Canadian Association on Gerontology (CAG):
The Canadian Association on Gerontology (CAG) is a national, multidisciplinary scientific and educational association established to provide leadership in matters related to the aging population.
CLSA – Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging:
The Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging (CLSA) is a large, national, long-term study that will follow approximately 50,000 individuals who are between the ages of 45 and 85 when recruited, for at least 20 years. The CLSA will collect information on the changing biological, medical, psychological, social, lifestyle and economic aspects of people's lives. These factors will be studied to understand how, individually and in combination, they have an impact in both maintaining health and in the development of disease and disability as people age.
Canadian Academy of Geriatric Psychiatry (CAGP):
The CAGP is involved with a number of activities to promote and advocate for seniors mental health.
Canadian Coalition for Seniors Mental Health (CCSMH):
The mission of the CCSMH is to promote the mental health of seniors by connecting people, ideas and resources.
Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR):
The Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) is Canada's federal funding agency for health research. Composed of 13 Institutes, we collaborate with partners and researchers to support the discoveries and innovations that improve our health and strengthen our health care system.
AGE-WELL is a unique Canadian network that brings everyone together to develop technologies and services for healthy aging.
Aging Research Within Canada:
This is a brief released by the Canadian Federal government that discusses and debates on different aspects on how the country can promote healthy aging in Canada. It provides five key focus areas for action on healthy aging.