Category Archive: Events

Walk to Support Seniors

 On a balmy Sunday, June 10th, 2012, thirty-five enthusiastic walkers and runners took the streets of downtown Toronto for the Annual Toronto Challenge 5km Run/Walkathon to help raise funds for North York Seniors Centre.  With donations still coming through, we would like to extend a huge THANK YOU to all Continue Reading »

Elder Abuse Awareness Workshops

In support of  Seniors’ Month &  Elder Abuse Awareness  North York Seniors Centre Presents two workshops that you don’t want to miss!   June 7th  FINANCIAL SMARTS FOR SENIORS—PROTECTING YOURSELF  What can YOU do now to safeguard yourself when you are more vulnerable, either because you are alone, physically or mentally incapacitated and Continue Reading »

June 2012 Open House Events & Workshops

   2012 Open House  Celebrating Seniors Month Events & Workshops  June 2    KICK OFF         10:00am – 2:00pm     FREE  Continental Breakfast    Tours     Picnic Lunch     Program Demos    Draws  One-Day KICK OFF Membership Special – and more for the month of June… Sponsored in part by: Canterbury Place Retirement Residence  June 5     Mortgage Continue Reading »

Join Us For The Challenge!

   NYSC is taking the Challenge!  On Sunday June 10, 2012, our team of walkers and runners will be hitting downtown for a 5k walk/run or 1k walk to help raise funds that support our programs and services.  Help us reach this year’s goal of $14,000 by sponsoring our runners Continue Reading »

Ministers Make an Important Announcement at NYSC

The Hon. Alice Wong, Minister of State (Seniors) and the Hon. Rob Nicholson, Minister of Justice are scheduled to make an important annoucement that reinforces the Canadian government’s commitment to combating Elder Abuse on Thursday, March 15th at 11:00 a.m. This announcement will take place at North York Senoirs Centre at 21 Hendon Avenue, Continue Reading »

New Book Helps Protect Seniors from Financial Elder Abuse!

Let The Records Show… North York Seniors Centre is pleased to announce that our Legal Clinic lawyer, Douglas Alderson, has co-authored a new book, Let The Records Show: A Practical Guide to Power of Attorney and Estate Record Keeping, just published by iUniverse. Co-authored with his sister, Linda Alderson – Continue Reading »

In the News…

“Better With Age ” Wine Tasting & Silent Auction Wine lovers and cuisine connouisseurs filled The Grand Luxe Event Boutique for the “Better With Age” North York Seniors’s Centre fundraiser. Guests had a ball biddng on over 100 glamourous silent auction prizes such as a Toshiba Notebook, Leaf tickets, works Continue Reading »

Stepping Up for United Way Toronto

 Congratulations to the “NYSC Climbers” who stepped their way up the CN Tower on Sunday Oct 24th in support of United Way Toronto!  Together the team raised over $1580 for the UWT and had a great time doing it. Thanks to everyone who sponsored them! Next year, join us!! Continue Reading »

Save the Date! You won’t want to miss this…

North York Seniors Centre invites you to our 8th Annual Wine Tasting and Silent Auction “Better with Age” on Thurs. November 17, 2011, 6:30 PM at The Grand Luxe Event Boutique (3125 Bayview Ave.)   Enjoy a lovely evening to sample a wonderful selection of wines, presented by John Tait, esteemed Continue Reading »