Elderly

For more than a decade a coalition of grandmothers from Canada and Africa have come together under the "Grandmothers Campaign" supported by the Stephen Lewis Foundation with the express...
We know every day should be World Kindness Day, but today is official, a day meant to highlight and celebrate the good deeds that people do. Started in 1998 by the World Kindness Movement, which is a...
Seven champions for good deeds will be sharing in $1.1 million USD ($1,453,760 CAD) to support their efforts thanks to the KIND Foundation, in partnership with media and entertainment company...
A new Amazon Prime commercial is using the pains of getting old to show the common humanity between the Christian and the Muslim world. Titled "A Priest and an Imam meet for a cup of tea,...
If they know what’s good for them, dogs had better watch their backs.  There’s a new pet therapy animal in the mix that’s every bit as cute and cuddly as those ubiquitous...
Beloved children's entertainer Fred Penner and a cast of musical friends will be taking people down memory lane to benefit the Canadian Music Therapy Trust Fund on March 11. The event, titled...
The poppies that people all across Canada wear leading up to Remembrance Day aren't the only way Canadians can support their veterans. Operation Raise A Flag, an initiative of Toronto's...
The red poppies many people are wearing on their coats right now aren't just a potent symbol honouring those who've fallen in the military service of their country; they're also...
Bob Dylan’s acceptance speech for MusiCares Person of the Year should be required reading for any neophyte songwriter or artist in general — and was fortunately transcribed in full by...
It may not grab headlines like schoolyard bullying but elder abuse is an equally insidious and pervasive problem. According to the Government of Canada on its website, it has been estimated that...