ARCHIVED: Endnotes: Age-Friendly Rural and Remote Communities: A Guide

 

  1. World Health Organization, Global Age-Friendly Cities Project , Brochure published by the World Health Organization, May 2006.
  2. For a primer on active aging, please refer to the World Health Organization's Active Aging: A Policy Framework .
  3. For more detailed information on the methodology and the model, please visit the World Health Organization site to download the Vancouver Protocols document .
  4. Human Resources and Social Development Canada, Disability in Canada: A 2001 Profile. Report prepared by the Office of Disability Issues, Human Resources and Development Canada.
  5. M. Turcotte and G. Schellenberg, A Portrait of Seniors in Canada , 2006 (Ottawa, ON: Minister of Industry), February 2007.
  6. Ibid.
  7. Healthy Aging in Canada: A New Vision, A Vital Investment From Evidence to Action—A Background Paper prepared for the Federal, Provincial and Territorial Committee of Officials (Seniors), September 2006.
  8. M. Turcotte and G. Schellenberg, A Portrait of Seniors in Canada , 2006 (Ottawa, ON: Minister of Industry), February 2007.
  9. The chart was created by The Healthy Children, Women and Seniors Branch, British Columbia Ministry of Health.
  10. J. Veninga, “ Social Capital and Healthy Aging ,” Health Policy Research Bulletin, 12 (September 2006): 21–27.
  11. M. Hall, B. Haven, and G. Sylvestre. The Experience of Social Isolation and Loneliness among Older Men in Manitoba , January 2003. Aging in Manitoba Study, University of Manitoba.
  12. J. Veninga, " Social Capital and Healthy Aging ," Health Policy Research Bulletin, 12 (September 2006): 21–27.
  13. Starting Up: Tips to Begin the " Measuring Up " Process.

    Cuyahoga County Planning Commission in partnership with The Cleveland Foundation, Guide to Elder-friendly Community Building , June 2004.

    Partners for Livable Communities and National Association of Area Agencies on Aging, A Blueprint for Action: Developing a Livable Community for All Ages (Washington, DC), May 2007.
Report a problem or mistake on this page
Please select all that apply:

Thank you for your help!

You will not receive a reply. For enquiries, contact us.

Date modified: