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Program: Community Programs - Ethnocultural Seniors Program

Organization: Rexdale Community Health Centre
Description of Services: Seniors’ Program offers a safe and friendly space for older adults (age 55+) from diverse cultures to meet

The program
  • reduces social isolation of 'at risk' ethnic seniors
  • supports development of social networks
  • promotes health and wellness
  • builds self esteem and self confidence to lead an independent life

Program activities:
  • exercise classes (yoga, gentle fitness, stretch and strength)
  • health and wellness workshops and seminars
  • diabetes education - pre and post exercise blood sugar testing
  • English language classes
  • arts and crafts

Currently, there is a wait period of approximately one year for programs offered on Tue and Thu

Fees: None
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: Service is available to residents within the geographic boundaries - W to Highway 427, N to Steeles Avenue, E to Humber River, S to Dixon Road Older adults-age 55+
Application: Registration is required. Registration forms are available at the main reception desk at Rexdale CHC
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible      Wheelchair Accessible
Languages: English ; Arabic ; Hindi ; Italian ; Punjabi ; Somali ; Spanish
Area(s) Served: Toronto (Etobicoke)

Phone Numbers: 416-744-6312 ext 2317
Fax: 416-744-1881
Address: 8 Taber Rd
Etobicoke, ON
M9W 3A4
Intersection: Kipling Ave and Taber Rd
Location: Toronto (West Humber—Clairville)
Hours: Program Hours: Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri 10:30am-3pm
Executives: Safia Ahmed - Executive Director
416-744-6312 ext 2225
Althea Martin-Risden - Program Director
416-744-6312 ext 2222
Contacts: Wendy Caceres-Speakman - Seniors Program Coordinator
416-744-6312 ext 2233

This information is provided by It was last completely updated on: 12/14/2018

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