Welcome To NWT Seniors' Society

 

Welcome to the NWT Seniors’ Society’s website! We hope that you are able to find useful information about the resources and programs available for Seniors’ in the NWT.

 

Seniors’ Information Line: if you would like to speak to someone about a problem or if you need help with any program or service related to seniors, please call 867-920-7444 or toll free 1-800-661-0878 during working hours or leave a message.

 

Seniors and Elders Deserve Respect: Contact 1-866-223-7775 for 24 hour support or call your: Local RCMP if you need immediate assistance.

 

If you are looking for specific information regarding the abuse of older adults, please visit the NWT Network to prevent the abuse of older adults’ website:

                 

                                               www.nwtnetwork.com

 

Take care of yourself

January is Alzheimer's month Dementia caregiving: Take care of yourself while caring for others Original article here The job of a caregiver to someone with dementia can be an emotional rollercoaster — especially when it falls on the shoulders of a family member such...

Non-drug approaches to managing dementia

January is Alzheimers' month 3 simple ways to manage challenging behaviours associated with dementia Original article posted here Dementia can be a devastating diagnosis. The characteristic problems with memory, thinking, language and judgment are a challenge, but...

Older adult abuse workshops

The NWT Seniors' Society hosts workshops to spread awareness and knowledge around the risk of abuse for elders. Please feel free to contact us for more information, to book a workshop, or to contribute to the...

Older adults remembering veterans

Bowmanville older adults remember the veterans Original article by Jennifer O'Meara, published November 6th, 2018 CLARINGTON — To honour the courage and sacrifices of those who have served Canada during times of war and conflict, the Bowmanville Older Adult...
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Check out our site and see what resources  and services we have to offer.

Get Help

Seniors’ Information Line: If you would like to speak to someone about a problem or if you need help with any program or service related to seniors, please call 867-920-7444 or toll free 1-800-661-0878 during working hours or leave a message.

Stay Safe

Seniors and Elders Deserve Respect: Contact 1-866-223-7775 for 24 hour support or call your Local RCMP if you need immediate assistance.

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