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​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Local Events for Caregivers and Seniors in the Brampton Area

This is a summary of events for caregivers and seniors in the Brampton area.

Please note, events with an asterisk are events for staff and volunteers only.

 

Open House, Maple Grove Care Community

June 29, 2017 - 215 Sunny Meadow Boulevard Brampton, L6R 3B5

Come pop by our table at the Maple Grove Care Community Open House. We will be at displaying information and details about our homecare services and answering any questions you may have related to the services we provide.

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Past Events


Workshop on Preventing Senior Hospitalization​

Holland Christian Homes

Address: 7900 McLaughlin Rd S, Brampton ON L6Y 5A7

Date: June 19th 2017​

This workshop is aimed at watching for signs and when to seek help. The appropriate questions and  details to ask before discharge from hospital and tips for a smooth transition from hospital to home after a hospital discharge to prevent a readmissions

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Workshop on Preventing Senior Fraud

​Georgetown Hillsview Active Living Centre

Address: 318 Guelph St, Halton Hills, ON L7G 4B5 

Date: May 11th 2017,  10am-11a​m​

This workshop aims to educate seniors on the types of fraud that they could be a target to in the community and how to keep private information safe

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Workshop on Understanding Alzheimer’s Disease and Other Dementias

​Georgetown Hillsview Active Living Centre

Address: 318 Guelph St, Halton Hills, ON L7G 4B5 

Date: May 10th 2017,  10am-11a​m​

Workshop about the warning signs of Alzheimer's. Support available and tools for family caregivers to care for their loved ones

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Workshop on Preventing Senior Hospitalization​

​Georgetown Hillsview Active Living Centre

Address: 318 Guelph St, Halton Hills, ON L7G 4B5 

Date: May 9th 2017,  10am-11a​m​

This workshop was aimed at watching for when to seek help. The appropriate questions and  details to ask before discharge from hospital and tips for a smooth transition from hospital to home after a hospital discharge to prevent a readmissions

Home Instead presenting to Georgetown Hillsview Active Living Centre a Workshop on Preventing Senior Hospitalization​

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Home Instead Senior Care is proud to support both Etobicoke General and Brampton Civic Hospitals.

Etobicoke General Hospital

Address: 101 Humber College Blvd, Etobicoke, ON M9V 1R8

Date: April 25, 2017

Brampton Civic Hospital

Address: 2100 Bovaird Drive East, Brampton, ON L6R 3J7

Date: April 26, 2017

Home Instead presenting to Brampton Civic and Etobicoke General

Home Instead Senior Care is proud to support both Etobicoke General and Brampton Civic Hospitals.

The Etobicoke and Brampton Home Instead offices were educating a total of 100 Health Care Professionals to help patients improve family communication

We presented Tuesday, April 25 at Etobicoke General, and Wednesday, April 26 at Brampton Civic, from 12:30-1:45pm.

Home Instead presenting to Brampton Civic and Etobicoke General

William Osler Health System

* This is a closed session to the nurses and staff at Etobicoke General Hospital and Brampton Civic Hospital


Protect Seniors From Fraud Workshop

Goldview Retirement Community

3 Dayspring Circle Brampton Ontario L6P 1B7

Date: March 22, 2017

Workshop aimed to educate seniors on the types of fraud that they could be a target to in the community and how to keep private information safe

Preventing Senior Fraud Workshop at Goldview Retirement Community

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Protect Seniors From Fraud Workshop

Date: Feb 23, 2017

Presenters: Melissa Terranova and Priscilla Fernandes

This workshop aims to educate seniors on they types of fraud that they could be a target to in the community and how to keep private information safe

A sincere thank you to all the attendees that came to the Protect Seniors From Fraud Workshop workshop today at the Kennedy Tabernacle.

Preventing Senior Fraud Workshop


Preventing Senior Hospitalizations Workshop

Date: Feb 8,2017

A sincere thank you to all the attendees that came to the Preventing Senior Hospitalizations workshop today at the Goldview Retirement Community, 3 Dayspring Circle Brampton Ontario L6P 1B7.

Many thanks to Alexis and Melissa for today happen!

Preventing Senior Hospitalizations Workshop


Presentation to the Bell Retirees Group

 Date: Feb 2,2017

Snelgrove Community Centre, 11692 Hurontario St, Brampton, ON L6Z

Thank you Cathy Voight and team for inviting Gavin, Melissa and Priscilla, to present information and answering any questions about Homecare services we provide..

Presentation to the Bell Retirees Group 


Caregiver Symposium

September 24, 2016 - 30 Peel Centre Dr., Brampton, ON L6T 4G8

Bramalea Retirement Residence

Celebrating Caregivers in the Community: Learn about respite options, self-care, caregiving tips and much more!

