Ageing in place is taking center stage in Ontario, Canada, as the provincial government announced this week an investment of C$272 million into programs to help seniors live healthier, more independent lives.

As reported in, programs like Aging at Home are projected to increase quality of care, relieve family burdens and free up hospital beds.

Ageing in Place programs are necessary to help deal with the changing demographics and will be featured in the education sessions at IAHSA’s 8th International Conference in London in July.