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Icon of the event Is poverty a disease?  Could treating poverty work like medicine?
Tue Jun 02, 2015 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

The economic, political, and health systems in Ontario must be transformed in order to address the most powerful determinants of our health: income and income inequality. Gary Bloch is a family physician with St. Michael's Ho...

Icon of the event Diabetes Education
Tue Mar 17, 2015 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Jane/Dundas

The West Toronto Diabetes Education Program services adults with prediabetes and type 2 diabetes within the West Toronto Region. Our diabetes health care team consists of registered nurses and dietitians dedicated to helping ...

Icon of the event Seniors Exercise and Falls Prevention
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Hillcrest

Join us for a Community Exercise and Falls Prevention program for seniors. Offered in association with Carefirst Seniors and Community Services. Call 416-847-8939 to register.


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Apr 01
Wed Apr 08
Wed Apr 15
Wed Apr 22
Wed Apr 29
Icon of the event Toronto Public Health's Living and Learning with Baby
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Woodside Square

This is a free program offered by Toronto Public Health Nurses for parents with their infants 6 weeks to 6 months old....


Upcoming Dates:
Thu May 07
Thu May 14
Thu May 21
Thu May 28
Thu Jun 04
Icon of the event What's in an outbreak? An Overview of Ebola and Infectious Disease
Tue Apr 14, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Graduate students from the University of Toronto's Department of Immunology want to clear up some of the misconceptions about Ebola. They will talk about how viruses infect us and, focussing on the Ebola virus, about the biol...

Icon of the event You Gotta' Go: Bladder Health and You
Mon Jun 22, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Eatonville

Presented by the Nurse Continence Advisor of Trillium Health Partners, this seminar discusses bladder problems, incontinence, treatment and management options. Question and answer session follows. Call 416-394-5270 or emailea...

Icon of the event You Are Not Alone
Tue Mar 03, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Burrows Hall

A guest speaker will raise awareness of domestic violence and its consequences, in support of International Women?s Day....

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

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


Upcoming Dates:
Thu Apr 02
Thu May 07
Thu Jun 04
Icon of the event Toronto Public Health: Healthy Eating Series
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Pape/Danforth

> February 9: Healthy Eating with Canada's Food Guide...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Mar 09
Icon of the event The Incredible Years
9:30 am - 11:30 am on recurring dates listed below
Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

Free parenting program hosted by Toronto Public Health. For parents with children 2-6 years old. Child care available. 14 weekly Saturday sessions. Certificate upon completion. For more information and to register, call Sandi...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat Mar 07
Sat Mar 14
Sat Mar 21
Sat Mar 28
Sat Apr 04