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Donate to our Year-End campaign now!

Our members, client and caregivers are helping us to promote our year-end campaign. They need us. We need you. Please, help.

The weekly e-bulletin has a new face

A graphic reformulation brings more identity to the weekly E-BULLETIN. Check it out!

Local Love Day

Join the Chair Yoga session on Friday, Sep. 25, and be part of the Local Love Day.

International Charity Day

Come together with us to celebrate the International Charity Day on September 5. It seeks to promote and recognize charity and its role in easing humanitarian crises and suffering in the world.

How to beat the heat

People aged 65 years or older are more prone to heat-related health problems, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.If you or someone you know would benefit from a Security Check, Telephone Reassurance or Friendly Visiting Calls please call 416-733-4111 ext. 302 to speak to our Service Access Specialist for further information. Stay cool and Hydrated are some ways to avoid health problems during summer. Check out some friendly tips to beat the heat!

We Stand up for the Seniors

To show our solidarity in the awareness and prevention of elder abuse, North York Seniors Centre will take a stand and join other organizations on June 15th, 2020, by wearing purple to show our support for World Elder Abuse Awareness

Free Online Caregivers Workshop

Stress management, back, neck and shoulder pains are the topics of the next workshop held on ZOOM, on Friday, July 17, from 10 am to 11:30 am. Registrations are now open. In this virtual workshop Dr.Karen Hudes, Chiropractor and Rehabilitation

Seniors Need Us. We Need You.

June is Seniors’ Month when you can show your support for 2500+ seniors in the community that we are assisting in many forms during COVID-19.

Programs are now offered via telephone

If you are a member, a client or a volunteer, you can now access our activities via telephone- a free telephone-based program called “Seniors Centre Without Walls”. The programming platform helps those without internet or computer access to stay connected

Together We Are Stronger

Every day our teams wake up with a mission on their hands: to take care of the seniors in the community. We want them active, happy and healthy, so we have quickly adapted our functions to overcome the new reality.

National Volunteer Week

From April 20th to April 24th, North York Seniors Centre celebrated National Volunteer Week. During those days, we said “thank you” in many ways: written messages, photos, quotes and videos. It was all about showing NYSC’s appreciation to each volunteer

Ways to connect and assist seniors during COVID-19

All the departments across the Organization have been adjusting the programs and the services to continue supporting the seniors living in the community. New solutions and ways to serve have been implemented day-by-day and according to the necessity of members,

COVID-19 Modified Services

Following the Emergency Act enacted by the Ontarian Authorities, the Active Living Centre and the A Day Away Club remain closed to the public. As an essential service, North York Seniors Centre is offering personal support, groceries shopping and delivery,

Two events celebrated the 45th anniversary of NYSC

On Wed. Nov, 20th, at the Meridian Arts Centre formerly Toronto Centre for the Arts, NYSC celebrated 45th anniversary with the event Sapphire: Innovate and Celebrate. It included an Active Living Fair during the day and a gala event in

Supporting Seniors is our Future

NYSC hosted a Seniors Strategy consultation by the Ministry for Seniors and Accessibility on June 24, 2019.

NYSC receives 3-year accreditation from CARF

We are delighted to inform you that North York Seniors Centre (NYSC) has been accredited for a period of three years for its Governance, Adult Day Services, Home and Community Services, and Community Integration programs. This is the third accreditation

Join our team!

It's the perfect opportunity to start the new year. Apply for a job you'll love! We are looking to fill the following positions: On Going:  In-Home Services: Personal Support Worker   In-Home Services: Personal Support Worker (Location: York Region) Current:  Personal

Oh, What A Night!

15th Annual Better With Age A big THANK YOU to everyone from the bottom of our    for coming out to join our wine tasting event. I hope that you had a great time as much as we did. Our

Town Hall on Seniors

You're invited! Town Hall Meeting on Seniors - Monday, March 25th, at NORTH YORK SENIORS CENTRE - 21 Hendon Avenue from 5:00-6:00 PM. It’s an opportunity to ask questions directly to Honorable Minister Filomena Tassi, Minister of Seniors Affairs and

Caregiver Education Workshop

MOST CANADIAN SENIORS want to remain in their own homes for as long as possible. They want to age in familiar surroundings and with their families. Caregivers make this desire a reality. What makes this responsibility a challenge, however, is

Low Impact Sports That Are Perfect for Seniors

Studies consistently show that falling is one of the major health risks among older demographics and yet it remains overlooked until it happens. The Toronto Sun reported that one in three older Canadians suffers a fall annually. This can lead

Join our team!

It's the perfect opportunity to start the new year. Apply for a job you'll love! We are looking to fill the following positions: On Going:  In-Home Services: Personal Support Worker   In-Home Services: Personal Support Worker (Location: York Region) Current:  Personal

ALC legal clinic – meet our new lawyer!

Debbie Jorgensen is a lawyer with 14 years experience, whose practice currently includes wills and estate planning, estate administration, and residential and commercial real estate. Debbie's practice was initially litigation-focused, including family law, employment law, estates litigation and general commercial/civil

Learn and Mingle

Join our Active Living Fair  Thursday, September 20th from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.  21 Hendon Ave (across from Finch Station)    Are you 55 years and older? Wouldn’t it be nice to learn about what products, programs and services

Membership Specials

September is our Open House - take advantage of the Active Living Centre’s (ALC) membership promotions: SAVE $5 | Option OneSIGN UP AND PAY ONLY $40 Save $5 off your first year membership fee SAVE $5 | Option TwoREFER A

Senior’s Month Membership Promo

June is Seniors’ Month - take advantage of the Active Living Centre’s (ALC) membership promotions: SAVE $5 | Option OneSIGN UP AND PAY ONLY $40 Save $5 off your first year membership fee SAVE $5 | Option TwoREFER A FRIEND

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