Government of New Brunswick - Social Development - Latest News http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/social_development.html Government of New Brunswick - Social Development - Latest News en Aging strategy recommendations accepted http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.09.1189.html 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 Sep 2017 09:53:00 -0300 Response to recommendations of Child Death Review Committee http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.08.1104.html 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 Aug 2017 15:08:00 -0300 Province names first age-friendly community http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.08.1059.html 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 Aug 2017 10:29:00 -0300 New Brunswickers invited to provide input on affordable housing strategy http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.07.1040.html 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 Jul 2017 13:19:00 -0300 New program aims to increase independence of seniors http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.06.0836.html 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 Jun 2017 13:29:00 -0300 Tue, 12 Sep 2017 09:53:00 -0300