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

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 Memory and Dementia workshop
Thu Nov 26, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

In partnership with CAMH (Centre for Addiction and Mental Health) please join us for this educational workshop where we will explore the nature of Alzheimer's disease and other types of dementias. Participants will become fam...

Icon of the event Depression in Late Life
Tue Oct 20, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Depression and other mood disorders are very real illnesses that can have serious and sometimes fatal results - it affects your entire body, and not just the mind....

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

Senior Workshop Series in Mandarin!...

Upcoming Dates:
Tue Nov 17
Icon of the event The Cutting Edge: When Proteins Go Rogue
Wed Oct 28, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

The Molecular Origins of Neurodegenerative Disease--Inside our neurons is a complex network of protein interactions. Dr. Derek Wilson (Chemistry, York) talks about what happens when a protein at the center of the network goes...

Icon of the event Colon Cancer Prevention: Getting Healthier...One Step At A Time
Mon Dec 07, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Join a representative from Toronto Public Health for a presentation outlining colorectal health, cancer risk factors and ways to reduce your risk, and cancer screening tests available within the community.

Icon of the event Speaking of Bones
Thu Nov 12, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

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 Living a Healthy Life with Chronic Conditions
10:00 am - 12:30 pm on recurring dates listed below

Do you have a chronic condition like arthritis, diabetes, heart disease, lung disease, chronic pain, depression, or do you care for someone who does? Would you like to feel better so you can do more of the things you love to ...

Upcoming Dates:
Mon Oct 05
Mon Oct 26
Mon Nov 02
Mon Nov 09
Mon Nov 16
Icon of the event Mental Wellness: Stress and Coping
Thu Jan 21, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

High levels of stress can lead to serious conditions like heart disease, diabetes and mental illness. Join a representative from Toronto Public Health for a presentation outlining signs and symptoms of stress, the impact of s...