Volunteer Opportunity: Finance and Fundraising Committee Chair

The Saskatoon Council on Aging is seeking a Finance and Fundraising Committee Chair.  As a volunteer you should have a background in fund development, donor development, grant and fundraising experience. Committee Structure: Consists of SCOA’s Treasurer, SCOA staff and members of SCOA.  Mandate: To serve as a consultative group to the Board and Executive Director …

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Why more Canadians are leaving a gift to charity in their Wills

We are lucky. The Saskatoon Council on Aging supporters are thoughtful individuals, who share a concern for well-being of older adults and are committed to building a better future with older adults. We think about contributing to the causes we care about with monthly donations or volunteering time. Some people are going one step further …

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Learn How to Use Saskatoon Transit’s New OnDemand Service!

Saskatoon Transit launched a new OnDemand Transit (ODT) service in early August. The new service uses a “stop-to-hub” model and promotes shorter, quicker trips making ODT more reliable and efficient. The ODT service is available in Brighton, Rosewood, North Kensington and Blairmore. Download the app Saskatoon Transit OnDemand or find more information at SaskatoonTransit.ca/OnDemand or …

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LutherCare Communities: Spotlight on Seniors – Presenting Sponsor

LutherCare Communities (LCC) is a leading provider of senior living communities for over 67 years. Lutheran Sunset Home of Saskatoon, now known and operated as LCC, began as a vision of national church leaders in the 1940s to respond to the needs of the Lutheran community as opportunities presented themselves for social ministry. LutherCare’s vision …

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Activity Report: What We’ve Done in 2021 -2022

The Saskatoon Council on Aging has been operating now for 31 years!  As you can see from the highlights below SCOA has supported many older adults to be active, informed and engaged.  Age-friendly Community Development Committee – Beyond the Pandemic Project:409 older adults aged 55+ from Saskatoon and area responded to the research survey and …

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SCOA Annual General Meeting

June 23 1:30 pm Online via ZOOM The program for the Annual General meeting includes:-Activity update April 1, 2021 to March 31, 2022-Audited financial report. Following the business part of the meeting:-Presentation by SCOA Organizational Sponsor Venture Rehabilitation Sciences Group-Presentation of key findings from the SCOA Beyond the Pandemic Survey: 400 +older adults filled out …

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Nifty 50s Showcase

Got talent? Audition! The Saskatoon Council on Aging seeks contestants for the Nifty 50s showcase. WHO: Older adults 50+Bands [up to 6 members] , vocalists, single musical performances and dance acts. WATCH FOR UPDATES ON FINALISTS SELECTED FINALISTS WILL PERFORM AT NIFTY 50S SHOWCASE. TICKETS ON SALE NOW! NOV 4, 2022 AT THE WDM, SASKATOON. …

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