We believe the community is enhanced by the wisdom, experience and participation of older adults.
Date: Wednesday, March 22
Time: 9:30am to 1:30pm
Location: The Sheraton Hotel, Ballroom
This is a free event for seniors that will have a complimentary lunch.
There is a limited space. Register online or by contacting Shelagh at 905-777-3837 ext.12238
55+: Spring Programs in Dundas
The Dundas 55+ Group is offering line dancing, local voices, and yoga classes for you to participate in.
All classes will be held at Dundas Lions Memorial Community Centre
Registration is first-come-first-registered and takes place on Tuesday, March 28 from 10:00am to 11:30am.
More information can be found here.
Retired Teachers of
Provides $50,000 Grant to Hamilton Seniors
Isolation Impact Plan
Partners of the Hamilton Seniors Isolation Impact Plan (HSIIP) are pleased to announce they have received a $50,000 grant from the Retired Teachers of Ontario Foundation. The grant will help HSIIP partners to reduce seniors’ isolation through the creation of a Social Participation Fund. Read more.
My Story of Aging
Successfully in Hamilton
Read Jeanne Mayo’s story of Aging Successfully in Hamilton.
Hamilton Senior of the Year!
The City of Hamilton is accepting nominations for the 2017 Municipal Senior of the Year Awards! Don’t miss your chance to recognize the contributions of an outstanding older adult who has made a positive difference to life in our community!
Deadline: The deadline to submit nominations is Friday, March 31, 2017.
To nominate your Hamilton Senior of the Year today please fill out a nomination package!
The Awards event will be celebrated on Tuesday, June 13, 2017
For more information please contact Lisa Maychak at (905) 546-2424 x 1721 or Lisa.Maychak@hamilton.ca
2017 Seniors Kickoff & Wellness Fair
The City of Hamilton in partnership with the Older Adult Network of Hamilton will carry on the tradition of bringing active seniors together by hosting the 2017 Senior Month Kickoff.
Date: Monday, May 29
Time: 10:00am to 2:00pm
Location: Sarcoa Restaurant, 57 Discovery Drive
The event will consist of displays demonstrating health, safety and social services information, seminars, demonstrations and live entertainment.
55+ Programs now
available at more
Hamilton community centres!
Visit your local recreation centre and explore the new 55+ programs just for you—it’s YOUR day!
Date: February 7 2017 to February 28, 2018
Location: Local recreation centres
More Info : 55+ It’s Your Day
The HCoA Older Adult Peer Connector Program connects people with information to empower seniors to make informed decisions. Volunteers provide face-to-face information about community programs and services at various library and community locations throughout greater Hamilton. Volunteers are provided with training on the wide array of programs and services for seniors. Specially designed training modules help volunteers to navigate the system to find information and make referrals to help other seniors!
This is a flexible volunteer opportunity for older adults to get involved and help other seniors in Hamilton! We are currently recruiting volunteers to join us at upcoming volunteer sessions.
- Learn more about the HCoA Adult Peer Connector Program
- Fill out an application to volunteer with us. Please email your completed application to email@example.com.
Contact Us for more information about the HCoA Older Adult Peer Connector Program or to find out ways to get involved.
The HCoA Older Adult Peer Connector Program is a partnership of the Hamilton Council on Aging, Hamilton Public Library, and Information Hamilton,
Generously funded by the Ontario Trillium Foundation.