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Thu May 05, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 7:55 pm
Location: Jane/Dundas

A workshop focused on learning how to set and achieve goals, stress-management techniques, and practices to attain balance in life. Led by counselor Lourdes Carbajal form the Polycultural Community Immigrant Services. For mor...

Icon of the event Wellness Program for Seniors at Steeles
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Steeles

A wellness program with St Paul's Community Services and Housing for older adults and seniors in Chinese.


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Jul 07
Thu Aug 04
Icon of the event When Someone You Know has Dementia
Tue May 31, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

How can you avoid dementia? Why does early diagnosis matter? What reduces symptoms? How can hospitals be made safer? How can life be more comfortable and comforting for people affected? Professor June Andrews, internation...

Icon of the event **DATE CHANGED  TO  DEC. 6, 2016 : Psychiatry and the Business of Madness
Tue Jun 21, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

**THIS PROGRAM WILL TAKE PLACE ON TUESDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2016 **...

Icon of the event Make the Connection
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Jane/Dundas

A free 9 week program for parents and babies from birth to 12 months. Learn more about connecting with your baby in ways that make your baby feel loved, and promote language and learning. Meet other new parents and find out a...


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 05
Thu May 12
Thu May 19
Icon of the event RUSH SEATS ONLY Tenth Annual June Callwood Lecture: Open Heart, Open Mind
Wed May 25, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Olympian Clara Hughes, Bell Canada's national spokesperson for the 'Let's Talk' campaign, and author of Open Heart, Open Mind shares her past struggles with depression and helps to break down the stigma associated with mental...

Icon of the event Falls Prevention
Tue May 17, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Pleasant View

Stop a fall before it happens. Offered in partnership with Toronto Public Health....

Icon of the event Laughter Yoga
Thu Jun 16, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Are you stressed out? Do you want to bring more laughter, health and happiness into your life? Certified laughter and forgiveness coach Lynn Himmelman will give you the knowledge and practical skills to do a number of laughte...

Icon of the event Pedestrian Safety
Tue Jun 07, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Pleasant View

Seniors continue to have the highest pedestrian injury and death rate. Learn how you can reduce your risk. Offered in partnership with Toronto Public Health....

Icon of the event Music Therapy and Aging
Thu Jun 09, 2016 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Baycrest music therapist, Kiki Chang discusses the benefits of music therapy in the ageing process, with a focus on the role of the music therapist in long-term care. Information about how music therapy can assist both patie...