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Icon of the event Kids Have Stress Too!
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Davenport

Free two session program that helps parents better understand stress and children. Facilitated by a Toronto Public Health Nurse, this program will cover what is "stress" for your children, how stress affects your children, an...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Oct 21
Tue Oct 28
Icon of the event Red Cross Babysitting Course
Sat Nov 01, 2014 | 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 Alzheimer's 101
Fri Sep 19, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Don Mills

Join Esther Atemo to learn about Alzheimer's disease, its' symptoms, changes in the brain, and risk factors, as well as programs and services available at the Alzheimer Society of Toronto.

Icon of the event Seniors Wellness Afternoon Tea
Thu Oct 16, 2014 | 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
New Toronto

Celebrate Autumn with an afternoon of fun and information sharing...

Icon of the event Chemical Detective: Prevention and Action against Cancer and Toxics
Sat Oct 04, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Bendale

This interactive workshop helps identify toxic substances in the home, including carcinogens, with the aim of reducing exposure. An Environmental Defense presenter will share advocacy tools and help participants build environ...

Icon of the event Prevent Diabetes Now!  Are You At Risk?
Wed Sep 24, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Don Mills

Are you over 40? Do you have extra weight around your waist? Do you have a family member with diabetes? A representative from Toronto Public Health will help you discover the steps you can take to prevent or delay the onset o...