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News | Jan 18, 2016

Check out a presentation on mental wellness at Beaches Library

Toronto Public Health is hosting a presentation on mental wellness on Thursday, Jan. 21 in the Beach. The event, which...

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News | Jan 05, 2016

City of Toronto cancels its extreme cold weather alert

The extreme cold that has gripped the city since Sunday, Jan. 3 has ended. Dr. David McKeown, Toronto’s medical officer...

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News | Dec 09, 2015

Toronto’s Young Carers Program supports children who help care for a family member

A fundraising campaign by Hospice Toronto will hopefully allow more kids living challenging home lives enjoy their...

Scarborough Mirror | by Justin Skinner
News | Nov 24, 2015

Blood donor clinic at Beach United Church

A blood donor clinic is slated to take place Friday, Nov. 27 at Beach United Church, 140 Wineva Ave., just north of Queen...

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Wellness | Oct 30, 2015

Get your flu shot at Riverside clinic

A free flu shot clinic will take place in Riverside on Wednesday, Nov. 4. People are welcome to drop by Mustard Seed at...

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News | Oct 15, 2015
Nancy Hawley

Nancy Hawley remembered as fighter for social services

Toronto has lost one of its most passionate and devoted city-builders with the death of long-time Leslieville resident Nancy...

Scarborough Mirror | by Joanna Lavoie
Oct 15, 2015

Residents can check out mock-up rooms of TEGH’s new patient care tower

Community members are invited to take a look and have their say on the future of their local hospital on Thursday, Oct. 15....

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Oct 15, 2015

South Riverdale Community Health Centre hosts events for Community Health and Wellbeing Week

The South Riverdale Community Health Centre (SRCHC) hosts three events this week for Community Health and Wellbeing Week....

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Oct 09, 2015

No appointment needed for breast screening on Oct. 21

Cancer Care Ontario is asking all women aged 50 to 54 to get a free mammogram, without appointment, at a participating...

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Oct 05, 2015

New and improved Kingston Road YMCA gets boost from philanthropists

The revitalization of the Toronto Kingston Road YMCA received a shot in the arm thanks to a $500,000 donation from...

Beach Mirror | Add Comment | by Justin Skinner
Oct 04, 2015

Toronto East General Hospital and SickKids renew emergency care partnership

Kids visiting the emergency room at Toronto East General Hospital (TEGH) will continue to receive world-leading care, thanks...

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Sep 23, 2015

PART ONE: Mobilizing policymakers and stakeholders ‘critical’ to addressing impending dementia wave

Mobilizing policymakers to effect change

Etobicoke Guardian | 2 Comments | by Laura DaSilva
Sep 23, 2015

VOICES: Family caregivers need better PSW support to keep loved ones with dementia at home

Beverly Verwey believes home is where the heart should stay. In 2007, she gave her mother Betty the option to move into...

Etobicoke Guardian | Add Comment | by Laura DaSilva
Sep 23, 2015

4 common types of dementia

Dementia is the loss of mental functions, such as thinking, memory, and reasoning severe enough to interfere with a...

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Sep 23, 2015

Baycrest turns to innovative, creative solutions to maintaining quality of life among the elderly

Jaws dropped when the senior at Baycrest Health Sciences appeared in a flamenco dress, with a red rose in her hair and...

Richmond Hill Liberal | Add Comment | by Kim Zarzour
Sep 23, 2015

The stigma of dementia among ethnic cultures can bring shame and guilt

It was a cold winter day when a woman in her 40s discovered her mother, who had dementia, wandering in the snow without a...

Richmond Hill Liberal | Add Comment | by Kim Zarzour

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