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Icon of the event  Get Active Now!  Simple Steps to a Healthier You
Fri Sep 25, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Dawes Road

Part of the Healthy Living Series presented by Toronto Public Health. Please contact Dawes Road Branch at 416-396-3820 for details.

Icon of the event A Healthy Pregnancy Inside and Out
Thu Oct 29, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Yorkville

Pregnancy is an exciting and emotional time for many new parents! For Mom in particular, hormonal, physical and emotional changes can leave you feeling fatigued and in discomfort....

Icon of the event A Strength-Based Approach to Parenting ? Presented by Dr. Wayne Hammond
Wed Dec 02, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Understanding and purposefully nurturing a child?s ability to navigate and negotiate life?s challenges in successful ways is the goal of all parents. But in light of the many risks and threats our children face, embracing a ...

Icon of the event Antisocial Personality Disorder, Psychopaths among Us.
Thu Nov 12, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

In this lecture Dr. Cullen ( Ph.D., R.S.W.) discusses the diagnostic criteria for antisocial personality disorder (psychopath/sociopath), referencing recent publications "Snakes In Suits: When Psychopaths Go to Work"(Paul Bab...

Icon of the event Arthritis and Falls Prevention
Tue Sep 29, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
S. Walter Stewart

WoodGreen Community Services presents a free health information session on arthritis and falls prevention. For information please call 416-396-3975.

Icon of the event At Home Alone
Sat Sep 12, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Forest Hill

Five easy steps to independence. A fun family workshop to help families prepare their 10-14 old to be home alone safely. Presented by Toronto Public Health. Parents and children must attend together. To register call 416-393-...

Icon of the event At Home ALone
Sat Sep 12, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Pape/Danforth

A 2 hour workshop to help families prepare their 10 -14 old to be home alone safely. For child with a parent. Presented by Toronto Public Health. Please register. Note: Latecomers may not be able to be accomodated once we...

Icon of the event At Home Alone Workshop-Five Easy Steps To Independence
Sat Sep 26, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Barbara Frum

A fun family workshop to help families prepare their 10-14 year olds to be home alone safely. Presented by Toronto Public Health. Parents and children must attend together. Register in person or by calling 416-395-5440. Space...

Icon of the event At Home Alone: 5 Easy Steps Independence
Tue Sep 22, 2015 | 6:15 pm - 8:15 pm
McGregor Park

This interacitve workshop for parents and their 10-14 year olds will help families 1) communicate together 2) find out if their 10-14 year olds are ready to be home alone 3) develop an At Home Alone plan together. In partners...

Icon of the event At Home Alone: Five Easy Steps to Independence
Sat Sep 19, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Locke

A fun family workshop to help families prepare their 10-14 year olds to be home alone safely. Presented by Toronto Public Health. Parents and children must attend together. Call 416-393-7730 to register.