SUPPORT SERVICES “Keeping Connected” Presentations


*Note: Subject to change to a virtual setting, based on public health orders.
** All presentations can be accessed both in person and over zoom**

Coffee with Naomi

October 11th at 1:00 p.m.

We would like to hear from you on what kinds of presentations in support services you would like. Also come and meet the NEW Seniors Resource Coordinator.

Presenter: Naomi Seniors Resource Coordinator

Cost: FREE


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Coffee Talk

Starting October 4th we will meet every 2nd Tuesday at 1:00 p.m.

This FREE drop-in program is available to everyone. Share jokes, stores, news articles, and many more. Coffee and tea will be provided.

Cost: FREE




iPad Training course

September 6, 13, 20, 27 at 1:00 p.m.


October 4, 11, 18, 25 at 12:00 p.m. (*NOTE the new timing for October session**)

This 4 session course will teach you everything you need to know about your iPad. Whether you’re looking to expand your knowledge or are brand new to Apple iPads, this course will make you a pro. You will be given an iPad training manual to keep. As well as, access to the Gluu Essentials to Apple iPad course workbook. To successfully complete this course, you will need to attend all 4 sessions. Please bring your iPad with you. Time will be allotted at the end of each session for questions.


Cost: $15
Register: Oct Session

Frauds and Scams

Tuesday, November 8th 1:00 p.m.

How to stay safe. What to do, what to watch for and how to be more aware of those kinds of schemes. Please join us with the Winnipeg Police Service.

Presented by Winnipeg Police Service
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Samsung Tablet training course

November 1, 15 and 29 at 1:00 p.m.

This 3-session course will teach you the basic setup for your Samsung Tablet. As well as, how to setup your accounts and settings. Whether you’re looking to expand your knowledge or are new to Samsung tablets, this course will prove to be beneficial. You will be provided with a copy of the Gluu Essentials to Samsung Tablets course workbook. To successfully complete this course, you will need all 3 sessions. Please bring your tablet with you. Time will be allotted at the end of each session for questions.

Presenter: Sarah Buchan
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The Benefits of adding Physiotherapy to Stroke Recovery

Tuesday, October 25th at 1:00 p.m.

Join us for a presentation on the support physiotherapy can provide for stroke recovery. For instance, Physiotherapists work with a variety of cardiovascular, neurological and musculoskeletal issues as part of their scope of practice.
Patients who are dealing with stroke recovery can benefit from physiotherapy care in a variety of ways:
1. Provide balance and proprioception exercises
2. Gait retraining
3. Upper and lower limb strengthening
4. Individualized education for the patient regarding return to work, hobbies or lifestyle changes

Presenter: Elite Sports Injury

Cost: FREE
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St. James Public Library Presentation

Tuesday, November 22nd at 1:00 p.m.

Please join us to talk about what’s going on at the library. We will be talking about FREE programs that the St James Library has to offer for our 55 plus community.

Presented by Stephanie George: Branch Head Librarian at St James Library


Cost: FREE

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Personal Safety Presentation

Tuesday, December 6th at 1:00 p.m.

This important presentation will offer some guidelines that will help protect yourself and maintain a more secure and safer environment.

Presented by Winnipeg Police Service

Cost: FREE
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Pinterest 101

Tuesday, December 13th at 1:00 p.m.

Pinterest has something for everyone! Whether you’re looking for decorating ideas, recipes to try or helpful how-to tips and tricks, you can more often than not find it on Pinterest. But first you need to know how to use it and how to create an account. Join us for a How-to presentation on using Pinterest and let’s get pinning!

Presenter: Sarah Buchan

Cost: FREE

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E.R.I.K. Presentation

Tuesday, December 20th at 1:00 p.m.

The E.R.I.K (Emergency Response Information Kit) is an excellent resource that has been supporting individuals in current and past years when it comes to informing emergency personnel and loved ones. This presentation will review what it is, why it exists and how you can use it most efficiently. Each participant will receive 1 E.R.I.K kit. If you would like more than one kit, the suggested donation is $2 each.

Presenter: Naomi Seniors Resource Coordinator

Cost: FREE

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