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Icon of the event Alzheimer's Disease & Other Dementias
Wed Mar 07, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Learn about Alzheimer's disease and other dementias, the impact of changes to the brain and strategies to reduce risk factors. Presented by the Alzheimer Society of Toronto. Please register in person or by phone, 416-396-89...

Icon of the event At Home Alone
Sat Mar 03, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Morningside

Help prepare your 10-14 year old to stay home alone safely. Parents and children can come to this workshop to develop a personal safety and injury prevention plan that is tailored to meet your family's unique needs....

Icon of the event Digital Health Forum
Fri Mar 02, 2018 | 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Eglinton Square

This forum provides information and demonstration of digital technologies to stay socially connected and aware of helpful online resources, featuring Chris Bint, Tech Coaches. Bring your own device if you wish.

Icon of the event Addiction and Prescriptions Pain Meds among Older People: An Increasing Problem
Tue Feb 27, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Addiction in many areas of our society is on the decrease. However addiction to prescription pain medication is on an alarming increase, especially among the elderly. Dr. Jim Cullen, Ph.D., RSW will present the latest data re...

Icon of the event Cosmetics, Health and the Environment
Mon Feb 26, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm
Location: Eglinton Square

Many cosmetic ingredients have come under fire from environmental groups as being ?dirty? and ?toxic?. What should the consumer believe? In this session, an analysis of the science of these ingredients will be covered, along ...

Icon of the event Achieve
Fri Feb 23, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Don Mills

Learn the basics of home organization and decluttering. Topics covered include getting started, how to do it and how to stay organized. Presented by Professional Organizer Cherri Hurst, who has thirteen years in the business.

Icon of the event Caregiver Isolation and Identity
Fri Feb 23, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Eglinton Square

Part of the Reitman Family Caregiver Series, this session will review elements that contribute to social isolation and burden, and provide suggestions to improve connection with family and/or community support networks.

Icon of the event Get SHARP
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Fairview

Get SHARP (Self-esteem, Health, Appreciation, Respect, Project)...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 21
Wed Feb 28
Wed Mar 07
Wed Mar 14
Wed Mar 21
Icon of the event The Challenging Relationship
Fri Feb 16, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Eglinton Square

Part of the Reitman Family Caregiver Series, this session focuses on practical strategies for family caregivers to communicate and connect effectively with someone with dementia.

Icon of the event Active Boost! Nutrition Classes
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Main Street

Get fit! Feel great! Reach your health goals through our free 8 week program of nutrition and fitness classes. Nutritional snacks are provided for free....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Feb 14
Wed Feb 21
Wed Feb 28
Wed Mar 07
Wed Mar 14

Get healthy with programs, recommended collections and services brought to you by Toronto Public Health.