New OACAO Workshops

New OACAO Workshops

  The GWSA is a member of OACAO. Here are some upcoming workshops you can participate in this September. You can get all the information and register at:  https://oacao.wildapricot.org/Upcoming-Events     Nov 22nd – 10-11am  –   The Women’s Age Lab...
Out on the Shelf- Survey

Out on the Shelf- Survey

The City of Guelph and Out on the Shelf are looking to start a program for older adults (55+) that identify as part of the 2SLGBTQ+ community. They have indicated that they would greatly benefit from feedback and suggestions to assist them in developing this program,...
Arthritis Services:  Evergreen Centre

Arthritis Services: Evergreen Centre

Do you have questions about arthritis and how it may be affecting you?  We invite you to make an appointment with Kristin Dillon. She is an Occupational Therapist from Arthritis Society and she will be returning to the Evergreen Seniors Centre Health Room on the first...
SOS- Transition to Compass

SOS- Transition to Compass

Compass will assume the Seniors Offering Support (SOS) telephone program from the Guelph Wellington Seniors’ Association (GWSA) this April. The free of charge telephone visiting service for isolated seniors will complement Compass’ existing Telephone Support services,...
Fun Online Activities

Fun Online Activities

If you are finding time long on your hands, you might want to try some links from our “Activities for Mind and Body” collection.  We have been building this series of web links over the past couple of years, and some incredible content is available. You...
Grieving With Our Indigenous Friends and Family

Grieving With Our Indigenous Friends and Family

The Indian Residential Schools Crisis Line is available 24 hours a day for anyone experiencing pain or distress as a result of a residential school experience. Support is available at 1-866-925-4419. For the second time in a month, evidence confirms what some have...