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WIPCR’s Teresa Dellar found a void, filled it

By Rhonda Massad www.thesuburban.com Dollard resident Teresa Dellar is the executive director and co-founder of the West Island Palliative Care Residence (WIPCR). She is grateful to have had her family’s support...
Heather Holmes, Lakeshore General Hospital Foundation

Purchase of state-of-the-art equipment for the Nuclear Medicine unit of the Lakeshore General Hospital

The Lakeshore General Hospital Foundation (LGH Foundation) is pleased to announce that the Siemens Symbia S Gamma Camera, state-of-the-art equipment which the Foundation funded in its entirety, is now...
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Baie-D’Urfé says no to vacant lot purchase for expanded seniors’ residence

Town worked on project for three years but permit would be cost prohibitive By Kevin Woodhouse www.thesuburban.ca Since March of 2012, the town of Baie-D’Urfé had been working on the purchase of...

Rainbow Seniors Bridging the generation gap

By Jim Morrison www.thesuburban.com Montreal resident Cindy Casey talks the talk and walks the walk. As director of events at the Beaconsfield United church the past 17 years, she understands the...
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Volunteer West Island begins preparations for their 50th anniversary next year

by Rhonda Massad At Volunteer West Island’s (VWI) annual general meeting last week, the excitement was felt in the air for the plans to celebrate next year’s 50th anniversary.  With a...
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Post Work Potential: Retaining An Active Lifestyle After Retirement

Retirement is a brand new stage of life full of possibilities and new opportunities. While it can be challenging to acclimatize to a work-free future and remain social and...
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Mérite Ovation: Pointe-Claire honoured for its Aid for Seniors Program

The City of Pointe-Claire, is proud to announce that Pointe-Claire has won the “Social Development” award at the Mérite Ovation municipale contest for its Aid for Seniors Program. The...
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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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Canadians With Dementia Come Together to Challenge Attitudes and Stop the Stigma

"Life has lots of bumps in the road. My dementia is just one of those bumps. You don't give up anytime you run into a barrier." 81-year-old Ron Robert is...
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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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