Welcome to the Gilbrea Centre for Studies in Aging in the Faculty of Social Sciences at McMaster University. The Centre serves as a critical hub of research, teaching and outreach.

Our mission is to improve all aspects of the lives of older adults in the community and in long-term care by linking research, education, policy and practice with local, national and global initiatives.

Latest News Items

April 4th, 2018

New Publication from Ontario Securities Commission

New strategy outlining new initiatives for older investors has been released.

March 14th, 2018

2018 Senior of the Year Awards

The Gilbrea Centre for Studies in Aging is proud to be a sponsor of this year's awards. Nominations now open for the 2018 Senior of the Year Awards!

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Upcoming Events


Community Conference

CIHR Summer Program in Aging

Mon, May 28, 2018 to Fri, Jun 1, 2018 | 8:15 AM | Harrison Hot Springs, BC. 


Community Conference

Hamilton's 2018 SENIORS KICKOFF

Wed, May 30, 2018 | 10:00 AM | Michelangelo Banquet Centre1555 Upper Ottawa St., Hamilton


Community Conference

Connecting Seniors: From Isolation to Inclusion

Tue, Jun 5, 2018 | 12:30 PM | YWCA Hamilton Auditorium, 75 MacNab St. S., Hamilton

Taralyn Prindiville, Hamilton Council on Aging