• About SSIPP

    And why you should get involved.

    Our Mission

    To mitigate the social isolation of older adults by building a society that promotes their well-being, while enabling them to feel valued and remain socially connected.

    Our Vision

    Connecting with older adults across Canada, one visit (or phone call) at a time.

  • SSIPP's Services

    What SSIPP is doing to promote the well-being of older adults during COVID-19.

    SOCIAL COMFORT AND CONNECTION

    TECHNOLOGY TRAINING

    (i.e. video calling)

    BUILDING HEALTH

    LITERACY ON COVID-19

    CONNECTION TO COMMUNITY RESOURCES

    GROCERY SERVICES

    *may be provided through SSIPP in individual cases

  • *Each SSIPP chapter is independently liable for their own operations.

  • Why should I get involved with SSIPP?

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    Make seniors smile!

    Being the reason for someone's smile is satisfying.

    Learn to be an advocate!

    It enables you to be a more prominent part of your community.

    Meet new people!

    There's an excellent opportunity for networking with like-minded students and diverse members of the GTA community.

    Gain empathy and understanding for seniors' health!

    Your experience should provide you with a first-hand understanding of various barriers to health that seniors face.

    Mentor!

    It enables a reciprocal mentor-mentee relationship between student pairs and provides various other opportunities for mentorship.