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Expressing Thanks to 450 Volunteers

Posted on Apr 25, 2008

It was a grand celebration last Wednesday as St. Paul’s L’Amoreaux Centre honoured hundreds of individuals for their tireless volunteer efforts to seniors in the community.St. Paul’s, an agency providing community services and housing for seniors, joined thousands of social service agencies across...

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Communities Across the Nation Thank Volunteers

Posted on Apr 16, 2008

Canadians are great philanthropists. They contribute to social causes not only with their money, but also their time. According to the Canadian Survey on Giving, Volunteering and Participating, 45% of the population, aged 15 years and older, volunteered their time to charities and other non-profit...

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Tamils and Singhalese Celebrate New Year

Posted on Apr 14, 2008

Proudly wearing the mantle of the most multicultural city in the world means Torontonians are continuously in the process of learning about and living with the richness of cultural diversity. As a world class metropolis, we need to understand how ethnic holidays and observances are not only unique...

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SPLC Receives Grant for Renovations

Posted on Mar 20, 2008

St. Paul’s was awarded a New Horizons grant for capital assistance. The grant is funded by Human Resources and Social Development Canada which also funded grants for Mandarin and Tamil Speaking Seniors Outreach and the S.A.L.T project.The grant will be used to replace flooring and tables in the...

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Volunteer Social Celebrates Friendship

Posted on Dec 21, 2007

In spite of the freezing temperatures, over 50 volunteers and clients attended St. Paul’s L’Amoreaux Centre’s annual Friendly Visiting Social Tea Saturday, December 15, 2007. The event was a chance for everyone to show their appreciation and celebrate the bonds of friendship between volunteers and...

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St. Paul's Recognizes High School Volunteers

Posted on Oct 27, 2007

St. Paul’s Community Services for Seniors recognized the contributions of its high school volunteers with a BBQ and presentation of certificates on August 23, 2007. The summer students were fulfilling their community service hours as part of the Ministry of Education’s Community Involvement...

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Seniors Take A Walk in the Park

Posted on Oct 24, 2007

(Scarborough, ON): A chill, but beautiful day greeted walkers at Cedarbrook Park located at Markham Road and Lawrence. Walkers were there to participate in Walk in the Park sponsored by St. Paul’s L’Amoreaux Centre, Toronto Parks, Forestry, and Recreation, Toronto Heart Health Partnership and the...

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Celebrating Our Volunteers

Posted on Apr 17, 2007

The unusually cold evening in April didn’t keep guests away from the Shangri-La Convention Centre in Markham, Ontario. St. Paul’s L’Amoreaux Centre celebrated its committed volunteers with a special evening of dining, music and awards. The theme, “Volunteers Grow Community,” was chosen for the...

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The Start Eating Healthy and Exercise Project

Posted on Dec 12, 2006

St. Paul’s is leading a new community health initiative in Scarborough, The Start Eating Healthy and Exercise Project. The purpose of this project is to promote healthy living and physical activity among older adults from diverse community populations.The project’s main objectives are to:

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Great Achievements from the Breast Health Project

Posted on Nov 10, 2006

Since 2004, the Scarborough Breast Health Community Action Project has celebrated a number of successes within the Scarborough community. The benefits realized from this Project will be sustained through the efforts of St. Paul’s.

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