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New Horizons for Seniors Program projects can now be used for COVID-19 support

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  • Website: Employment and Social Development Canada
  • Resource type: General web page

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The New Horizons for Seniors Program in Canada can now use their funding to support the needs of seniors during COVID-19. This additional funding will support seniors in staying connected to their communities, replacing lost volunteers, supporting the delivery of groceries and much more. Read this resource to learn more about how this program can help you.

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social support, mental health, pandemic, safety

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Rated on: 5/1/2020 1:36:08 PM

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