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Our Co-creating during Covid project in a Peterborough Currents piece on elders connecting during Qu

Peterborough Currents, a grassroots journalism project that seeks to facilitate stories that increase awareness of the local community, has recently published an article called Social Inclusion for Seniors during COVID-19, which includes our Co-Creating During Covid project. The piece, by Ayesha Barmania, includes an interview with Aging Activisms co-chair Melissa, as well as quotations from Sally Chivers, the director of the Trent Centre for Aging & Society, and others who are concerned and engaged in keeping elders connected at this time. Read the article here.

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Aging Activisms is a program of activist research, academic mentorship, and intergenerational community-building led by
Dr. May Chazan, Canada Research Chair (CRC) in Gender and Feminist Studies at Trent University.

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