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Icon of the event Reitman Family Caregiver Series
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eglinton Square

A four-part lecture series for family caregivers, featuring Dr Rhonda Feldman, Psychologist, Reitman Centre for Alzheimer's Support & Training. BONUS: Health and Technology Workshop for Older Adults & Caregivers on March 2n...


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Feb 02
Fri Feb 09
Fri Feb 16
Fri Feb 23
Icon of the event Learn about Dementia
Fri Feb 02, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Eglinton Square

Part of the Reitman Family Caregiver Series, this session will address specific questions about dementia, and provide an overview of different types of dementia, symptoms, behaviours and risk factors.

Icon of the event Caregiver Stress and Wellbeing
Fri Feb 09, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Eglinton Square

Part of the Reitman Family Caregiver Series, his session will suggest strategies for taking on new roles and responsibilities and improving overall well-being for family caregivers experiencing complex emotions and stress.

Icon of the event The Challenging Relationship
Fri Feb 16, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Eglinton Square

Part of the Reitman Family Caregiver Series, this session focuses on practical strategies for family caregivers to communicate and connect effectively with someone with dementia.

Icon of the event Caregiver Isolation and Identity
Fri Feb 23, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Eglinton Square

Part of the Reitman Family Caregiver Series, this session will review elements that contribute to social isolation and burden, and provide suggestions to improve connection with family and/or community support networks.

Icon of the event Digital Health Forum
Fri Mar 02, 2018 | 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Eglinton Square

This forum provides information and demonstration of digital technologies to stay socially connected and aware of helpful online resources, featuring Chris Bint, Tech Coaches. Bring your own device if you wish.

Icon of the event Active Boost for Older Adults
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: Eglinton Square

Get fit! Feel great! Reach your health goals through our free 8 week program of nutrition and fitness classes. Nutritional snacks are provided for free. Space is limited and registration is required. Register in person or by ...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Mar 06
Tue Mar 13
Tue Mar 20
Tue Mar 27
Tue Apr 03
Icon of the event Cosmetics, Health and the Environment
Sat Mar 10, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Eglinton Square

Many cosmetic ingredients have come under fire from environmental groups as being ?dirty? and ?toxic?. What should the consumer believe? In this session, an analysis of the science of these ingredients will be covered, along ...

Icon of the event Seniors Licence Renewal Process
Wed Mar 21, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Eglinton Square

By attending this presentation by the Ministry of Transportation attendees will learn about the licence renewal process for those over 80 years. Call the branch at 416-396-8920 for more information.

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