Durham Senior Services

Serving Seniors In Oshawa, Whitby, Ajax, Pickering, Toronto and the GTA ______________________Call: (905)434-2635

Contact Marianna
: 905-665-9230 or 289-385-6016
: Oshawa, Ontario, Canada
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$1,300.00 Per month

Perfect for seniors! Beautiful, bright 2 bedroom condo in Whitby on Petra Way. Excellent location, close to shopping and bus routes. This updated condo is a ground floor 2 bedroom, 1 bath unit with a walkout to your own large patio and parkette. Master bedroom has walk-in closet. Grab bars in shower for extra safety. Many upgrades added, new flooring, bathroom fixtures, lighting fixtures, ensuite laundry with new stacking washer/dryer. Kitchen is well equipped with a fridge, stove and dishwasher. Well behaved pets will be considered. 1 underground parking spot included. No smoking. Blinds on bedroom windows. Rent includes water.  First and last month rent and approval for a credit check is required. $1300/month.  Occupancy mid-September or October 1. For more information please contact Marianna 905-665-9230 (home) or 289-385-6016 (cell) or email at king.lake@rogers.com continue reading…

WHITBY, ON, February 26, 2014 –

March is Colon Cancer Awareness Month and Durham
Region Health Department encourages all men and women 50 and over to be screened for colon cancer.
According to Cancer Care Ontario (CCO), colon cancer is the third most commonly diagnosed cancer in Ontario. In addition, in 2013, CCO reported that approximately 8,700 Ontarians would be diagnosed with colon cancer, with almost 3,350 Ontarians (1,850 men and 1,500 women)
dying from this disease. continue reading…

Senior WritingOshawa This Week

OSHAWA — Senior citizens are invited to sharpen their pencils and their imaginations to write creative short stories incorporating the Oshawa Public Library.

To celebrate the Oshawa Public Library’s 150th anniversary, the eighth annual writing competition for seniors is challenging writers to incorporate the library into their stories.

Stories must be original, fewer than 1,500 words, must not have been submitted or accepted anywhere else for publication and must not have been entered in any other competition. Entries will be judged based on their originality, technique and sense of craft. continue reading…