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Icon of the event Advanced Care Planning for Seniors
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

Join Jane Finch Family Health Team to find out more how you can plan for care for future needs. ...

Upcoming Dates:
Fri May 25
Fri Jun 29
Fri Jul 27
Fri Aug 31
Icon of the event Fire Safety for Seniors
Tue Jul 10, 2018 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Deer Park

Information about smoke alarms, kitchen fire safety, careless smoking, use of candles, emergency planning, and general fire prevention will be available. Whether you live in a bungalow or a high-rise, there is information eve...

Icon of the event Basic Bike Maintenance Workshop
Sat Jul 07, 2018 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Deer Park

Cycle Toronto will show you the basics of how to maintain your bike in this hands-on workshop. Topics include: safety checks, pumping your tires, tightening your brakes, lubing your chain, and ensuring your bike is the right ...

Icon of the event Diabetes Prevention with Toronto Public Health
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: York Woods

In partnership with Toronto Public Health, this 5-week hands-on program will walk you through the process of identifying your individual risks while learning how to eat right for your body type. Week 5 will include a visit wi...

Upcoming Dates:
Mon May 28
Mon Jun 04
Mon Jun 11
Mon Jun 18
Mon Jun 25
Icon of the event Healty Eating for Older Adults
Mon Jun 11, 2018 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: York Woods

Please join, Registered Dietitian, Gayle Jackson, from the Jane Finch Family Health Team for the session that will tell you everything you need to know about healthy eating, but were afraid to ask. We will discuss your needs ...

Icon of the event At Home Alone - 5 Easy Steps to Independence
Wed Jun 06, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: York Woods

Help prepare your 10 - 14 year old to stay home alone safely through this fun and interactive workshop. Parents and children can come to this workshop to develop a personal safety and injury prevention plan that is tailored t...

Icon of the event Brain Health
Mon Jun 18, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Deer Park

Use interactive games and exercises to learn about key principles of brain health and activities that may reduce your risk of dementia.

Icon of the event Toronto Fire Services Falls & Fire Prevention for Older Adults
Thu Jun 14, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Bloor/Gladstone

Join us for a presentation from the Toronto Fire Services. Learn how to stay safe in your home. Topics that will be discussed include: fire prevention, fire escape planning, fire safety in high rise buildings, placement for s...

Icon of the event Dementia and Supportive Communication
Tue Jun 26, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Deer Park

This workshop discusses changes in communication that occur in people with dementia and strategies to communicate more effectively with the individual.

Icon of the event Chemicals in Your Environment and Impacts on Human Health
Thu Aug 09, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Deer Park

Learn about chemical hazards, the health effects, and what people can do to reduce exposure. This Health Canada presentation will discuss the impacts on health from chemical exposure.

Get healthy with programs, recommended collections and services brought to you by Toronto Public Health.