Seniors News

Date: February 17, 2021

Never too late to learn for seniors

Date: January 24, 2021

Seniors population expected to grow in Nova Scotia — Premier

Date: January 8, 2021

Seniors given priority in first phase of Covid vaccine injections

Date: December 31, 2020

Seniors College of Nova Scotia Information Session Jan 5

Date: December 29, 2020

Archive brings history of LGBT seniors to life

Date: December 19, 2020

The kindness of a phone call

Date: December 17, 2020

Nova Scotia hopes to immunize 70 per cent of residents against Covid-19

Date: December 12, 2020

Daughter puts Christmas lights on wall outside Northwood seniors home

Date: December 3, 2020

Food security program for seniors in Guysborough County underway

Date: November 19, 2020

Fire department lights up rural community

Date: October 28, 2020

Seniors join community collaboration on music video

Date: October 8, 2020

Why some seniors are starting second careers

Date: September 18, 2020

Seniors racking up reverse mortgage debts

Date: September 14, 2020

Dying of loneliness: rally highlights treatment of seniors in care homes

Date: September 14, 2020

Local Black author remembered for fantasy fiction series


Should virtual doctor visits continue in Nova Scotia?

Date: September 10, 2020

Eastern health boards hosting online learning event

Date: August 20, 2020

Absence of volunteers creates staffing pressures in NS nursing homes

Date: August 15, 2020

Researcher studies ‘heartbreaking’ effcts of isolation in pandemic

Date: August 10, 2020

The fun way this hospital uses to help with dementia

Date: August 8, 2020

Shelburne residents rally round for burned-out family

Date: August 3, 2020

Play is just a four-letter word

Date: July 17, 2020

Seaview Manor Seniors Foundation makes life better for residents

Date: July 9, 2020

Local man donates Covid-19 Cheque in Seniors Break-Even Challenge

Date: July 4, 2020

Seniors: How to stay connected this summer

Date: July 2, 2020

Review of Northwood deaths from Covid-19 virus announced

Date: June 30, 2020

Silk flowers bloom for those who died at Northwood

Date: June 12, 2020

Limited visits allowed to homes for seniors and disabled

Date: June 12, 2020

Elder Abuse Day is June 15


Therapy dogs bring joy to isolated seniors


Online initiatives help seniors keep in touch while isolating

Date: June 5, 2020

Seniors will have to wait another month for Covid aid payment

Date: May 18, 2020

Former prisoner of war compares Covid lockdown to prison life

Date: May 17, 2020

The pandemic might turn us all into birdwatchers

Date: April 25, 2020

Covid-19 should be a wake-up call for seniors

Date: April 18, 2020

Longterm care facilities adapting to deal with COVID-19

Date: April 7, 2020

What you can do about Coronavirus right now

Date: April 4, 2020

One man’s donation keeps seniors connected

Date: April 3, 2020

Community reaches out to members with telephone line

Date: April 2, 2020

COVID-19 closed a YMCA’s doors, so staffers started checking in on local seniors

Date: April 1, 2020

Pictou County seniors can find support through 211 and other local organizations

Date: March 30, 2020

How to beat the self-isolation Coronavirus blues

Date: March 30, 2020

I’m a senior: what’s my life worth these days?


Meals on Wheels sees ‘huge drop’ in volunteers during COVID-19 outbreak


How seniors can help protect themselves against COVID-19


New online app to help Nova Scotians write living wills amid COVID-19 concerns.


The riskiest surfaces for coronavirus and how to clean them.


Visiting the vulnerable: an exercise in compassion and vigilance

Date: March 7, 2020

Corona Virus likely to hit Nova Scotia: be ready

Date: January 31, 2020

The super-ageing of Canadians has taken us by surprise

Date: January 28, 2020

Middleton program inspires provincial model for seniors’ care

Date: January 14, 2020

We need more resources to deal with the increasing population of seniors

Date: January 11, 2020

More senior women are living alone and loving it!

Date: December 30, 2019

Discipline can make up for fading eyesight in driving

Date: December 30, 2019

Truro-area senior shares health tips


Age just means more experience for Sydney senior


Seniors recruited as mentors for start-up businesses

Date: November 24, 2019

Lady collect blankets for residents of seniors home

Date: November 21, 2019

Amherst hires new well-being manager

Date: October 31, 2019

Medical Assistance in Dying and Dementia; it’s about Dignity

Date: October 2, 2019

The new realities of work and retirement

Date: September 25, 2019

Jobs not being filled when seniors available

Date: September 13, 2019

Girl honours her grandfather with art contest for cancer

Date: September 13, 2019

Climb, hike, walk, get into nature


Seniors find creative ways to supplement pensions


Senior loses 84 pounds in one year!

Date: September 2, 2019

Looking back to a time when yellow aircraft dominated the skies


Designing a better life for seniors


Imposter grandchild gets four years for seniors phone scam


Program for seniors and young people plants yoga seed

Date: July 13, 2019

Cast adrift: Death of parents severs link to the past

Date: July 13, 2019

Antigonish to host 55+ Games July 31


You know you’re retired when…


Seniors keep it SASSY at Port Hawkesbury YMCA

Date: June 16, 2019

I feel ‘only 70’ says 103-year-old Bridgewater resident


Top tips to better health for your eyes


Tap Card payments can post a danger to seniors

Date: May 11, 2019

Antigonish to host 55-plus Games

Date: May 10, 2019

User friendly design isn’t very friendly to the elderly

Date: May 6, 2019

Alzheimer’s walk held Sunday

Date: April 30, 2019

A wave from an overpass has a ripple effect

Date: April 30, 2019

Firefighters honour chief with one last ride


Zap your brain & restore your memory!


Black History Tour of Nova Scotia

Date: April 5, 2019

Longtime Glace Bay bowler has busy life

Date: March 12, 2019

Seniors choose to beat loneliness by retiring together

Date: March 12, 2019

Group makes seniors wishes come true


Retiree chooses Holiday Inn over senior home– it’s cheaper


Ageing employees: a blessing, not a curse

Date: March 4, 2019

A senior’s resolution: no more falling down in 2019


Don’t believe the ageist myths: we only get better in our golden years


70 and Female is the New Cool

Date: February 2, 2019

Loneliness and stigma are major causes of depression in seniors

Date: January 30, 2019

IWK Health Centre volunteers share their thoughts on helping others

Date: January 30, 2019

Isle Madame community leader dies


Cure for Alzheimer’s- brush your teeth and don’t forget to floss


Springhill remembers longtime town dentist


Are daytime dances the next big thing for seniors?


Helping my elderly mother move was hard on both of us


On the way to pension poverty