Improving the quality of life for older Manitobans
May 4, 2020
Winnipeg older adults who may be feeling isolated and in need of assistance during this trying time, can call 311 to be connected with a number of resources available including assistance with delivery of groceries, medications, or specialized social services.
May 4, 2020
Effective Tuesday, March 17, 2020 A & O: Support Services for Older Adults located at 200-280 Smith Street will be closed to the public until further notice.
November 29, 2019
The holiday season is a time of celebration, however for isolated and vulnerable older adults it can be a very trying time. Last holiday season A & O delivered over 6000 gifts to socially isolated and/or in-need older adults who might not have otherwise received a gift.
May 29, 2019
Charlie had always liked to collect things and didn’t particularly like to throw anything away, but after these losses Charlie’s Hoarding Behaviour intensified. Charlie isolated himself from friends and family and his home became unsafe.
Desperate Times, Heroic Measures
Circle back to Winnipeg a few months ago. Our community organizations were hard at work every day, delivering essential services and programs to thousands of Winnipeggers. There was never a slow day. The demand for services at these agencies was always high; the need was still there.