Schlegel Centre for Advancing Seniors Care

The Schlegel Centre for Advancing Seniors Care focuses on education, workforce development and applied research to develop highly qualified personnel to improve the quality of life and care for Canada’s growing population of seniors.

The Schlegel Centre is led by the CIHR/Schlegel Industrial Research Chair for Colleges (IRCC) in Seniors Care. This research chair is funded by the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) in partnership with the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), Conestoga College and Schlegel Villages.

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299 Doon Valley Drive
Kitchener, ON  N2G 4M4

519-748-5220, ext. 2964

About us

About us

Influencing change in our community: vision, mission, mandate & strategic initiatives.
Our team

Our team

Leading research in seniors care: meet the professionals behind the Centre.
Research & education

Research & education

Addressing knowledge-to-practice gaps: innovation in development, training & practice.