Enhancing Age and Ability Inclusion
A toolkit to help senior living organizations & staff members assess their communities, raise awareness of ageism + ableism & promote inclusion for all
Polyamorous Elders Aging in Open Relationships by Kathy Labriola
Olders describe the pleasures & challenges of practicing non-monogamy in late life in this book by an experienced clinician, Kathy Labriola
Speakers from International Federation on Ageing's Global Café Series focusing on ageism across various sectors
Every Word and Gesture Counts A guide to taking ageism out of aged care
A guide to eliminating biased language & behavior for anyone who provides care for older people, from healthcare workers + managers to family & friends
Centre for Ageing Better, Ageism: What's the harm? Exploring the damaging impact of ageism on individuals and society.
This report documents the ways ageism harms people & society, exacerbating social inequalities & damaging the economy
Wrinkle radio, don't panic it's just aging
"Don’t panic! it’s just aging." Conversations with age scholar Sally Chivers about the forces that feed age-related shame, fear, & inequity
This episode of the Geripal podcast discusses the need to include olders & people of color in drug studies + more
your anti-ageism toolkit
How to and rebut three common + pernicious myths about older people from the largest advocacy association for older Canadians
An in-depth article about the ways unconscious bias, "elderspeak", & ageist + ableist processes + policies affect longterm care residents & staff
Never too old and never too late. Based on the book This Chair Rocks - a manifesto against ageism - by Ashton Applewhite
This 30-minute play uses dialogue to introduce key concepts from Ashton Applewhite's book, "This Chair Rocks: A Manifesto Against Ageism"
A birthday cake with lit candles
What makes birthdays better? Taking the ageism out of 'em.
still kicking confronting ageism and ableism
This workshop explains how ageism & ableism work, how they differ & where they overlap + why it matters- DIY scripts & slides available