Welcome to the Gilbrea Centre for Studies in Aging in the Faculty of Social Sciences at McMaster University. The Centre serves as a critical hub of research, teaching and outreach.

Our mission is to improve all aspects of the lives of older adults in the community and in long-term care by linking research, education, policy and practice with local, national and global initiatives.

Latest News Items

February 8th, 2023

"I Never Thought This Would Happen to Me”: Older Adults’ Experiences of Ageism in the Ontario Workplace and Labour Market

Join us for the last Gilbrea seminar of the 2022-2023 year by Amanda Bull

January 23rd, 2023

Winter 2023 Newsletter

Read the latest news from the Gilbrea Centre.

Read more of our news stories

Upcoming Events


Special Event

"An afternoon of great stories"

Fri, Mar 24, 2023 | 3:30 PM | Register for the zoom event (hamiltonagingcommunity@gmail.com) (905-648-0437)

Dr. Geraldine Voros, McMaster University; Health, Aging and Society