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Icon of the event Wellness Club for Seniors in Mandarin
9:30 am - 11:00 am on recurring dates listed below
Bridlewood

Make new friends, share ideas and learn how to keep fit to become a happier and healthier you....


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jan 28
Wed Feb 25
Wed Mar 25
Icon of the event Old Age Security & Guaranteed Income Supplements (in English)
Mon Jan 05, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Agincourt

What is Old Age Security and GIS? How does one apply? What other kinds of senior benefits are available? Bring all your questions and let the experts answer them. Information will be presented in English. For more information...

Icon of the event Old Age Security & Guaranteed Income Supplements (In Mandarin)
Mon Jan 19, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Agincourt

What is Old Age Security and GIS? How does one apply? What other kinds of senior benefits are available? Bring all your questions and let the experts answer them. Information will be presented in Mandarin. For more informatio...

Icon of the event Understanding Dementia and Alzheimer Disease
Mon Jan 19, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Beaches

Join a representative from the Alzheimer Society of Toronto for an information session outlining signs and symptoms, risk factors, current research, and programs and services available to individuals and caregivers of persons...

Icon of the event At Home Alone Workshop-Toronto Public Health
Sat Jan 17, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Forest Hill

(Ages 10-14) A fun, family workshop that teaches safety measures to children and teenagers who are alone at home. Registration is required in person or by calling 416-393-7706. Space is limited.

Icon of the event Fire Safety For Older Adults:
Thu Feb 26, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Beaches

Our homes are where we should feel the safest, but in Ontario, adults 65 years and older are at higher risk of dying by fire than any other age group. Join us for a talk by a Toronto Fire Services representative to learn the ...

Icon of the event St. John's Ambulance Babysitting Course
Sat Jan 24, 2015 | 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Forest Hill

(Ages 11-15) Get your babysitting certificate from St. John Ambulance. A $50 fee is required for materials and textbook. To register for this program, call St. John Ambulance at 416-967-4244 and quote the course registration ...

Icon of the event Red Cross Babysitting Course
Sat Mar 21, 2015 | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Don Mills

This course teaches you how to safely babysit infants and young children. It will cover all the necessary information including: diapering, feeding, age-appropriate activities, household safety, and basic first aid. Receive y...

Icon of the event Health Care in Ontario
Tue Feb 17, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Agincourt

Learn more about Health Care in Ontario. To register please phone LSP worker at 647-388-3762 or Agincourt Library at 416-396-8950.

Icon of the event 10 Essential Habits for Joyous Health with Joy McCarthy
Tue Jan 27, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Agincourt

Many people live their life feeling "okay" and assume that to live in health is simply to live in the absence of disease. Joy McCarthy (RNCP CNP) Holistic Nutritionist and author will share her personal wellness journey and i...