SUPPORT SERVICES “Keeping Connected” Presentations


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

Disability Tax Credit

Wednesday, January 17th

Location: St. James Assiniboia 55+ Centre 1:30 – 2:30 p.m.

The disability tax credit is often overlooked due to individuals and their families uncertainties if it applies to their situation. Join us as we identify, interpret and streamline the information about how to applying for the non-refundable Disability Tax credit. Please bring your 2016 Notice of Assessment letter.

Presenter: A Step Beyond & Associates – Peter J. Manastyrsky
Cost: $2
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Mental Health & Older Aging

Tuesday, January, 9th

Location: The Westhaven 3033 Portage Ave

Lunch and Tour: 12:00 – 2:00 p.m.
Presentation: 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Join us for lunch and a tour prior to the presentation. As we age we often face different health problems, including mental health. Join us as we look at what is mental health, what are some common mental health problems and what tools there are in our surrounding community to support good mental health and where to reach out to if help is needed.

Presenter:Canadian Mental Health Association
Cost: $2
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Protecting from Frauds

Tuesday, February 6th

Location: St. James Assiniboia 55+ Centre 1:30 – 2:30 p.m.

With more older adults than ever online and engaged in social media, seniors are at an ever-increasing threat that their financial and other personal information will be compromised. Protect Seniors Online will focus on the cyber threats that can put older adults in jeopardy providing valuable resources and reinforce why it’s so important for a trusted presence to assist seniors in ensuring they are not vulnerable to individuals who would desire to do them harm.

Presenter: Jeanette Brigit – Home Instead Seniors Care

Cost: $2
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Understanding Arthritis

Wednesday, February 21st

Location: Sturgeon Creek 2 @ 707 Setter Street
2:00 – 3:00 p.m.

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: The Arthritis Society

Cost: $2
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