Month: January 2017

Research Opportunity – Technology and Learning Approaches

The Sheridan Centre for Elder Research is pleased to share a student-driven research opportunity with you.  Kaye Mao, a 4th year student in the Interaction Design program is completing her independent thesis with the Centre. (You may recall that we sent out a recruitment notice for the first phase of her project back in November 2016; …

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CARP Halton Chapter’s Community Meetings in January

  For our January Community Meetings in both Milton and Burlington we will have speakers from  the Halton Region Police Services Seniors’ Liaison Team. The focus of their presentation will be: “How to protect yourself from Scams and Frauds and Seniors’ Safety” ​As seniors we are a very vulnerable demographic. Scammers and Fraudsters know this …

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Chemistry, Medications & Dementia: FREE Public Lecture

The Annual Gertrude Cetinski Lectureship presents a Free Public Lecture: Chemistry, Medications & Dementia With guest presenter:  Antonietta Forrester, BScPhM, RPH Consultant Pharmacist Thursday January 19th, 2017 Location: Royal Botanical Gardens, 680 Plains Rd. West, Burlington Time:       7:00pm-8:30pm Parking:   Free Please RSVP at: 905-529-7030 or 1-888-343-1017 This lecture will be simultaneously translated en Francais. Please indicate …

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FREE “Lunch and Learn” (of particular interest to seniors)

“YOUR ESTATE ANDTHE NEXT GENERATION” Friday, January 27, 2017 10:15am—1:00pm: At the Oakville Public Library-Old Oakville (on Navy) Keynote Speaker: Karen Gowans, Investors Group PLUS Guest speakers and door prizes Reserved Seating Only FREE LUNCH provided by Revera Living, Oakville The last two seminars sold out; please reserve your seat today… Email kmackay@royallepage.ca or call …

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Acclaim Health: Mid to Late Stages of Dementia Discussion Series

Alzheimer Services Support and Education Designed for family caregivers who have been a caregiver for some time, this free five week discussion series addresses some of the more challenging aspects of dementia care, such as incontinence, home safety, long term care placement and making end of life decisions. This is not a beginner course, it is recommended …

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Halton Healthcare seeking volunteers for all three community hospitals

Information posted January 16, 2017 Halton Healthcare is seeking new and enthusiastic volunteers to join the ranks at each of its three community hospitals: Georgetown Hospital, Milton District Hospital and Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital. Are you looking for an opportunity to make a difference in your community in 2017? Do you have an interest in …

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