Healthy Ageing in Residential Places (HARP)
This project is in collaboration with Ottawa’s Bruyère Research Institute seeks to identify healthy ageing strategies for long-term residential care that allow staff and residents to live better, and perhaps longer, more fulfilling lives.
For more information on the HARP project click here.
Invisible Women (Ended March 2015)
Gender and the Shifting Division of Labour in Long-Term Residential Care Facilities
This study aims to better understand if and how residents’ care and workers’ occupational health and safety are affected by a shifting division of labour due to the utilization of informal carers, with an overarching theme of this study exploring how gender affects this shift.
For more information on the Invisible Women project click here.