Toronto Public Library Homepage

Health & Wellness

Icon of the event Kids Have Stress Too! An Interactive Workshop for Caregivers
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Facilitated by a Toronto Public Health Nurse, ths is a two-session workshop (Thursdays, March 3 and March 10, 6-8pm) that helps parents and caregivers better understand stress in children....

Upcoming Dates:
Thu Mar 03
Thu Mar 10
Icon of the event Babysitting Course
Thu Mar 17, 2016 | 9:30 am - 4:30 pm

Learn basic first aid and caregiving skills. Get qualified and start earning money as a babysitter. Learn to cope with common and non-life threatening emergencies. Learn also to manage a babysitting business. Limited Space! R...

Icon of the event Kids Have Stress Too!
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

This is a 2 session workshop presented by Toronto Public Health. We will look at stressors in children, how to recognize and how as parents you can help....

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Dec 01
Icon of the event Depression in Late life
Mon Jan 25, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

The specialist at the Geriatric Mental Health Research Services of CAMH (Centre of Addiction and Mental Health) outlines the signs and symptoms of depression, and the way in which these can impact life. He will explore some ...

Icon of the event Healthy Snacks
Wed Dec 16, 2015 | 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Make your own snack using berries, yogurt and more while learning about healthy eating from Toronto Public Health....

Icon of the event Safe Winter Driving
Tue Dec 01, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Lisa Thompson from Ministry of Transportation presents Safe Winter Driving. Learn how to properly prepare yourself and your vehicle to manage Ontario winter road conditions. Find information on,the snow removal process,winte...

Icon of the event At Home Alone Workshop
Sat Mar 19, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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...

Icon of the event Junction Family Resource Centre @ Annette Street Library
12:30 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Annette Street

Parents and caregivers can bring their children to the Junction Family Resource Centre program here at Annette Street Library for:...

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Dec 01
Thu Dec 03
Tue Dec 08
Thu Dec 10
Tue Dec 15
Icon of the event Stress Management Through Restorative Meditation
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Led by a Meditation Toronto Instructor. Class includes 20 minutes of meditation and 40 minutes of stress-relieving stretches....

Upcoming Dates:
Mon Dec 07
Mon Dec 14
Icon of the event Memory and Dementia Workshop
Tue Mar 08, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Burrows Hall

A Geriatric Mental Health Services professional will explore the nature of Alzheimer's disease and other types of dementia. Underlying causes and prevention strategies will be discussed....