SALT Alberta

About SALT Alberta

About SALT Alberta

SALT is a group of Edmonton seniors concerned with, & advocating on, social justice issues. SALT Membership is open to all interested seniors. SALT is not politically aligned & is ...
SENIORCENTRIC FEB 26, 2021

SENIORCENTRIC FEB 26, 2021

Scanning the globe for news by, for and about Senior Citizens Quotables: “So long, and thanks for all the fish!”Douglas Adams LTC Crisis: Are staffing shortages putting our seniors at ...
CLIMATE CHANGE FEB 26, 2021

CLIMATE CHANGE FEB 26, 2021

CLIMATE CHANGE NEWS & VIEWS FROM AROUND THE WEB QUOTABLES: A lot of these climate and environmental concerns just affect our nervous system, just like any other concern, like economic ...
SENIORCENTRIC FEB 19, 2021

SENIORCENTRIC FEB 19, 2021

Scanning the globe for news by, for and about Senior Citizens Quotables: The societal contract that dictates that we must first learn, then earn, then retire and expire is already ...
CLIMATE CHANGE FEB 19, 2021

CLIMATE CHANGE FEB 19, 2021

CLIMATE CHANGE NEWS & VIEWS FROM AROUND THE WEB QUOTABLES: “The costs of this pipeline have now more than doubled since Justin Trudeau made the decision to buy Trans Mountain. There ...
CLIMATE CHANGE FEB 12, 2021

CLIMATE CHANGE FEB 12, 2021

CLIMATE CHANGE NEWS & VIEWS FROM AROUND THE WEB QUOTABLES: Even if we find solutions for reducing carbon emissions, we will still need solutions to help us adapt. Alexandre Magnan, ...
SENIORCENTRIC FEB 5, 2021

SENIORCENTRIC FEB 5, 2021

Scanning the globe for news by, for and about Senior Citizens Quotables: Despite improvements in some jurisdictions, older Canadians continue to be at-risk of being infected with vaccine-preventable illnesses. The ...
SENIORCENTRIC JAN 22, 2021

SENIORCENTRIC JAN 22, 2021

Scanning the globe for news by, for and about Senior Citizens Quotables: Research demonstrates that music is a seemingly safe complementary and alternative strategy that may hold health benefits.  McMaster ...
SENIORCENTRIC Jan 15, 2021

SENIORCENTRIC Jan 15, 2021

Scanning the globe for news by, for and about Senior Citizens Quotables: People are living longer, so we’re seeing more (Alzheimer’s disease) in older adults. As we get older, our ...
CLIMATE CHANGE Jan 15, 2021

CLIMATE CHANGE Jan 15, 2021

CLIMATE CHANGE NEWS & VIEWS FROM AROUND THE WEB QUOTABLES: Canada has shown impressive leadership, both at home and abroad, on clean and equitable energy transitions.IEA Executive Director Fatih Birol ...