Social Prescribing for Aging Research and Knowledge

Social Isolation, Social Participation, and Mental Health & Aging – Leads: Andrew Wister (Professor & Director GRC, SFU) & Laura Kadowaki (Adjunct Professor & Post-doctoral Fellow, GRC); Mélanie Levasseur (Professor & Director, School of Rehabilitation, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Université de Sherbrooke); Lun Li (Assistant Professor, School of Social Work, MacEwan University, Alberta). Collaborators: John Best (University Research Associate, GRC); Leslie Gaudette (President, Council of Senior Citizens' Organizations of BC); Lauren Griffith (Associate Professor, Department of Health Research Methods, Evidence, and Impact, McMaster University); Kahir Lalji  (Provincial Director, Government Relations & Programs with the United Way British Columbia); Barbara Mitchell (Professor, Gerontology, SFU); Eireann O’Dea (Doctoral Student, Gerontology Department, SFU); & John Pickering (Real Restate Foundation of BC Post-doctoral Fellow, GRC).