How We Drive Impact
The GrandPals National Program, managed by the Centre for Studies in Aging and Health (CSAH) at Providence Care, provides centralized support for Affiliate Organizations located across Canada. CSAH manages staff to help equip and prepare organizations to implement the GrandPals Program locally.
This includes activities like:
Facilitating a national Community of Practice for implementers
Providing coaching, training, support materials and seed funding
Supporting the process to match classrooms and Affiliate Organizations
Providing technical support for Affiliate Organizations
Developing and coordinating the evaluation process
Analyzing the evaluation results and sharing learnings and outcomes
More specifically, Affiliate Organizations and participants have access to ongoing support to start-up, implement, evaluate and grow the GrandPals Program locally.
An Affiliate Organization is responsible for implementing the program locally. This typically includes activities like: