COVID-19 Resources for Seniors

Second Doses Now Available to all residents 12 and over. You can receive your second dose 28 days from your first dose. Drive thru vaccination clinic – Saskatoon Prairieland Park: More information Saskatchewan pharmacies participating in immunization [Note you must contact the pharmacy directly regarding vaccines, do not use the online booking system or phone] …

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Memoir Writing Workshops with Marion Mutala

Introducing Memoir Writing, a 4 week workshop series with award winning author Marion Mutala National -Bestselling, Award winning Author -Marion Mutala Marion Mutala has a master’s degree in educational administration and taught for 30 years. With a passion for the arts, she loves to write, sing, play pickle-ball and guitar, travel, and read. Marion has …

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Watercolour Classes with Alison R. Montgomery

Introducing watercolour classes with artist Alison R. Montgomery, introduction and intermediate classes Alison R. Montgomery: Artist’s bio Alison R. Montgomery lives in Saskatoon and has been painting in watercolour for over thirty years. Alison’s en plein air landscape paintings have been showcased in many solo and group exhibitions, and her work is represented in many …

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Socially Connecting Seniors

SCOA helps keep older adults connected throughout the pandemic and beyond. The coronavirus outbreak has profoundly impacted the lives of older adults. They are at a high risk to become socially isolated due to necessary social distancing measures designed to keep them safe. SCOA is socially connecting seniors through two initiatives: Telephone visits with those …

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Seniors and Youth Connect Project

Seniors and youth connect in a new project supported by the Saskatoon Community Foundation and operated by the Saskatoon Council on Aging [SCOA]. The Senior and Youth Connections project matches youth and older adults to work together and learn from each other. The connections combat social isolation experienced by older adults and also keeps them mentally engaged for improved health and well-being. Youth develop positive attitudes about …

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Re-establishing the Role of Families in Long Term Care after the COVID-19 Pandemic

How the pandemic has affected family relationships – a video produced by the SK LTC Network in partnership with SPA-LTC [Strengthening a Palliative Approach in Long-Term Care] About the SK LTC Network: The SK LTC Network is a group of family members, researchers, clinicians, and trainees that contribute evidence- and experience- informed strategies to support …

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Membership News – Get Your Coupon Packs!

Get your Membership Coupon Pack:  Buy a full or couples membership and receive valuable coupons from our participating partners.  Coupon packs available at SCOA office 2020 College Drive while quantities last!  5 Reasons to be a full member: 1. Social and learning opportunities – we’re a lively and social group so if you like meeting people …

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