Saskatchewan Seniors Mechanism

Don’t forget about seniors during pandemic

Mar 29, 2020 | 8:33am

The Saskatchewan Seniors Mechanism says it’s important for the public to not forget about seniors during the COVID-19 pandemic. Linda Anderson with the SSM talked about how seniors usually stay in their homes, but now with emergency orders in place due to the virus, they have less visitors. She suggests people should keep in contact with the senior population when […]

Sask. Seniors Mechanism report brings attention to issues in the province

Nov 18, 2019 | 6:40am

Rural transportation, housing and health care are big needs for seniors according to a new study from the Saskatchewan Seniors Mechanism (SSM). The Positive Aging in Saskatchewan report is compiled of two years of research, conversations and surveys with seniors in the province. SSM President Randy Dove feels the government and public needs to know […]

Saskatchewan Seniors Mechanism encouraged by announcement of Minister responsible for Seniors.

Aug 18, 2019 | 1:26pm

A non-profit organization that advocates for seniors is encouraged with the announcement of a Seniors Minister. President of the Saskatchewan Seniors Mechanism, Randy Dove, says they have been working on an action plan to present to the government for about 2 years, and one of the recommendations was for a Minister specifically for Seniors issues. […]