Info for Seniors

Service Canada reaching out to seniors

Service Canada is currently undertaking in an effort to ensure lower income seniors continue to receive the federal benefits to which they are entitled. This…



One week left in Big Box campaign

There’s just over a week left in the current initiative by Community Care to help people get connected, stay connected and help seniors live at…


Tips for renewing a Driver’s licence

Once a person turns 80, they need to renew their driver’s licence every two years. According to the Ministry of Transportation website there are usually…



Remember COVID safety on All Hallows eve

According to the online “Canadian Encyclopedia” Halloween is observed annually on the night of Oct. 31. It’s believed to have originated primarily as a Celtic…


Understanding COVID-19 risks for seniors

The risk of serious illness from COVID-19 increases progressively with age, particularly beyond 50 years of age. Every individual needs to consider their personal risk…


New COVID screening tool at KHSC

Kingston Health Sciences Centre (KHSC) has launched a tool that will give patients going for outpatient services the option to complete their COVID screening online…


Free grocery pick up part of new services

We’re paying attention to information from Public Health and the government with regard to reopening Community Care activities and programs. ome programs have not stopped…