Kingston Events

Upcoming Events

Date: Wednesday July 4th
The Morning Show on CKWS

Christine the founder of Sweatergang Companions will make a  live TV appearance tomorrow on The Morning Show on CKWS Global News Kingston. Tune in at 8:50am to watch Christine's interview!

Recent Events

2018 Walk for Memories in support of our local Alzheimer’s Societies.

Date: Sunday May 27th, 2018

Time: 9am start

Place: Lake Ontario Park, 920 King St. West, Kingston, ON

Please let us know if you are able to join us in Kingston! Everyone is welcome – kids, husbands etc! It will be a great day, in support of a cause that is close to all of our hearts.  Below is further detail about the upcoming walks that we will be participating in.

If you are interested in donating, please visit our team page below.  Our goal is to raise $1000 for the cause this year as well as to walk together as a Sweatergang team.  

More Details : Kingston

50 Plus Lifestyle Showcase 2018

DATE: April 27,28
TIME: Sat April 28 - 10am - 3:30pm
PLACE: St. Lawrence College
            100 Portsmouth Avenue 
            Kingston,Ontario K6V 5X3

COST:Free Admission
          Free Parking Saturday

Sweatergang Companions will have a table at the 50 Plus Lifestyle Showcase 2018

Open to the general public.

GPA Course (Gentle Persuasive Approaches to Alzheimers and Dementia. )

DATE: February 9 2018

The GPA Course is being offered for all new Sweatergang employees in Smiths Falls at the Alzheimer's Society of Lanark, Leeds Grenville

Fall Prevention Training

DATE: Nov 15 2017
TIME: 6-8pm
PLACE: Smiths Falls Chartwell Willowdale Retirement Residence

Preventing Falls

Not All Aging is the Same 

DATE: Nov 13 2017
PLACE: Kingston

Members of our team attended this workshop in Kingston

Teepa Snow Workshop

DATE: Nov 8 - 9 2017
Place: Smiths Falls  / Brockville

Members of the Sweatergang Companions team will be attending a Teepa Snow Workshop in Smiths Falls (8th) and Brockville (9th) offered through the Alzheimer's Society 


DATE: Oct 12, 2017
TIME: 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
PLACE:  Place: Elliot Street Clinic – 12 Elliot Street, Perth
COST:Free to PEP Clients and their families

PEP invites you to our second fall presentation seminar.

We will be welcoming Natalie Phillips from the Smile Program (Seniors Managing Independent Living Easily) as well as Christine Wilson from the Sweatergang Companions.
Natalie will be outlining what SMILE is and what it does to support people living independently. SMILE is fully supported by the South East LHIN.
Christine will discuss the services that Sweatergang Companions provides in the community.

Fall Prevention Training

Date: November 15 2017
Place:Chartwell Willowdale Smiths Falls

Falls Prevention classes are taught by a physiotherapist or other health professional, and provide information on preventing falls in seniors. 

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