The Elder Abuse Resource & Prevention Committee, Windsor-Essex is hosting a Tree Planting dedication ceremony at Chartwell Classic Oak Park LaSalle (3955 Thirteenth St., LaSalle) on June 14, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. The purpose of the day is to raise awareness of the issue and promote greater respect for seniors. Please contact Kellie Walker at 519-723-2711 or firstname.lastname@example.org to confirm your attendance.
June 15th is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day. To commemorate the day, the Elgin Elder Abuse Resource Committee is sponsoring a Tree Planting Ceremony at the St. Thomas Seniors Recreation Centre, 225 Chestnut St., St. Thomas at 1 p.m. Local dignitaries are expected to be present. Light refreshments will be served. Wear something PURPLE.
The Chatham CHAP program is hosting 2 Free workshops on Tuesday April, 16, 2013. Caring for a Frail Spouse will be held at 11:45 a.m. and Caring for Aging Relatives will be held at 6:00 p.m. To register and for further information, contact 519-354-6221. Free samples from the Frozen Meals program will be available.
To attend these clinics you must book an appointment by calling – 905-896-5500
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Wednesdays April 17 to June 5 – 2013
To learn more about these free seminars please call 905-847-9559
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Annual Spring Brunch - Sunday, June 9, 2013
Vic Johnston Community Centre 1 to 5 pm
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The Elder Support Group Advisory Committee is hosting a program, “Empowering Seniors”, at Mosaic Counseling and Family Services, 400 Queen St. S., Kitchener. The group will run from April 11 – May 30, 2013 from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Topics will include: Elder Rights, Planning Around Safety and Setting Boundaries, Resolving Conflicts, Power of Attorney/Future Planning, Community Resources and Supports, and Financial Awareness and Potential Fraud. Registration is free, however enrolment is limited. Light refreshments will be available. Contact Sandi Sherk at 519-743-6333 ext. 347 or email at empowering email@example.com
The Chatham-Kent Domestic Violence Community Coordinating Committee is hosting a workshop, “There is No Honour in Killing” on March 27 and 28, 2013 at Lawson Hall, 304 St. Clair St., Chatham from 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. The cost is $100 for the 2 day event. Aruna Papp will continue the conversation over this series of workshops regarding honour based violence. Continental Breakfast and lunch are included. For more information contact Linda Murray at 519-352-6400 Ext. 6382 . Payment must be made by March 21, 2013.
The United Way of Bruce-Grey–SAAN is hosting its annual Seniors’ Fair at the Harry Lumley Community Centre in Owen Sound on Wednesday June 12, 2013. There will be over 70 booths on display. Dinah Christie will be their special guest. Speakers will also be available on the topics of Fraud, and Drive Wise. Attendance at last year’s fair was just over 600. Once again we can expect an exciting day!!
Presented by Elder Help Peel
Monday March 25th 10 am to 2 pm Staples Court
For more information: 03 Seniors Fair 2013 Flyer