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Icon of the event Toxins in Everyday Products
Tue Oct 03, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Did you know that of the tens of thousands of chemicals used in consumer products, only a small proportion have actually been tested for safety?...

Icon of the event At Home Alone Family Workshop
Thu Sep 14, 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. Parents and children together will develop a personal safety and injury prevention plan that is tailo...

Icon of the event Food Skills Workshop
Mon Aug 21, 2017 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Toronto Public Health provides food skills as an opportunity to enhance nutrition knowledge with hands-on food preparation in a safe and supportive environment. The program provides participants with invaluable life skills a...

Icon of the event Fire & Falls Prevention for Older Adults
Wed Sep 06, 2017 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Toronto Fire Services presentation to help you learn to stay safe in your home. Topics include *preventing a fire *placement of smoke and CO alarms *fire safety in high-rise buildings *causes of home fires *calling for help ...

Icon of the event Inspiring Minds
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Join us for workshops run by the Canadian Training Institute on Stress Reduction, Learning and Practicing Empathy, Leadership and Mentoring, and Problem Solving. Ages 13-19!


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Aug 23
Icon of the event Seniors Information Fair and Open House at Maria A. Shchuka
Wed Oct 25, 2017 | 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Maria A. Shchuka

Calling all seniors and caregivers! This is an opportunity to meet with agencies in your community that offer services to seniors. Learn about health services, community safety, social & recreational programs, home care, sett...

Icon of the event The Baby Sleep Talk!
Tue Oct 03, 2017 | 11:00 am - 11:45 am
Location: Danforth/Coxwell

Join Triona Coakelin, local mom and certified Sleep Coach at this free seminar where you will learn about baby and toddler sleep, the importance of sleep and most common issues. Get the chance to ask those niggling questions ...