Author Archives: Mark Venning

Older Adult Support Across the Continuum of Care

As far back as 2010, when I moderated a conference panel of health and home care specialists, my central question for the panelists within the context of supporting older adults in later life was – what is your vision for a hybrid model of health care? The subtext on this was – how we could

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AGE-WELL – Start-up Challenge Update 2019

As I attend the AGE-WELL third webinar today, titled Building an Innovation Hub: A Case Study, it is timely also to mention that last week the finalists were announced for the AGE-WELL National Impact Challenge: Start-up Edition. Like last year’s technology design challenge, this acknowledges and awards companies working on technology-based solutions that can make

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The Art of Ageing Forum: Visit Niagara in June!

Perhaps it is symbolic that the Niagara Region in Ontario is the perfect place for a forum on The Art of Ageing- especially in summer, when it’s warm and in full bloom, even the wine ages well. Known for many things from the world famous Niagara Falls, the theatre season with the Shaw Festival in

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