Our Seniors Program hosted a foot-care session for our seniors that was delivered by Alberta Healthcare Nurses. At this session, Seniors were able to recieve cleaning and medical advice on how to improve foot health.
On January 25, our Seniors Program hosted a Financial Literacy session that focused on building awareness of financial debt with special guest, Linda Mak from Money Mentors. At the session, participants were able to enjoy complimentary food as well as engaging conversations on financial literacy and understanding.
On January 17th, 2024, our Seniors Program orchestrated a thrilling practical gardening session. At the session, Seniors were able to enjoy a complimentary meal that featured healthy foods like salad and egg sandwiches while listening to Agnes Somuah, (the panel speaker and presenter), slideshow on her journey on planting. Somuah then held a workshop showing
On Jan. 7, our Seniors Program partnered up with the Muttart Conservatory to deliver an unreal experience to the attendees participating. The Seniors were able to observe the various plants available while inquiring about farming details around Edmonton. This field trip was the introduction to the Seniors Program’s planting workshops that will be spread out
On Nov. 8, the Seniors program hosted a yoga and dietitian session that focused on the benefits of yoga, dieting and stories of culture. Special guests Salwa Najmeddine, who is a certified Alberta Fitness Leader (AFLCA) and storyteller Suzanne Gross helped us deliver a memborable session for our seniors. https://aiwcc.ca/wp-content/uploads/2023/12/VID-20231108-WA0011-1.mp4 Here is a video of
The Seniors Program organized an educational session led by Zeher Chadi from Tarrabain Law, enlightening seniors about their rights and responsibilities in Canada. Topics that were covered include, immigration enforcement and rights, estate planning, scams and fraud prevention, cultural and relgious freedom, and end-of-life planning/ wills. After the sessions, TheBlissfulBoard provided a delightful vegetarian catering, offering a
On October 25, 2023, our Seniors Program partnered up with Remedy Rx Pharmacy to deliver information on the impacts of taking a flu shot. Our seniors were able to enjoy complementary refreshments and have the option of receiving a flu shot if they chose too.