brant News | April 16, 2015

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Seniors summits to address Brant’s aging population

Brant News | April 9, 2015

   

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Lending a hand at the hospice

Brant News | April 2, 2015

Brantford, Brant community preparing to get age-friendly

Brantford Expositor | March 27, 2015

   

Summits to address aging population

Brant News | March 27, 2015

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Making businesses age-friendly

Brant News | March 26, 2015

   

FOCUS ON SENIORS: A happening place for seniors

Brant News | March 19, 2015

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Capturing memories

Brant News | March 12, 2015

   

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Offering food for thought

Brant News | March 5, 2015

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Surveying local seniors

Brant News | February 26, 2015

   

Read all about it

Brant News | February 19, 2015

FOCUS ON SENIORS: The need for increased care

Brant News | February 12, 2015

   

Brantford, Brant look to beef up Master Aging Plan

Brantford Expositor | February 6, 2015

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Overcoming computer intimidation

Brant News | February 5, 2015

   

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Your golden years: a time of possibilities

Brant News | January 29, 2015

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Creating an age-friendly community

Brant News | January 22, 2015

   

FOCUS ON SENIORS: ‘What is it you do exactly?’

Brant News | January 15, 2015

Living with Alzheimer's disease

Brant News | January 8, 2015

   

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Living one day at at time

Brant News | January 1, 2014

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Determined detergent shopping

Brant News | December 24, 2014

   

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Exit through the gift shop

Brant News | December 18, 2014

Bringing Santa to seniors

Brant News | December 11, 2014

   

FOCUS ON SENIORS: Finding silver lining at Christmas time

 

 

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