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Happy Canada Day
Happy Canada Day

Happy Canada Day – Let us celebrate the many wonderful people and places that make this country unique and also look ahead to enhance life […]

June 2022 Coffee Klatch
June 2022 Coffee Klatch

Our Wednesday June 29, 2022 Coffee Klatch at the Silver Lake Pavillion in Port Dover at 10 am will be our first in-person event since […]

Volunteer Drivers Needed – Mileage Allowance
Volunteer Drivers Needed – Mileage Allowance

The Norfolk Refugee Committee welcomed a family of 5 Syrian refugees this past April. As part of their re-settlement process in Canada, the 3 children (ages 7 […]

Ontario Votes
Ontario Votes

Be a Vibrant Voice and vote today in the Ontario Election.

Best Wishes RTOERO District 27 Ottawa Carleton
Best Wishes RTOERO District 27 Ottawa Carleton

Congratulations to District 27 Ottawa Carleton for having the best Tulip Festival. A stroll along Dow Lake or anywhere in Ottawa to see the tulips […]

The Passing of Cherie Szucs
The Passing of Cherie Szucs

It is with sadness that we pass along the news of the death of Cherie Szucs. RTOERO District 12 Norfolk was proud to twice support […]

The Promise of Spring
The Promise of Spring

May the promise of Spring bring you peace, joy, happiness, good health and ease.

District 12 Norfolk Archives Finds New Home!
District 12 Norfolk Archives Finds New Home!

Friends of the Educational Archives at 39 Erie Avenue, Brantford.   519-756-6301 x 281310 After a lengthy and arduous search, Ruth Ellen Kelly our Archives Chair, is […]

Cataracts 101: How to identify, prevent and treat cataracts
Cataracts 101: How to identify, prevent and treat cataracts

Prepared by IRIS for RTOERO Foundation Cataracts are the leading cause of vision loss in Canada and most commonly affect adults aged 60 and older. […]

Pride at every age: Supporting 2SLGBTQIA+ aging in Canada
Pride at every age: Supporting 2SLGBTQIA+ aging in Canada

Our health and social service systems continue to be imperfect. Within healthcare and in the community older adults with intersectional identities face ageism plus other […]

A United Nations Convention on the Rights of Older Persons to combat ageism and protect seniors
A United Nations Convention on the Rights of Older Persons to combat ageism and protect seniors

On June 9, 2022, during the RTOERO Vibrant Voices webinar Human rights denied: Canadians against ageism, Margaret Gillis and Dr. Kiran Rabheru from the International […]