For more information call 905-791-7800 ext. 7597 or email carolyn.moffatt@peelregion.ca


Exhibitor booth, Brampton Civic Hospital

August 10, 2016 - 2100 Bovaird Drive East, Brampton, ON L6R 3J7

Come pop by our exhibitor booth outside the Brampton Civic Hospital Cafeteria on Wednesday Aug 10, 2016. We will be at displaying information and details about our services and answering any questions you may have related to the services we provide. Find out how we at Home Instead Senior Care are changing the face of Aging! 

For additional information. Call 905-463-0860


Open House - Flower City Seniors Recreation Centre

August 8, 2016, 12:00 noon – 3:00 p.m. 8870 McLaughlin Road at Queen Street, Brampton

Visit the Flower City Seniors Recreation Centre and sample a variety of programs offered at our centre. Take a tour, view or participate in program demonstrations and meet the instructors. Entry is free and refreshments and door prizes will be available. Bring a friend.

For more details call 905.874.3500

Open House - Flower City Seniors Recreation Centre - August 8 


Grand Valley and District Community Centre Open Door

Sep. 12, 10:00 am -1:00 pm - 90 Main Street North, Grand Valley ON L0N1G0

Join Home Instead Senior Care and community partners to help the community understand the health and support resources available locally in the County of Dufferin. Home Instead Senior Care Brampton will be hosting a table at the event.


Community Seniors’ Fair For Health And Wellness
Co-sponsored by CARP

June 19, 2016, 12:00 noon – 3:00 p.m. At the Brampton Soccer Centre,  1495 Sandalwood Parkway East, Hall D, Brampton

The William Osler Health System’s community seniors’ fair for health and wellness showcases health services. This year the fair will have a series of round-table discussion forums, on major health issues facing Canadians as they age including dementia, Parkinson's, the new Peel Memorial Centre for health and wellness, and cardiac care.


Springfest Brampton

June is Seniors’ Month in Ontario. In recognition of Seniors’ Month the City of Brampton presents SPRINGFEST, a time to remember senior’s accomplishments and the important contributions that they have made to our community.
Enjoy a catered lunch and an afternoon of dancing with a DJ.
Two Locations
Tickets $16.19

Friday, June 3, 2016, Time: 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Location: Flower City Seniors Recreation Centre
8870 McLaughlin Road

Date: Friday, June 10, 2016 Time: 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Location: Knightsbridge Community & Senior Citizens Centre
1-A Knightsbridge Road

For more information:

Flower City Seniors Recreation Centre 905.874.3500
Knightsbridge Community & Senior Citizens Centre 905.792.7422


Job Fair

VPI Employment Assessment Centre in Partnership with Home Instead Senior Care Brampton

June 15, 2016, 11:30am to 1:30pm - 235 Guelph St Georgetown, Ontario L7G 4A8

Do you have a passion for caring for seniors? Make a difference in the life of a senior. Come meet with us and gather information regarding our CAREGiver position. Now hiring for CAREGiver positions. Flexible schedules. Help bring a smile to a senior!

 Applicants need to register by calling VPI at (905) 873-9816 


CeleBRAMPTON

June 11, 2016, 11:00am to 4:00pm. Garden Square, Ken Whillans Square, Gage Park, Brampton, ON, L6Y 4R2

A day of free entertainment, food and family fun in downtown Brampton! Kicking off summer in the city, CeleBRAMPTON celebrates everything Brampton has to offer - including its community spirit, civic pride, and floral heritage.

CeleBRAMPTON wraps up with the annual Flower City Parade at 3 pm.
Website: http://www.brampton.ca/EN/Arts-Culture-Tourism/Festivals-and-Events/CeleBrampton/Pages/welcome.aspx


** Home Instead Presentation

May 16, 2016 at 7:00pm - 100 John Street Brampton, L6W 0A8

Home Instead Senior Care Presentation to the Residents at 100 John Street Brampton Ontario
Topic for presentation – Avoiding Family Caregiver Stress and Burnout
**Closed event for the residents residing at 100  


Exhibitor booth, Brampton Civic Hospital

May 11, 2016 - 2100 Bovaird Drive East, Brampton, ON L6R 3J7

Come pop by our exhibitor booth outside the Brampton Civic Hospital Cafeteria on Wednesday May 11, 2016. We will be at displaying information and details about our services and answering any questions you may have related to the services we provide. Find out how we at Home Instead Senior Care are changing the face of Aging! 
For additional information. Call 905-463-0860

Exhibitor Table, Brampton Civic Hospital, May 2016 


Exhibitor Table, Georgetown Marketplace

April 29, 2016 - 280 Guelph Street Highway #7 & Mountainview Road Georgetown, Ontario, L7G 4B1

Come pop by our table at the Georgetown Marketplace on Friday April 29, 2016. We will be at displaying information and details about our homecare services and answering any questions you may have related to the services we provide.
​​ Do you have a passion for seniors and want to make a difference? Talk to us about a career with Home Instead Senior Care
For additional information. Call 905-463-0860

Exhibitor Table, Georgetown Marketplace, May 2016 


The Flowertown Senior Men’s Curling Club Bonspiel for Prostate Cancer"

March 16, 2016 - 8:00 am - 9050 Bramalea Rd, Brampton, ON L6S 6G7

Home Instead is a proud sponsor of "`The Flowertown Senior Men’s Curling Club Bonspiel for Prostate Cancer" on Wednesday (March 16) at the Chinguacousy Curling Club. The purpose of the event is to raise funds for Prostrate Cancer Research.

