Rise & Shine Project

Rise and Shine (R & S): Preparing Immigrant Elders to address Social Isolation and Vulnerability

Nepali Pathshala

Rise & Shine Project

Funded by the Capacity Building and the Emerging Issues Fund from the City of Calgary, the main goal the Rise and Shine initiative is to develop the culture of volunteerism among elders right from the issue identification to devising strategies. By engaging seniors, we hope to facilitate meaningful relationships between volunteers and vulnerable elders, resulting in mutually beneficial changes to the quality of life and social inclusion. The scoping sessions led by the volunteer seniors and monitored by a Steering

NCSC Calgary

NCSC Collaboration With Rise & Shine