Project Description

A & O: Support Services for Older Adults Inc. is a not-for-profit organization that provides specialized services for older Manitobans. The goal of these programs is to empower and support older adults in the community. A & O’s core programs and services are organized under three foundational pillars: Social Engagement, Safety & Security and Counselling.

Social Engagement:
This pillar enables older Manitobans to remain independent and engaged in their communities. Programs included in this pillar include Senior Centre Without Walls, Connect Program and Senior Immigrant Settlement Services {SISS).

Safety & Security:
The agency provides innovative safety and security programs and services. Programs included are, Elder Abuse Prevention Services, Safe Suite Program, Older Victim Services, SafetyAid: Fall Prevention and This Full House.

Counselling Services:
The agency provides pertinent information about a wide range of counselling, support and community referral materials for older Manitobans. Services in this pillar include Counselling, Information & Referral, Intake, Housing and Legal Services.

For more information visit: http://www.aosupportservices.ca/