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2013-12-02 08:30:50

The Revera and Reel Youth Age is More Film Project promotes intergenerational understanding TORONTO, Dec. 2, 2013 /CNW/ - Bernie Custis refused to give up on his dream. When the National Football League denied him the quarterback position because of the colour of his skin, he packed up and moved to Canada. The Hamilton Tiger Cats signed him and, in 1951, he became the first black quarterback in North American professional football, the kick off to a great career and a berth in...

2013-07-02 08:26:23

Strong Social Circles May Hold the Key to Women's Sunnier Disposition TORONTO, July 2, 2013 /CNW/ - Canadians treat aging men and women differently, according to research from Revera Inc., a Canadian leader in seniors' accommodation, care and services.  According to The Revera Report on Ageism: A Look at Gender Differences, developed in partnership with the International Federation on Ageing, Canadian women 66-plus are more likely than men to be treated unfairly or differently...

2013-03-18 08:28:47

Happiness and optimism increase with age; poll results challenge ageist stereotypes, says expert TORONTO, March 18, 2013 /CNW/ - Robert Browning once said, "Grow old along with me; the best is yet to be," and new research from Revera Inc., a Canadian leader in seniors' accommodation, care and services, reveals Canadian seniors agree. According to the Revera Report on Happiness - released just prior to the first annual United Nations International Day of Happiness - the older you are,...

2012-12-17 08:25:35

250 Revera sites held Celebrating Memories events in recognition of World Alzheimer's Day MISSISSAUGA, ON, Dec. 17, 2012 /CNW/ - As an extension of the company's commitment to helping seniors live their lives to the fullest, Revera, a leader in seniors' accommodation, care and services recently held its biggest fundraising drive in its 50-year history.  Through Celebrating Memories events held at each of the company's 250 sites across Canada and the U.S., Revera raised more than...

2012-11-02 07:27:10

Six-in-ten seniors report being treated unfairly and more than one third of Canadians confess to ageist attitudes: Revera Report on Ageism TORONTO, Nov. 2, 2012 /CNW/ - Despite an aging population, ageism is the most tolerated form of social discrimination in Canada, new research from Revera Inc., a Canadian leader in seniors' accommodation, care and services, reveals. According to The Revera Report on Ageism, six-in-ten (63 per cent) seniors ages 66 and older say they've been...

2012-06-20 02:26:41

Social connectivity and, independent living key benefits, say seniors; new research partnership with U of T to explore age-friendly technologies TORONTO, June 20, 2012 /CNW/ - Digital communications may once have been the domain of the young, but Canada's senior citizens are increasingly crossing the digital divide, according to new research from Revera, a Canadian leader in seniors' accommodation, care and services.  The Revera Report on Tech-Savvy Seniors reveals that a...

2012-02-07 07:00:00

Love, romance and social activity in later life has important health, quality of life benefits, says expert gerontologist For more in-depth love stories, interviews with local seniors in GTA and Calgary are available; Infographic also available TORONTO, Feb. 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - Seniors are setting the record straight - love and romance aren't just for the young, according to the Revera Report on Romance, a new survey by Revera Inc., Canada's leading provider of seniors care and...

2010-09-29 08:00:00

Appointment Supports Strengthening Revera's U.S. Operations TORONTO, Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ - Revera Inc., a leading provider of seniors' accommodation, care and services, today announced the appointment of Barbara Hill as a member of its Board of Directors. "We welcome Barbara to the Board and look forward to benefiting from her deep understanding of the healthcare environment in the United States, and her significant experience leading healthcare organizations," said the Honourable William...