Aging and seniors

Health promotion and wellbeing, ways to stay active, fall prevention, emergency preparedness, mental health, substance use, and elder abuse.

Services and information


Symptoms and treatment, how you can help, risk factors and prevention, what Canada's doing

Chronic pain

Options to help people manage their pain, support for people living with pain

Age-friendly communities

What an age-friendly community looks like, becoming recognized, provincial and territorial initiatives

Oral health for seniors

Connection between oral health and general health, caring for dentures and implants, dry mouth

Using substances as an older adult

Substance use and talking to your health care provider

Life changes experienced by older adults

Mental health and importance of maintaining social connections as you age and move through transitions later in life

Elder abuse

How to recognize elder abuse, why it happens and who can help

Healthy eating for seniors

Eating habits that promote and protect health and well-being

Programs and services for seniors

Income supports, caring benefits, services for veterans, fraud prevention, safety at home, managing your money

Guides for senior safety and security

Community guide for seniors and their caregivers, safety concerns, frauds and scams

National Seniors Council

Engagement with seniors, stakeholders and experts on current and emerging issues related to quality of life of seniors

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