TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Dec. 14, 2015) - The majority of older adults want to live in their own homes for as long as possible but many homes are not designed to meet their changing needs.

Please join us for an informative session with CMHC's key experts to get an in-depth overview of home adaptations and the housing market that help maintain and improve independance. There will also be a guided tour of the iDAPT Centre for Rehabilitation Research, which is a unique network of cutting-edge labs where researchers cultivate and test ideas in a real-life setting.

Event Agenda:

9:45 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Doors open, Guests sign non-disclosures
10:00 a.m. - 10:10 a.m. Dr. Geoff Fernie, UHN iDAPT Centre Welcome & Opening Remarks
10:10 a.m. - 10:35 a.m. CMHC Market Presentation with Dana Senagama, Principal Market Analyst, GTA
10:35 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. CMHC Accessibility Research Presentation with Jamie Shipley, Senior Knowledge Transfer Officer
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. iDAPT Tours


The Toronto Rehabilitation Institute (TRI) is located at 550 University Avenue, Toronto. The event is taking place in the Lecture Theater located in the basement of TRI.

Take the East elevators to B1

Contact Information:

Angelina Ritacco

Amal Jinnah