Category: Health Services

Services in community to assist with health – clinics, programs etc.

Seniors Crisis Access Line (SCAL)

This service provides support for Seniors in Crisis such as: Mental health and addiction concerns Age-related cognitive problems Memory loss or wandering Depression/anxiety Suicidal thoughts Self neglect Elder abuse concerns Life adjustment problems Support for family and caregivers.  Translation support for 110 languages. Read the full Seniors Crisis Line (SCAL) poster. Funding for this service…

Yoga for 50+ @4villagesCHC

According to an article that quotes experts in the field,  there are many benefits to practicing Yoga if you’re over 50.  From increasing your body movement without the strain, increasing your flexibility, promoting good bone health and keeping your mind sharp. Consider joining a free Yoga for 50+ program at the Four Villages Community Health Centre located…

Toronto Public Health eCounselling Service

Toronto Public Health now offers free, confidential and anonymous online counselling for Toronto  residents.  Their nurse and dietitian can provide information on a wide range of topics.  Some examples   include: Chronic Disease Prevention (e.g., diabetes, cancer, heart disease Senior’s concerns Mental Health Promotion Nutrition Prenatal and Postpartum Depression and Anxiety Sexual Health Promotion Substance Misuse…