Canada will soon be a super-aged society—20 per cent of the population will be over age 65 by 2024. There’s never been a time when addressing healthy aging was of greater importance. While individuals can take actions, healthy aging must also be a societal priority.
Healthy at any age: Understanding wellness across the lifespan
In a society that values youth and physical appearance, aging may seem like something to try to avoid. But everyone ages. It’s natural. The white paper unpacks the concept healthy aging, including:
- the individual vs. societal role in aging
- the role of equity and intersectionality in evidence-informed focus areas
- big questions to help you reflect on healthy aging