Prostate cancer is the most common cancer among Canadian men and 12% of the male population will be diagnosed with Prostate Cancer during their lifetime becoming the third leading cause of death among men.

UPDATE: This year event raised $4800.00 for Prostate Cancer Research.

Kartikay at the Bonspiel for Prostrate Cancer (Flowertown Men's Curling Club). The event raised $4800 for Prostate Cancer Research 

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Sponsors for the Bonspiel for Prostate Cancer include: Brampton Hearing Aid, Bramalea Physiotherapy, Bramalea Retirement Residence, Home Instead Senior Care Brampton and the City of Brampton


Exhibitor booth, Brampton Civic Hospital

February 10th, 2016 - 2100 Bovaird Drive East, Brampton, ON L6R 3J7

Come pop by our exhibitor booth outside the Brampton Civic Hospital Cafeteria on Wednesday February 10th, 2016. We will be at displaying information and details about our services and answering any questions you may have related to the services we provide. Find out how we at Home Instead Senior Care are changing the face of Aging! 
For additional information. Call 905-463-0860


* Home Instead Presentation

Nov. 10 17, 2015 - 340 Vodden Street East Brampton, ON L6V 2N2

Home Instead Senior Care Presentation to the Women's Probus Group of Brampton at Century Gardens Recreation Center.
 * This event is for Women's Probus Group only

 


* Home Instead Presentation

Nov. 11 17, 2015 - 340 Vodden Street East Brampton, ON L6V 2N2

Home Instead Senior Care Presentation to the Women's Probus Group of Brampton at Century Gardens Recreation Center.
* This event is for Women's Probus Group only

 


* Brampton Civic Hospital

Nov. 18, 2015 - 2100 Bovaird Drive East Brampton, ON L6R 3J7

Home Instead Senior Care will be setting a table to provide information about the variety of home care services we offer in the north Peel region and also to provide information about career opportunities for PSWs*
* Eligible PSWs must have their own Transportation, Clean Driving Record, No Criminal Record, and Speak Fluent English

 


National Seniors Day

International Day of Older Persons

Oct 1, 2015 - Ken Whillans Square in front of Brampton City Hall

Let’s Celebrate Together!

Everyone Welcome

Brampton City Hall 9:30am

CARP Flag Raising in Ken Whillans Square

Brief remarks from Mayor Linda Jeffrey and Peter Howarth, Brampton CARP Chair

Refreshments to follow (sponsored by Greenway Retirement Village)

Event organized/sponsored by your local Brampton CARP Chapter #52

 


Health & Finance Symposium 2015

Theme: The Whole Man, An Ounce of Prevention

Oct 3, 2015 - 7050 Bramalea Road - Unit 42 - 47 Mississauga, ON, L5S 1S9

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Philip Bonaparte (US), Guest Presenter: Mr. Michael Hunter (CAN)

Workshops: Mental Health, Fitness & Nutrition, and Infectious Diseases

Mini-Clinic: Monitor Blood Pressure and your Blood Sugar

Panel Discussion: Life Beyond Cancer: More than a Conqueror

Various Health Exhibits

 


Job Fair

The Navigation to Canadian Labour Market Program in Partnership with Home Instead Senior Care Brampton

Oct 6, 2015 - 197 County Ct Blvd, Brampton, ON L6W 4P6

The Navigation to Canadian Labour Market Program in Partnership with Home Instead Senior Care Brampton

Browse the PSW / homecare / CAREGiver(s) positions available at our Career page

Download pdf

 


Grand Valley and District Community Centre Open Door

Sep. 12, 10:00 am -1:00 pm - 90 Main Street North, Grand Valley ON L0N1G0

Join Home Instead Senior Care and community partners to help the community understand the health and support resources available locally in the County of Dufferin. Home Instead Senior Care Brampton will be hosting a table at the event to provide information and details about our homecare services .

 


Flower City Seniors Recreation Centre Open House

Aug. 17, 12:00 pm -3:30 pm - 8870 Mclaughlin Rd., Brampton, ON L6Y 5T1

Entry is free and refreshments and door prices will be available.  Bring a friend!
Visit and sample a variety of programs offered at the centre.  Take a tour, view or participate in program demonstrations and meet the instructors.​


The Bramalea Church of God Community Fundraising Fun Fair

* July 18, 600 Balmoral Drive, Brampton, ON.

Home Instead Senior Care has had the great privilege of being invited to "The Bramalea Church of God Community Fundraising Fun Fair", 600 Balmoral Drive, Brampton, Ontario, Kennedy and Balmoral, on Saturday July 18th, from 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. ​


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