And why you should get involved.
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.
Connecting with older adults across Canada, one visit (or phone call) at a time.
What SSIPP is doing to promote the well-being of older adults during COVID-19.
SOCIAL COMFORT AND CONNECTION
(i.e. video calling)
LITERACY ON COVID-19
CONNECTION TO COMMUNITY RESOURCES
*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.
It enables a reciprocal mentor-mentee relationship between student pairs and provides various other opportunities for mentorship.
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