Information and Tips
City of Ottawa 50+ Adult Physical Activity and Sport Strategy
Please accept an invitation on behalf of the City of Ottawa to take part in an online survey designed to collect general information from adults aged 50 years and over in Ottawa about their preferences in regards to participating in physical activity, fitness and/or sport programs in Ottawa and/or the barriers they may face in trying to do so. The survey takes approximately 10 minutes to complete. The results of this survey will be kept confidential and will be used for research purposes only. You will not be required to identify yourself. No e-mail addresses will be collected if you choose to participate in the online survey. The survey will be available for completion until March 28, 2014. Feel free to share this link with any friends, family or contacts who you believe would appreciate voicing their opinions, concerns, feedback.
Aging in Ottawa
Starting September 17, 2013, Rogers TV – Ottawa Cable 22 will show Aging in Ottawa on
Tuesdays at 4:30PM and 8:30PM
Thursdays at 9AM
Fridays at 4PM
Local aging and caregiving expert, Bonnie Schroeder shares her passion for making a difference for seniors and their caregivers in Ottawa. Bonnie will welcomes local guests to talk about relevant issues for older adults in our community – active living, accessing health, information, social services, transportation, housing, to name a few. For more details.
You are invited to watch a webcast of a panel discussion on advocacy that took place on Wednesday, June 19, as part of FSNA’s 2013 Annual General Meeting. This panel featured pension and health care experts who discussed how Canadians can work together to achieve retirement income and health care security. The webcast is available for viewing via the FSNA Web site.
Community Information Centre of Ottawa
Upcoming Ottawa Events (Ottawa Kiosk)
City of Ottawa Events Calendar
If you are heading out on the road
OC Transpo's FREE fare special for seniors.
Seniors 65 and older can ride free all-day on Wednesdays. This offer includes all bus routes and the O-Train, but does not include Para Transpo. Please be prepared to show proof of age to the operator. See also Seniors' Rates.
Gatineau (STO) Senior Fares
Ontario MTO Road Information
Transport Québec Road Information
Environment Canada -Ottawa weather