SUPPORT SERVICES “Keeping Connected” Presentations


These presentations are open to members as well as the community. Call 204-987-8850

No Place Like Home

Tuesday, May 9th @ 1:30 pm
Location: 455 Westwood Drive

Come learn about a variety of different tips and tricks such as falls prevention, healthy living tips and resources available to you in your community that will enable you to live in the comforts of your home, whether it be a home or an apartment as long as you can.

Presenter: Vicki Russenholt – Victoria Lifeline
Cost: $2
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Senior’s and Mental Health

Thursday, May 18th @ 1:30 pm

Location: At the Centre

This presentation takes a look at topics specific to Seniors including: Depression, Anxiety, Retirement, Dementia, and how to make the most out of your situation.

Presenter: Mood Disorders of Manitoba
Cost: $2
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Understanding Arthritis

Tuesday, May 23rd @ 1:30 p.m
Location: 455 Westwood Drive

Learn how to tell the difference between degenerative and inflammatory arthritis. Learn a few tricks of the trade to help you live well and cope with daily activities.

Presenter: Arthritis Society
Cost: $2

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Patient Advocate

Thursday, June 1st @ 1:30 pm
Location: At the Centre

What is a patient advocate and why do I need one? Come learn the answer to these questions and learn about tools from Manitoba Institute for Patient Safety that you can utlilize in the health care system.

Presenter: Manitoba Institute for Patient Safety

Cost: $2
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Volunteer Appreciation 2017

Thursday, April 27th @ 1:00 p.m.


Volunteers at the St. James-Assiniboia 55+ centre are invited to the centre for an afternoon of food, friendship, fun and entertainment by MISBEHAVIN’.
If you have volunteered at the Centre in the past year please RSVP by April 21.

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Know Your Numbers

Tuesday, April 25 @ 1:30 p.m.

Location: 455 Westwood Dr

Come out for this informative presentation and learn how to manage your blood pressure. A nurse and dietitian will be available to answer all your questions.

Presenters: Laurie Greene, RN and Elizabeth St. Godard RD

Cost: $2

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