News

June 14, 2019 | #ElderWisdom message against ageism is growing | Guelph Today

June 1, 2019 | Seniors talk with LGBTQ+ youth at Pride event in Kitchener | Kitchener Today

May 31, 2019 | The Beauty of Human Connectivity upon the #ElderWisdom Bench | Schlegel Villages

February 25, 2019 | Strangers Become Fast Friends Upon The #ElderWisdom Bench | Schlegel Villages

February 14, 2019 | Elder Wisdom Valentine’s Day Love  & Relationships | CBC News

October 8, 2018 | KW Oktoberfest Float | CTV Kitchener (Segment at 55sec)

September 10, 2018 | Getting Benched | Up My Alli blog post

Auguts 2, 2018 | ElderWisdomYXE creates a place to sit, rest and connect | Saskatoon StarPhoenix

August 6, 2018 | Get advice from an Innisfil senior at the Elder Wisdom Bench | Innisfil Journal

August 7, 2018 | Saskatoon park bench aims to connect young people and seniors | Global News

August 8, 2018 | Seniors at Saskatoon Fringe invite young to sit a spell | CBC Saskatoon

July 2018 | Harnessing and honouring the collective wisdom of our elders | Hospital News

June 28, 2018 | #ElderWisdom to make the world a better place | Schlegel Villages

June 29, 2018 | Carl from Winston Park interviewed by Mike Farwell in Kitchener | 570 News

June 22, 2018 | 101-year-old tackling ageism using #ElderWisdom bench | CBC Windsor

June 22, 2018 | #ElderWisdom social awareness campaign comes to Burlington to combat ageism | Burlington Post

June 20, 2018 | Brampton senior takes part in #ElderWisdom community visit | Brampton Guardian

June 18, 2018 | How #ElderWisdom Will Help Tackle Ageism in Ontario | Zoomer

June 18, 2018 | Need Advice? Pop-Up Park Bench Invites You To Talk With A Senior | Toronto Storeys

June 15, 2018 | ‘Change and Love are the only Constants in Life’: #ElderWisdom in the Realm of Inclusion | Schlegel Villages

June 15, 2018 | Need some advice on your job, dating, travel? Have a seat with a senior | CBC Toronto

June 15, 2018 | Guelph seniors share some wisdom | Guelph Mercury Tribune

June 15, 2018 | How a little #ElderWisdom and a green bench will tackle ageism in Ontario | CBCKW

June 15, 2018 | #ElderWisdom: Seniors share their experiences | CTV Kitchener

June 13, 2018 | Green Bench Wisdom | Canadian Mennonite

June 7, 2018 | Cherish Our Teachers and Discover the Wisdom of the Elder | Schlegel Villages

June 4, 2018 | #ElderWisdom Campaign Launches in Mississauga | Schlegel Villages

May 24, 2018 | Green Benches will be set up in Market Square for 2018 #ElderWisdom Campaign | Guelph Today

November 12, 2017 | 1 Green Bench + 200 Conversations = A Successful Elder Wisdom Campaign | Senior Housing Forum

June 7, 2017 | #ElderWisdom Shared with Students to Mark Seniors Month | Schlegel Villages

May 26, 2017 | The Village of Riverside Glen, Jean, ElderWisdom, & Marlene | CFRU 93.3FM

November 30, 2016 | The Effects of Ageism on Quality of Life for Seniors | CARF International

July 2, 2016 | Senior Shares her Story with Strangers on Barrie Park Bench | Simcoe.com

July 2016 | Taking Aim at Negative Stereotypes about Older People | Kitchener Citizen (pg2)

June 21, 2016 | Seniors Share their Wisdom at Gore Park | Hamilton Spectator

June 16, 2016 | Spreading the Wisdom in St. George’s Square | Guelph Today

June 14, 2016 | #Guelph Seniors Share Wisdom! | Mayor Cam Guthrie

June 13, 2016 | Senior shares Wisdom at Waterloo Square | Waterloo Region Record

June 8, 2016 | #ElderWisdom Campaign Harnesses Great Untapped Resource | Schlegel Villages

June 2016 | Schlegel’s #ElderWisdom Green Bench Campaign aiming to quash ageism | OLTCA