Government of New Brunswick - Social Development - Latest News Government of New Brunswick - Social Development - Latest News en Aging strategy recommendations accepted The government has accepted the recommendations contained in a strategy developed earlier this year by the Council on Aging and will implement 77 action items. Tue, 12 September 2017 09:53:00 AST Response to recommendations of Child Death Review Committee A response was issued today by Families and Children Minister Stephen Horsman to the June 9 and June 20 recommendations from the Child Death Review Committee. The committee reviewed the deaths of five children whose families were known to Child Protection Services. Mon, 14 August 2017 15:08:00 AST Province names first age-friendly community Moncton has been named the first age-friendly community in New Brunswick, after successfully establishing policies and providing services to promote healthy aging and wellness. Thu, 03 August 2017 10:29:00 AST New Brunswickers invited to provide input on affordable housing strategy The provincial government has launched an online survey encouraging New Brunswickers to share their thoughts on a new long-term affordable housing strategy. Mon, 31 July 2017 13:19:00 AST New program aims to increase independence of seniors A program launched today is designed to help seniors remain independent by connecting them with local services and facilities, while also helping them identify safety issues in their homes. Fri, 09 June 2017 13:29:00 AST Tue, 12 September 2017 09:53:00 AST