On JUNE 15 – Celebrate World Elder Abuse Awareness Day “Rights don’t get old” is the theme for this year’s World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD). Some of us may not know that this historic day was started by a
Every June is ‘SENIORS MONTH’, and at North York Seniors Centre, we raise the flag of our cause to support seniors in the community! Once again, and due to the pandemic, this year we are unable to hold any of
For all our members, non-members, Instructors and Service Providers, and everyone in our community, this is our E-BULLETIN, “SENIORS CONNECTED”, which has taken a new step forward now with monthly, more complete publications!
‘ESCAPE SERIES’ – AN IMMERSIVE 360° EXPERIENCE During the past 6 weeks; from Feb. 18th to Mar. 25th, 2021, Seniors and supporters of NYSC attended ‘ESCAPE’, a series of three hybrid fundraising events that took our guests on a trip
NYSC Hosted a Pop-Up COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic for the ‘A Day Away Club (ADA)‘ clients: Wednesday, March. 24th, 2021 – It’s 9 am and the NYSC’s team is ready; the meeting is at the ‘A Day Away Club’, and people
One Year of closed doors due to the COVID-19 Pandemic has brought many memories… Today, March 17th marks one year that NYSC was forced to close its doors to the public due to the pandemic. Since then, our dedicated
North York Seniors Centre presents, ESCAPE To Brazil – An Immersive 360° Experience.
On March 25th, at 5 pm over Zoom, we are packing our suitcase once more, now to hop on the hybrid special event “Escape to Brazil”! Wear your sunscreen and a hat, grab your beach towel, and listen to samba from different regions while enjoying a local drink and a mouthwatering local dish. Let’s learn some dance steps and enjoy the sunset from Ipanema Beach in Rio de Janeiro!
North York Seniors Centre presents, ESCAPE To Jamaica – An Immersive 360° Experience.
Coming up on March 11th, at 5 pm this is a one-hour virtual event where you can travel to the beautiful beaches in Negril, Jamaica while enjoying a local drink and a snack delivered to your doorstep.
EVICTION HELP: THE TENANT-LAWYER CONNECTION PORTAL If you have a residential tenant who you are unable to assist through your service and who: 1) is facing eviction for non-payment of rent, 2) has a hearing scheduled before the Landlord Tenant
North York Seniors Centre presents, Escape to Maui – a Virtual Experience.
Coming up on February 18th, at 5 pm this is a one-hour virtual event where you can travel to the beautiful beaches in Maui while enjoying a local drink and a snack delivered to your doorstep.
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,
If you are a member, a client, a volunteer or you are simply a senior interested in connecting with us, you can access our activities via telephone- a free telephone-based program called “Seniors Centre Without Walls”. The programming platform helps
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
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
At North York Seniors Centre we strive to enable our aging population to remain vital, healthy, and connected to their community while enhancing the lives of all seniors who need assistance to live safely and independently in their own homes.