Are You Ready to Age in Place?

 University Women’s Club North York (UWCNY) invites you to attend More Options, More Choice: Aging Your Waya virtual presentation via Zoom with Sue Lantz, Founder and Managing Director of Collaborative Aging on Monday, November 28 at 7:00 pm.  You will learn about a holistic approach to planning, arranging, and preparing for the life you want to live tomorrow.

 Sue will present a thought-provoking conversation to broaden your perspective on aging in the places you choose, with the best supports and resources within your community.  Participants will be inspired to map out their own plans in a practical, unique, and collaborative way using the five-strategy framework and various tools within the “Options Open” Guide. 

 Details about purchasing a copy of Options Open:  The Guide for Mapping Your Best Aging Journey will be shared at the event.  For more information, visit: https://optionsopen.org and https://collaborativeaging.com.

Click here to register for this event

 

How safe is your community?  

Join Caryn Lieberman of Global News in conversation with Claire Smith and Ken Price, whose daughter Samantha survived the 2018 Danforth shooting.  Learn how they turned tragedy into activism by founding Danforth Families for Safe Communities and advocating for more comprehensive gun control legislation.  

For more information and to register for this virtual event contact uwcny@uwcnorthyork.ca

International Women’s Day Pink Tea

UWCNY held its Inaugural Pink Tea in Honour of the Famous 5 and in Celebration of International Women’s Day on March 8, 2022.

71 members attended on ZOOM.

Participants received pink tea boxes with afternoon tea treats compliments of Delmanor.   

  

Guest speaker Wanda Bedard from 60 million girls Foundation spoke about Girls’ Education: A Conversation of Consequence.

        To read the recap of Wanda’s talk click here

To learn more about a project by 60 million girls Foundation click on this link.

How 5 women changed Canada forever over a cup of tea. 

Click here for video