News and Updates

TORONTO, October 26, 2017 — In its continued commitment to invest in meaningful and outcomes-based research and initiatives that focus on healthy aging, the Retired Teachers of Ontario Foundation (RTO/ERO Foundation) announced almost $50,000 in funding for two new projects based... Read More

May 17, 2017 – Toronto

The Retired Teachers of Ontario Foundation (RTO/ERO Foundation) announced today the funding of four new projects, valued at $100,000, to address social isolation of older adults across the province.

“Social isolation is a major contributor to poor health of... Read More

How the RTO/ERO Foundation is Helping Combat Social Isolation in Seniors 

Social isolation can be twice as deadly as obesity; it’s as big a killer as diabetes; and it hikes the risk of dementia by 64 percent, concludes André Picard in All the Lonely People, UC... Read More