COA Events
Taking Charge of Your Emergency Preparedness
The Council on Aging of Ottawa and the Canadian Red Cross are proud to bring you the Smart Aging Workshop on “Taking Charge of Your Emergency Preparedness”.
This workshop has been designed specifically for older adults.
Emergency situations take us by surprise, including winter storms, heat waves, power outages, flooding, earthquakes, and more.

This workshop will explore the unique concerns for older adults, and help participants prepare themselves for the unexpected.
Place: Aline-Chrétien Health Hub, Room G-302
Address: 2225 Mer-Bleue Road, Orleans, ON 
Cost: FREE
Date: Current sessions are sold out - Click below to join the wait list!
Nurturing Resiliency and Mental Wellness
Monday, May 29, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
May is Mental Health Month and on May 29th we invite you to join us to increase your knowledge related to mental health, mental illness, well-being, and resiliency as we age. 

We'll share some useful tools and ideas to help you create tangible and concrete plans to support mental wellness. Issues surrounding COVID will also be considered.
Date: Monday, May 29, 2023

Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Place: Carlingwood Library - Meeting Room

Address: 281 Woodroffe Avenue, Ottawa, ON

Cost: FREE

Registration is limited to 12 participants!
Intergenerational Programming │ Andrew Fleck Children's...

We aren't just a child care centre. We are a community. Young and old, hand in hand, heart to heart. While the concept of intergenerational programming has been offered for years, what would happen if we went beyond mostly planned moments, where...

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Getting Involved - Andrew Fleck Children's Services

At the core of our intergenerational practice is the goal of building meaningful relationships between the young and the old. Our Intergenerational Programs are where meaningful interactions and "playtime" are commonplace. It is key that the...

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External Community Events
NOTE: The Community Events listed in the INFO-FLASH are provided as an information service by the COA. We are sharing this information on behalf of other community organizations.
For more event details or how to register, please check with the organization listed as the event host.
Featured Event
May 10, 2023 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Although each individual is unique, dementia has a profound effect on the language abilities of people ...

May 10, 2023 | 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
The Ottawa PC Users’ Group will be hosting their monthly general meeting through video-conference. ...

May 11, 2023 | 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Spring activities and programs every Thursday. This week it is coffee and conversation ...

May 15, 2023 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Monday, May 15th from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Patricia Cameron, Registered Art Therapist, will lead an ...

May 17, 2023 | 2:15 pm - 3:15 pm
Learn about the difference between stress and burnout, common signs and symptoms, and strategies to ...

May 17, 2023 | 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Ottawa PC Users’ Group will be hosting their weekly Q&A session through video-conference. ...

May 18, 2023 | 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Spring activities and programs every Thursday. This week we will be having a Victoria Day Celebration.
Other Organizations' Community Event Calendars

The Dementia Society

Parkinson's Canada

Ottawa Centre Men's Shed
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