While depression is the most common mental health problem among seniors, it is not a normal part of aging. Untreated, it can become a risk factor for suicide.
This brochure was adapted from the CCSMH National Guidelines for Seniors' Mental Health.
Plain language and senior-friendly revision (Grade 6 reading level to compile with the Ontarians with Disabilities Act). Approximately 1200 words, 8.5 X 3.5 booklet, 12 pages.