Category Archive: News

2018 NYSC Challenge

Choose Your Challenge – Make a Difference NYSC Challenge is an annual event organized by North York Seniors Centre (NYSC), a not-for-profit organization, to raise funds for programs and services that help over 3,000 seniors in the North York area to stay active and stay well. The challenge welcomes people of all Continue Reading »

Personal Support Worker Job Fair

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International Women’s Day

March 8 is International Women’s Day – a day to recognize women’s achievements and a call to advance gender equality. Celebrate this event with us through a lovely discussion about women’s contribution to our day-to-day lives on Monday, March 12. The venue is the Active Living Centre (ALC) at 21 Continue Reading »

NYSC receives The Willowdale 150 Commemorative Medal

North York Seniors Centre (NYSC) was one of the recipients of The Willowdale 150 Commemorative Medal presented by MP Ali Ehsassi in a ceremony held at North York City Hall on January 25th. This medal is awarded to individuals and organizations who have made an outstanding contribution in Willowdale.  NYSC Executive Continue Reading »

NYSC caregiver Education Series

Are you a caregiver who is caring for someone with Alzheimer’s disease, chronic disease, short-term memory loss or a dementia-related illness? Join us for our three-part series on navigating care options and financial benefits in Ontario. Click the link to register ONLINE.     Continue Reading »

Shop for good

Are you already thinking of gift-giving? No worries. We’ve got that part covered. For your holiday shopping, NYSC invites you to shop at Talbots Bayview Village (2901 Bayview Avenue, Toronto) on Wednesday, December 6. This is truly one of the few times when spending a little more is a guilt-free pleasure. Continue Reading »

An Evening in Venice

14th Annual Better With Age presents: An Evening in Venice Columbus Centre (Dufferin and Lawrence), Tuesday, November 28, 2017   We invite you to party with us and help enhance lives of seniors in North York community.  Event highlights: wine tasting with paired hors-d’oeuvre best deals at our silent auction showcasing Continue Reading »

Elder Abuse Is Wrong in Any Language

Come and join us for a free educational session on elder abuse. Register ONLINE or call 416 733.4111 and ask for INTAKE! For Russian version, click here .   Win Exciting Prizes!  Doors open at 9:30 AM. Please come early and check out our featured community vendors’offerings which are designed especially Continue Reading »

A Free Creative Writing Workshop for All

We invite you to an hour-and-a-half creative writing workshop on Wednesday, September 13th. Happening at the Active Living Center (ALC) at 21 Hendon Ave, the workshop starts at 2:00 PM. Leading the workshop is Johnny Salib, Artistic Director of Toronto-based theatre company Sisyphean Productions. He was part of these projects: Continue Reading »