External links are provided for the convenience of readers.
Canadian Gerontological Nurses’ Association (CGNA) - Perspectives Journal – Perspectives_Journal.html
Call for submissions for Perspectives journal - Perspectives call for manuscripts from clinicians
CGNA Webinars (GNABC members can access the CGNA archived webinars for FREE!)
To access the FREE archived CGNA webinars, go to the CGNA website and sign in: https://cgna.net/Home_Page.php
Live webinars include a fee with registration. Please note what time zone the webinar is advertised in.
CGNA Standards of Practice…click here Standards_of_Practice.html
Lillian Hung has shared some helpful and fun websites for Gerontological Nurses… click here to access her list:
Thanks to Marie Villeza for sending along these useful links:
The Most Common In-Home Injuries for Seniors and How to Prevent Them
How to Reduce Hoarding and Clutter to Prevent Falls
How to Remodel for Accessibility
How to Make & Pay for Home Modifications to Enable Aging in Place
Top 7 Garage Safety Hazards that You Shouldn’t Be Ignoring
Making Aging in Place Easier with Digital Health Technology
BC Support Unit (The BC SUPPORT (Support for People and Patient-Oriented Research and Trials) Unit is a multi-partner organization created to support, streamline and increase patient-oriented research throughout British Columbia)
Memory of a faded mind: a daughter explores her mother’s life and declining health. This short documentary film relives the life of Joy, a beautiful English mother. Narrated by the delightfully soft voice of her eldest daughter (Jude), the waves of emotion carry you through her story.
Abbotsford Division Long Term Care Program
Dementia in the 21st Century: Approaches to the Management of the Behavioral and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia in Residential Care –
The 5 conference videos are posted to the Abbotsford Division’s Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCLNpxaqHBe0JeEyI9ER1nJg?view_as=subscriber
The videos include presentations on:
What is BPSD
Family and Resident-Centered Care
Polypharmacy reduction approaches
Medication use to help manage BPSDComplementary methods (e.g. P.I.E.C.E.S, technology) to help manage BPSD
BC Seniors Guide, click here…bc-seniors-guide-11th-edition.pdf
The BC Seniors’ Guide is a book-style compilation of information and resources to help us all plan for and live a healthy lifestyle as we age. It includes information on provincial and federal programs, with sections on benefits, health, lifestyle, housing, transportation, finances, safety and security, and other services.
Sexuality and People in Residential Aged Care (a resource from Australia)