Modules Home

These modules comprise three components. Each contain some interesting stories and opportunities to learn about particular aspects of working with older people. Each module will take you about 20 minutes to browse through. There are many helpful links for those who wish to learn more about particular topics.

Active Ageing & Health Promotion
“Active Ageing” relates to many aspects of the ageing experience - health care, lifestyle, social involvement, productivity and active engagement.

Older Persons in the Acute Care Setting
Older people who are admitted to an acute care setting such as a hospital, face particular challenges that require special consideration.

Community Care and Residential Settings
As some older people become frail, they may require more complex residential or community-based care. They should be supported in living in whatever setting best suits their needs and desires.