Bone Fit
Free Zoom Classes Mondays at 11:00am
Email to register

Virtual Coffee Social

The Woolwich Seniors Association is celebrating Seniors Month in June! Join us for our Coffee Social Speaker Series! To register please email contact@woolwichseniors.ca

Dr Olive Bryanton  Dr. Troy Glover, Seniors Month  Jill Simpson, Seniors Month   Kevin Coates Seniors Month

Diamond Painting

A combination of paint-by-numbers and cross-stitch Mondays at 1:00PM. It’s easy and it’s fun. Materials cost. 

Rethinking Aging Workshop

Jill Simpson and Marjorie Paleshi
To Thrive Together Sustainable Living
These four workshops will take a hard look at our stereotypes of aging and challenge you to reevaluate your beliefs and expectations of growing old in our culture.
Session One:
February 4th, 11th, 18th, & 25th, 2021
Session Two:
March 18th & 25th, April 8th & 15th

Virtual Trivia

Join us on Thursdays at 1:00pm for virtual trivia on zoom. 

To register, email contact@woolwichseniors.ca

Health & Wellness Workshops

Understanding Food Labels
Waterloo Wellington Self-Management Program
Learn how to understand food labels and make informed choices on healthy eating.
Wednesday, February 24th, 2021
10:00am – 11:30am Email: contact@woolwichseniors.ca

Diabetes, Healthy Feet & You
Waterloo Wellington Self-Management Program
This interactive virtual workshop can help you discover and develop your expertise in managing your foot care while living with diabetes. Plus, you will be surrounded by people who have lived with the ups and downs of diabetes.
March 3rd + 10th, 2021
10:00AM – 11:30AM
Email: contact@woolwichseniors.ca to register

Waterloo Wellington Self-Management
Now is the time to look after you!
Try to focus on the positive things that you can do while at home. Stay active, stay healthy and above all stay well!
Check out these FREE resources that you can access from home:
Waterloo Wellington Self Management Website

Calm Together
Now more than ever it is important to keep your mind healthy. Staying in isolation can take a toll on mental health and increase stress. Calm Together is a very useful resource for online meditation and calming exercises. View the Calm Together-Website for more information.2021

Fitness

National Ballet School Online!
Visit the National Ballet School Website for more information.

Seniors Centers Without Walls

An interactive telephone-based program that connects seniors to participate in phone activities.
Join Rural Connections for free, interactive telephone-based programs. A program n partnership with Woolwich Seniors Association, Community Care Concepts, Woolwich Community Health Centre.

Register by calling 519-669-5044

The Great Brain Workout

Free Virtual Classes Tuesdays at 1:00pm

Join Jill Simpson for her online brain fitness classes. Participate from the comfort of your home.
Visit the Better With Fitness Website to view more information about the programs provided.
You can also visit the Great Brain Workout Facebook page for additional information.

 

Fun and Informative Online Activities

Social distance like a pro with some fun online activities and games.
Click on any of these items below to view the web pages.

Informative

Games

COVID-19 Scams

There are a number of scams related to the COVID-19 virus. The best way to avoid these scams is to be informed. Here are some useful links to help keep everyone safe while staying a home.

Local Shopping Guide

Foodland Elmira
519-669-5403
fld6358elmira@sobeys.com
Store Hours
8:00AM to 8:00PM
Senior Hours: Monday to Wednesday – 8:00AM to 9:00AM
Curb Side Pickup & Delivery Services – For delivery phone or email in advance

Food Basics Elmira
519-669-8600
Store Hours
7:00AM to 8:00AM is RESERVED for elderly and vulnerable customers only
8:00AM to 8:00PM Monday to Saturday
9:00AM to 8:00PM Sunday
More information can be viewed HERE
Curb Side Pickup & Delivery Services – Call in advance for information regarding pickup and delivery

Entertainment

Kevin Coates
Local well-known musician Kevin Coates plays memorable, old-time favourites.

Township of Woolwich Links / Resources

Woolwich Residents Relief Fund
The Township of Woolwich has launched a Woolwich Residents Relief Fund, administered by Woolwich Community Services. This fund will provide a one-time financial support to individuals in need and will continue to address ongoing needs experienced by Woolwich residents long after the pandemic has ended.

This fund is being administered by Woolwich Community Services but can be accessed by contacting the following local charities:
Community Care Concepts:
http://www.communitycareconcepts.ca/
Woolwich Counselling Centre:
http://woolwichcounselling.org/
Woolwich Community Services:
https://www.woolwichcommunityservices.org/

For more info on being supported by this fund or to donate visit the above organizations.

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