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Icon of the event Do You Want To Stop Smoking?
Wed Sep 23, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Albion

The STOP program delivers research-based, cost-free smoking cessation workshops in local communities....

Icon of the event Seniors Wellness Afternoon Tea
Thu Oct 01, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
New Toronto

Celebrate Autumn with an afternoon of fun and information sharing. Information presentations by selected agencies serving seniors will be available. Enjoy Bingo, door prizes and the complimentary refreshments!...

Icon of the event Family Drop-In
10:30 am - 12:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Mimico Centennial

Family Drop-In Time is for parents/caregivers and children to meet others and play interactively in an early learning environment. Activities include crafts, sensory games, circle time, reading and much more. It is also a tim...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Sep 03
Thu Sep 10
Thu Sep 17
Thu Sep 24
Thu Oct 01
Icon of the event Speaking of Bones
Thu Nov 12, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Agincourt

Osteoporosis can strike at any age, and is often known as 'the silent thief' because bone loss can occur without any symptoms....

Icon of the event Safer Living for People with Dementia
Tue Oct 13, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Agincourt

This workshop provides caregivers the tools to create a safe, supportive environment for a person with dementia. Participants will learn the importance of environment to a person living with dementia, and some home modificati...

Icon of the event Living and Learning with Baby
11:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
New Toronto

This free program is run by Toronto Public Health and includes topics such as: adjusting to parenthood, infant nutrition, growth and development, and caring for a sick child. Register for this program in person at New Toronto...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 15
Tue Sep 22
Tue Sep 29
Tue Oct 06
Tue Oct 13
Icon of the event Speaking of Bones
Fri Nov 27, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Don Mills

Osteoporosis Canada offers an educational program about maintaining health bones, including nutrition, exercise, diagnosis and drug treatments. If you want to learn what you can do to live well with osteoporosis and prevent f...

Icon of the event Wellness for Newcomers in Mandarin
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Agincourt

Senior Workshop Series in Mandarin!...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Sep 15
Tue Nov 17
Icon of the event Making the Connection
10:30 am - 12:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
New Toronto

A free program for parents and babies from birth to 12 months. Groups meet with a Public Health Nurse on Tuesday mornings for 9 weeks (October 27th to December 22nd) to discuss topics such as: community services, promoting la...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 27
Tue Nov 03
Tue Nov 10
Tue Nov 17
Tue Nov 24
Icon of the event Juicing Workshop
Thu Sep 24, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Agincourt

Learn how to make their own fruit and vegetable juices! This workshop will teach you how to juice for optimal health, how to use the juicer, proper juice storage, the best fruits and vegetables for juicing and offer some reci...