Personalised citizen assistance for social participation(APIC) for Community Dwelling Older Adults

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
Community Dwelling Older AdultsPersonalised citizen assistance for social participation(APIC) - Behavioral
All Sexes
What conditions do you have?

Study Summary

This trial will test an intervention called APIC, which is designed to help older adults maintain their health and social participation, and improve their life satisfaction. The study will also evaluate the costs of the intervention.

Treatment Effectiveness

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 3 Secondary · Reporting Duration: Baseline, 12, 18, 24 months

Month 24
Life Satisfaction Index-Z
Social participation scale
v2 of the 36-Item Short-Form Health Survey (SF-36) (''change'' is is being assessed)
every two months over a 2-year period
Use of healthcare services-Standardized questionnaire

Trial Safety

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

Control group
1 of 2
Personalised citizen assistance
1 of 2

Active Control

Experimental Treatment

180 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Personalised citizen assistance for social participation(APIC) · No Placebo Group · N/A

Personalised citizen assistance
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Personalised citizen assistance for social participation(APIC) · Intervention Types: Behavioral
Control groupNoIntervention Group · 1 Intervention: Control group · Intervention Types:

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: baseline, 12, 18, 24 months

Who is running the clinical trial?

Mélanie LevasseurLead Sponsor
Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)OTHER_GOV
1,233 Previous Clinical Trials
24,676,472 Total Patients Enrolled

Eligibility Criteria

Age 65+ · All Participants · 4 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You are restricted in at least one instrumental activity of daily living.