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Icon of the event Seniors Health and Wellness Fair
Thu Apr 06, 2017 | 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location: Richview

Discover how to stay safe and well in your own home. Speak to various agencies regarding services that can assist you....

Icon of the event Overcoming Loneliness and Social Isolation
Fri Apr 07, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Don Mills

Jane Teasdale, co-founder of Mosaic Home Care Services & Community Resource Centre, is here to discuss models of care that help meet identified social and emotional needs of older adults within care.Registration is required. ...

Icon of the event Living and Learning with Baby
Ongoing event running from Mon Jan 23, 2017 - Mon Mar 13, 2017
Location: Woodside Square

A seven-part parenting program provided by Toronto Public Health for parents with infants ages 6 weeks to 6 months. Come and learn about: adjusting to parenthood, Infant nutrition, growth and development, caring for sick chil...

Icon of the event Friends of Gerrard/Ashdale Library
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

Join us for good conversations in a friendly and welcoming environment. This program will have an advisory component. Do tell us the programs you would like the library to offer. This is also a chance to meet new friends a...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Mar 23
Thu Apr 20
Thu May 18
Thu Jun 22
Icon of the event Removing the Terror From the Licence Renewal Process
Fri Mar 31, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Don Mills

Are you, or someone you know, planning on driving over the age of 80? Worried about the mandatory renewal test? In this session, a representative from MTO will provide driving tips, talk about recent rules of the road, and go...

Icon of the event Seul à la maison!
Wed Mar 15, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Woodside Square

Ce programme a été conçu par Partenaires en prévention afin d?aider les familles à préparer leurs enfants de 10 à 14 ans à rester seuls à la maison de façon sécuritaire. Les parents et leur(s) enfant(s) sont invités. Présent...

Icon of the event Mitzvah Technique
Tue Mar 28, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Richview

Healthy postural body usage is introduced through gentle chair exercises involving sitting, standing, and walking. The Mitzvah Technique can be readily applied to all your daily activities, from sitting at the computer to mo...

Icon of the event Hearing Health Check with Connect Hearing
Mon Mar 06, 2017 | 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location: Richview

Hearing Professionals at Connect Hearing will be offering complimentary Hearing Health Checks which include a hearing screening and an opportunity to ask questions related to hearing and hearing health....

Icon of the event Building Resilience in Children and Youth: A Workshop by Toronto Public Health
Mon Apr 10, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Cedarbrae

Are you a parent/caregiver of a 10-14 year old? Would you like to learn how to help your child bounce back from challenges?...

Icon of the event At Home Alone Workshop for Families
Sat Mar 11, 2017 | 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Location: Gerrard/Ashdale

A fun Toronto Public Health workshop that helps families prepare their 10-14 year old to be safe at home alone. Bring your 10-14 year old and yourself. Learn the 5 steps to independence. Please register in person or phone 416...