Sorry I haven’t been posting for the last week as I’ve been engrossed in working on our new Mosaic website which will be launching in the next couple of weeks! Tomorrow I’m going to be a “table facilitator” at the Positive Aging Forum hosted by “The Ontario Society (Coalition) of Senior Citizen’s Organizations, The event […]
We have been eating sardines because they have been recommended for my son’s diet: he has been recovering from mono. But I realized just how easy and nutritious sardines can be.
Thank you North York Seniors Centre for providing a wonderful space in our community! Rosie Leung, Case Coordinator, April Stevens, In-Home Supervisor and Linda Rataj, Director Organizational Development at the North York Seniors Centre. North York Senior Centre provides programs and services to promote the physical, emotional and social well-being of adults 55+ living in […]
In our business we see a great many important social issues that affect our decisions and community interaction: the social and physical isolation of the elderly; the increasing impact of dementia on all those concerned; issues of abuse and the increasing importance of finding a wider solution to looking after an aging society while keeping […]
Rogers Bulletin Board: an up and coming stroll through some of Toronto’s finest murals with Nathalie Prezeau and “Staying Young the Fun Way”..
The Rogers Bulletin Board is a half hour community television that “connects York Region residents to information about special events, fundraisers and non-profit organizations”.
My friend Ayako Nomura, who lives in Tokyo, lamented, via text, the recent loss of her grandma who would have been 100 years old, and the fact that today is “Respect for the Aged Day” in Japan. Respect for the Aged Day – 敬老の日 Ayako was her grandmother’s primary caregiver.
I just wanted to say a few words about volunteering and in particular Isabella Ferrara (President of SAVI). Events like the SAVI Seniorsfest event noted in my earlier post do not happen on their own. They happen because of the effort of a great many volunteers.