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Icon of the event Alzheimer's Disease and Supportive Communication
Tue Oct 03, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Northern District

Changes in communication occur in people with dementia. Through a free workshop presented by the Alzheimer Society of Toronto, learn to recognize these different ways of communication and understand how dementia affects a per...

Icon of the event Decluttering Your Space and Mind
Sat Sep 23, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Albert Campbell

This workshop is designed to clear your mind and give you new perspectives on personal spaces, both inside and out. Stephen Ilott, an experienced professional organizer, will help you learn how to effectively declutter your s...

Icon of the event Drug Discovery: Benchtop to Pillbox
Thu Aug 31, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: St. James Town

Ever wonder how drugs evolve from basic ideas to medical treatments and why the process is so long? In this talk students from the University of Toronto will describe the transition of a scientific finding to clinical trials,...

Icon of the event Senior Drivers and the Licence Renewal Process
Fri Aug 18, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: McGregor Park

By attending this presentation, attendees will learn about trends and statistics for older drivers, the testing requirements for those 80 years and older, the collision reporting process for those 70 years and older, signs of...

Icon of the event Infant Massage
Fri Nov 03, 2017 | 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: Morningside

Learn valuable tips and techniques for effective infant massage through one-on-one sessions under the direction of an RMT professor from Centennial College....

Icon of the event Healthy Hearing for Older Adults
Fri Sep 08, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Humber Bay

Would you like to learn about hearing loss? Are you finding you no longer hear as well as you used to but not sure what to do? Are you wondering what's available in terms of funding or what's new in technology for those wit...

Icon of the event Community Yoga with Mary
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Annette Street

One hour community yoga class with Mary on the last Tuesday evening of the month for free. This class is designed for all levels beginner and advanced practitioners alike. All you need is a mat, water bottle. No registration ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Aug 29
Tue Sep 26
Tue Oct 31
Tue Nov 28
Icon of the event What?s Your Why? Cancer Screening Awareness for Older Adults
Thu Sep 07, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Morningside

For anyone 65 years of age and older, this is a workshop you...

Icon of the event Storytelling Through Yoga for Teens
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Using breath work and fun movement, teens will learn yoga techniques to tell stories. Also introducing Bolly Yoga - dance yoga form to relieve stress! Expect fun, creativity, live music and a whole lot of healing and letting ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 12
Tue Sep 19
Tue Sep 26
Icon of the event How Clinical Innovation Becomes Health Care
Tue Oct 17, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Agincourt

Ten years ago, Laurie Poole led a small pilot project to test a new way to manage chronic disease. Telehomecare engaged patients with COPD and heart failure as partners in their own care, putting monitoring technology in thei...