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Thu Feb 23, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Wychwood

"Let's Talk Diabetes" is appropriate for everyone. The speaker covers the basics of diabetes including the risk factors ,signs & symptoms and different types. She also discusses prevention opportunities, including healthy ea...

Icon of the event 5-2-1-0  Reduce Screen Time & Get Active
Tue Mar 21, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Morningside

Learn about everyday tips to promote your child's physical health and mental well-being....

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Fri Jun 09, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Don Mills

The immune system is a vital component of our body that helps us to fight against infectious diseases such as the common cold. As we get older, this defense mechanism undergoes a number of changes that impairs its ability to ...

Icon of the event Aging and Chronic Illness: What role does environment play?
Wed Jun 14, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Dr. John Molot will discuss the environmental links between chronic illness and aging. No registration required....

Icon of the event Antibiotics as Friends and Foes
Thu Feb 23, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: St. James Town

Join U of T's SciChat and discuss: how antibiotics work against bacteria, cure infections when used properly and when misused can lead to antibiotic-resistant superbugs that plague global health. We will cover misconceptions ...

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Sat Jun 03, 2017 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Maryvale

This fun and interactive family workshop will help families prepare their 10-14 year olds to stay home alone. Workshop will focus on Open Communication, Increased Safety Awareness and other tools to help better prepare famil...

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Sat Mar 04, 2017 | 10:00 am - 12:00 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....

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Thu Mar 02, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Jane/Dundas

Toronto Public Health presents a fun family workshop to help families prepare their 10-14 year old to be home alone safely. Parent must accompany their child(ren). Space is limited. Please register by calling 416-394-1014.

Icon of the event At Home Alone - 5 Easy Steps to Independence
Sat May 20, 2017 | 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Pape/Danforth

Help prepare your 10-14 year old to stay home alone safely through this fun and interactive workshop. Parents and children can come to this workshop to develop a personal safety and injury prevention plan that is tailored to ...

Icon of the event At Home Alone - 5 Easy Steps to Independence
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Pape/Danforth

Help prepare your 10-14 year old to stay home alone safely through this fun and interactive workshop. Parents and children can come to this workshop to develop a personal safety and injury prevention plan that is tailored to ...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Mar 25