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Adams Funeral Home Grief Group

Adams Funeral Home Grief Group

Adams Funeral Home will be hosting a Grief & Bereavement Group that will begin on Monday October 15th and will run for approximately 7 weeks. The group will meet once a week on Mondays at either 10:00a or 7:00p. Joining the group is free and is open to anyone in the community who is dealing with the loss of a loved one. For more information on joining the Grief & Bereavement group please contact Adams Funeral Home, and you will ...

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Carefor Run/Walk Fundraiser

Start your long weekend off on the right foot by showing you
Saturday, August 31, 2013, 7:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Free Event – Pre registration mandatory, Great Prizes

Terry Fox Athletic Facility, Mooney’s Bay, Ottawa

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Mindfulness Based Approaches: Cultivating Compassion

You’ll want to set aside this date – Wednesday, May 29th, 2013 (9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.) – to attend the spring edition of the Ward Funeral Homes, complimentary End of Life Care Seminar – Embassy Grand Convention Centre, 8800 Gore Road, Brampton, Ontario.

Mindfulness Based Approaches: Cultivating Compassion

Ann-Marie J. Golden, Ph.D., C. Psych.
Psychologist (Supervised Practice)

Dr. Ann-Marie Golden joined Fleming Vigna Balmer from Cambridge (UK). Prior to her arrival to Canada she worked at the Cognition and Brain Sciences ...

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Memorial Lantern Nights

In collaboration with Remember our Love, The Lighthouse Program for Grieving Children invites you to our second annual memorial hour in Oakville, to remember the dear people we love and lost in our lives. This peaceful and quiet hour by the lake is a moment of grateful remembrance reflection at the lake, and is open to anyone. Close to 200 people attended last year. As last year, we invite you and your family and friends to join us on:

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York Region’s Young At Heart Expo 2011

Join this Saturday April 2nd between 9am and 3pm as we join the 40+ exhibitors at the Georgina Ice Palace in Keswick, ON for an expo for Boomers, Zoomers ™ and Beyond!  Admission is free and there are many great door prizes!  

Thanks to Kathy Foch, founder and lead sponsor, an Accredited Senior Agent of Prudential Renascent Realty for inviting us to this event and making it even bigger and better this season. 

For more information go to

Looking forward to a great day!  Hope to see you ...

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Seniors Health Promotion and Active Living Fair – Mississauga

MISSISSAUGA, ONTARIO (March, 2011) – The Square One Older Adult Centre in joint project with the Older Adult Centres’ Association of Ontario and Ontario Ministry of Health Promotion and Sport, are proud to present the 2011 Seniors Health Promotion and Active Living Fair. This free two day community event will take place on March 24th and 25th at the Square One Older Adult Centre. There will be free refreshments and entertainment.

The featured topics and speakers for this year include:

CARP Guest Speaker – Founder of, Jennifer Black

Please join Jennifer Black, founder of at her next speaking engagement for an informative evening at CARP’s January 2011 monthly community meeting.
CARP presents information for those of all ages who are thinking of retiring, planning to retire, about to retire, already retired and those helping friends, parents, grand-parents 
CARP is a national, non-partisan, non-profit organization committed to a ‘New Vision of Aging for Canada’.
Event is FREE to CARP Members, their Guests and the Curious



Origin Evergreen Complex
810 Scollard Court, Mississauga
(west side of Mavis just ...

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Square One Older Adult Centre Holiday Season Special Events


Saturday, December 4 to Friday, December 24, 2010
Monday to Saturday: 9:30 a.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Sunday: 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Have all of your Christmas gift wrapping done in the Square One Shopping Centre this holiday season and support their largest annual fundraiser. They need you! Volunteer Gift Wrappers Needed. Please see Karmela Buzdon if you are able to help out. You can reach ...

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Christmas Bazaar at Robert Speck Retirement Residence

Chartwell Classic Robert Speck Retirement Residence is hosting a

Christmas Bazaar and Home Show

Friday December 3rd from 9am to 2pm.

Come enjoy some  shopping from a variety of vendors selling Christmas items for the whole family.  There will be f ree chili lunch between 12:00 and 2:00pm.

100 Robert Speck Pkwy, Mississauga 

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Be a Santa to a Senior!

Each year Home Instead Senior Care® offices throughout North America spread holiday cheer to lonely or financially-challenged seniors through the Be a Santa to a Senior program. The program has attracted upwards of 60,000 volunteers over the past six years distributing gifts to deserving seniors.  Since introducing the Be a Santa to a Senior program, Home Instead Senior Care has helped provide 1.2 million gifts to more than 700,000 seniors.

To volunteer go to their website

Let’s help everyone to ...

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