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Icon of the event Brain Health
Tue Jun 24, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
S. Walter Stewart

As part of Alzheimer's Awareness, WoodGreen Community Services presents a free health information session on keeping a healthy brain. For information please call 416-396-3975.

Icon of the event Lyme Disease: A Southern Ontario Ticking Time Bomb
Wed Jun 11, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Beaches

Speaker, journalist and Lyme sufferer Vanessa Farnsworth, author of Rain on a Distant Roof: A Personal Journey Through Lyme Disease in Canada, will talk about what is known and unknown about Lyme disease in humans and in natu...

Icon of the event Toronto Public Health - Dental Workshop
Wed Apr 23, 2014 | 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Malvern

Following our babytime session, an outreach worker from Toronto health will speak to parents/caregivers about infant oral health, hygiene and teething. Drop-in.

Icon of the event You May be a Target, But Don't be a Victim
Wed Jun 11, 2014 | 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Albion

Take a proactive approach to safety be learning about preventative measures and practices. Toronto Police will discuss "Personal Safety - Wherever You Are?; Toronto Fire Services looks at "What's Keeping You Safe in Your Bu...

Icon of the event Living and Learning with Baby
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Danforth/Coxwell

Come and meet other parents and discuss adjusting to parenthood, infant nutrition, growth and development, caring for a sick child, keeping your child safe, and discover more community resources to help you along the way....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Apr 23
Icon of the event Alzheimer's Disease, Part 1: Oversview & Healthy Brain
Mon Jun 16, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Eatonville

The Alzheimer Society of Toronto explains what this disease is, how it dramatically affects people?s lives. It also looks at what are the risks for developing Alzheimer?s disease, and ways to keep your brain healthy. Call 41...

Icon of the event Dental Health Workshop for Seniors
Tue Jun 24, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Albert Campbell

Toronto Public Health will present information on the importance of oral health, dental disease, prevention and access to free dental care in this workshop. For more information and to register, visit in person or call 416-39...

Icon of the event What Every Babysitter Should Know
Sat May 03, 2014 | All Day
Mount Dennis

St. John's Ambulance Babysitting Course. This course teaches new babysitters the skills necessary to care for infants, toddlers and pre-schoolers. It emphasizes safety, dealing with emergencies and first aid basics. Call 416...

Icon of the event Type 2 Diabetes - Are you at risk?
Wed May 07, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Cliffcrest

A Toronto Public Health Nurse will come out to discuss your risk for developing Type 2 Diabetes and share ways to prevent it. Diabetes prevention starts with you. Take small steps to a better life.

Icon of the event At Home Alone Family Workshop
Sat Jun 14, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Dufferin/St.Clair

A fun family workshop to help families prepare their 10 ? 14 year old to be home alone safely. Parents and their children must attend together. Call 416-393-7712 to register.

Pedometer Lending Program
Pedometer Lending Program

Count your steps using a pedometer borrowed from the library. Get some motivation and get active.