Self-Empowerment in Later Life as a Response to Ageism

Ageism is alive and well, with old-age stereotypes lurking in public and private institutions. From the water cooler to the webpage, negative age bias is frustratingly prevalent. For older individuals, recognizing the current reality is a difficult, yet necessary,...

Positive Aging: 2017 Directory of Programs and Services

The Nova Scotia Department of Seniors works to ensure the inclusion and well-being of older adults in Nova Scotia by providing policyleadership and coordination across government to enable and enhance the participation in and contribution by older adults to all...

Labor Market Engagement of Mature-Age Workers

Supporting those mature-age workers who wish to continue working is a key policy challenge arising from the Intergenerational Report 2010. As previous research indicates, there are many factors that influence labour market engagement of those approaching retirement....