Month: November 2017

Government Announces National Housing Strategy

This is the letter CARP Halton Chapter has received from Burlington MP Karina Gould providing more information about the recently announced National Housing Strategy. Dear CARP Halton, It is with great pleasure that I write to you today to reiterate our government’s launch of the National Housing Strategy. Our plan will provide support across the …

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SeniorTalk: Weekly Peer Led Workshops.

Helping older adults share their experiences and expand their horizons. Developing and strengthening our mental wellness is a key to aging well. The more tools and strategies we are able to employ, the more we are able to face successfully the challenges of aging.

Documentary Producer Looking for Participants 50+

CARP Halton Chapter has received the following request: I’m a documentary producer based in Toronto. I’m currently working on a series of short documentaries about retirees. People who are doing interesting, adventurous or unusual things with their retirement. I’m reaching out to people who might be a good fit for this project. Specifically, people between …

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Accessible Media: Please Consider Adding Your Support

CNIB supports and endorses Accessible Media Inc. (AMI). We are sending the following on their behalf. The broadcast licenses for AMI-tv, AMI-audio and AMI-télé are up for renewal next August and we need your help. Part of the renewal process includes reaching out to our community partners and customers for letters of support. These letters …

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Online Event | Introduction to the Senior Alcohol Misuse Indicator (SAMI) tool

Behavioural Supports Ontario & brainXchange present: Introduction to the Senior Alcohol Misuse Indicator (SAMI) Tool A senior-friendly approach to screening for alcohol use in older adults. November 28th, 2017 | 12:00 – 1:00 PM EST Presenter:  Dr. Bonnie Purcell, Ph.D., C. Psych., Behavioural Response Team, Geriatric Mental Health Program, London Health Sciences Centre Bonnie Purcell graduated with …

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Mississauga Halton LHIN Regional Learning Centre: Two Great Events

The Mississauga Halton LHIN Regional Learning Centre are hosting TWO great events to end off the year…. Games Night for Family Caregivers The Seniors Life Enhancement Centre will be teaching you some of the more popular games enjoyed by the day program and sharing ways to keep the person you care for engaged at home. A light …

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