Exploring resilience and social participation among Hamilton’s older population

Published: Wednesday, May 17, 2017

New student summer research project will explore the social participation among older adults in Hamilton.

Thipiga Sivayoganathan, a student supervised by Associate Member Anju Joshi, will be joining the Gilbrea Centre this summer while she works on her research project which focuses on social particpation among older adults. The study intends to  examine the relationship between resiliency and social participation among older adults residing in Hamilton using guided interview questions. This research aims to gather a more comprehensive picture of the direction of this relationship. 


To learn more about the project, click here.