Active Living Coalition for Older Adults (ALCOA) strives to promote
a society where all older Canadians are leading active lifestyles
that contribute to their overall well-being.
It is estimated that 60% of older Canadians are “inactive.”
These inactive older adults are unable to realize the health benefits
of active living.
in partnership with its member organizations, encourages older
Canadians to maintain and enhance their well-being and independence
through a lifestyle that embraces physical activity and active
The disability tax credit (DTC) is a non-refundable tax credit that helps persons with disabilities or their supporting persons reduce the amount of income tax they may have to pay. For more information, go to www.cra.gc.ca/dtc.
What's New at ALCOA:
It is will great sadness that we share the news of the passing of one
of ALCOA’s long standing board members, our strong advocate, and
a dear friend. Dr. Mike Sharratt passed away peacefully at
the young age of 74.