Government of Canada announces call for proposals for community-based projects supporting seniors, Rhonda Massad, West Island Blog, West Island News

Government of Canada announces call for proposals for community-based projects supporting seniors

Seniors make significant and valuable contributions to their families, communities and society. That is why the Government of Canada remains committed to empowering all Canadians, including seniors, to contribute...
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Quebec Marks Meals on Wheels Week March 26th to April 1st 2017

Meals on Wheels is a volunteer-driven program that provides hot nutritious meals to home-bound or isolated seniors and to those with reduced autonomy. The Meals on Wheels program in...
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“Wired and Retired” – iPad Course for Beginners in Dorval

This free course, for seniors and retirees who are residents of Dorval, is designed for novices with little to no previous experience with the iPad. It is an opportunity...
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Home Sweet Home – a New Location for Dorval Meals on Wheels!

“Well, it’s official - Moving Day was January 23rd as the Dorval Meals on Wheels kitchen relocated to its new premises at the Sarto-Desnoyers Community Centre”, stated Lynda Barrett,...
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The Seniors’ Café at Volunteer West Island

Volunteer West Island Seniors’ Café is a popular, volunteer-driven, social activity taking place the second Wednesday of each month, between 1:30 - 3:30 P.M. from September through June, at...
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THE GIFT OF A HOLIDAY MEAL, COMPANIONSHIP AND DIGNITY FOR NEARLY 1,300 LONELY SENIORS

The holiday season can be particularly challenging for seniors who no longer have anyone in their life to share it with. Being alone at this otherwise joyful time of...
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Pierrefonds-Roxboro launches ‘Hello Neighbour’ program – A telephone service to increase the security of...

The borough of Pierrefonds-Roxboro and the Mayor, Mr. Dimitrios (Jim) Beis, in collaboration with Public Security, created Hello Neighbour, a new daily telephone service that aims to increase the...
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Last Post Fund Remembrance Day Ceremony

On Friday November 11 The Last Post Fund will be holding their annual Remembrance Day ceremony  at the National Field of Honour in Pointe Claire. To honour all veterans and...
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Remembrance Day Ceremony

The City of Beaconsfield invites residents to attend the Remembrance Day ceremony commemorating and honouring Canadian veterans’ contribution. Member of Parliament for Lac-Saint-Louis, Francis Scarpaleggia, MNA for Jacques-Cartier, Geoffrey Kelley,...
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NATIONAL SENIORS DAY -120 seniors celebrate their involvement in Pointe Claire

Pointe-Claire’s mayor and city councillors are pleased to announce the success of National Seniors Day, celebrated this past Friday, September 30, with 120 seniors, 9 high school students, and...

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