Category: Advocacy in Community

Supporting the community through projects, events, and guest speaking.

FREE Brain Health Workshop with @AlzToronto @WTSSorg. RSVP Required.

Today is #WorldAlzheimersDay. Let’s celebrate big strides, like #NationalDementiaStrategy, and keep advocating for awareness & support. Yesterday, Alzheimer Society of Toronto conducted an excellent workshop right here at the West Toronto Support Services Office and there is another one scheduled for October 18th. Please see details below! All of the Alzheimer Society of Toronto workshops…

Did you miss our General Meeting with the LA Centre for Active Living?

Don’t worry if you missed our General Meeting with the LA Centre for Active Living on June 16th – here are the important highlights! First, you should know that the purpose of the meeting was to explore the needs and wants of the West End Community for social and recreational programming for adults 55+. In…

Voice your Opinion on Canada Post

Canada Post is looking at ways to modernize operations to battle the decreasing use of regular mail.  Some of these will impact seniors and adults with disabilities such as eliminating home delivery and increasing postage rates significantly. Over the next five years, Canadian households that receive their mail at their door will be converted to…

Help Give Back

Help give back to Meals on Wheels.   Meals on Wheels Facebook Donation Campaign Meridian Credit Union has started a social networking campaign to support Meals on Wheels in Ontario. For every “like” they receive on their Facebook holiday photo on the Meridian Credit Union Facebook page they will donate $2 to Meals on Wheels…

Junction Commons Project

Did you know that Silver Circle-West Toronto Services for Seniors (SC-WTSS) not only provides services but also advocates in the community where projects may have benefits to our target audience in different capacities? Recently, we have been approved for a collaborative grant through the Ontario Trillium Foundation (OTF) with the Junctions Commons Project (JCP). In…