FREE in-person luncheon event

Topic – Fire Safety for Seniors

– Snow Road Fire Hall Sept. 24, 2021 – Indoors

– Sharbot Lake Beach Sept. 29, 2021 – Rain or Shine

Frauds & Scams – May 20, 2021

This Frauds & Scams information was presented by PC Richard Martin C.D., Community Service and Media Relations Officer, Frontenac Detachment, Ontario Provincial Police. It includes:

  • The impact of fraud
  • Types of scams and frauds
  • New scams to be aware of
  • Ways to protect yourself

See list of resources below video.

Helpful Web Resources Regarding Frauds & ScamsIf you think someone you know has been a victim of fraud, please contact the capitals Canadian anti-fraud Centre at 1 888 495 8501 or visit the home page for the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre which takes you to the report a fraud site and everything related to Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre www.antifraudcentre-centreantifraude.ca/index-eng.htm 

• Little Black Book of Scams www.competitionbureau.gc.ca/eic/site/cb-bc.nsf/eng/04333.html 

• Little Black Book of Scams and Fraud Prevention Months for 2018, 2019 YouTube Playlists from the Competition Bureau of Canada https://www.youtube.com/user/competitionbureau/playlists

• COVID 19 fraud www.antifraudcentre-centreantifraude.ca/features-vedette/2020/covid-19-eng.htm 

• Job search scams site www.antifraudcentre-centreantifraude.ca/scams-fraudes/job-emploi-eng.htm 

• Ontario Securities Commission’s consumer site: www.GetSmarterAboutMoney.ca 

• Protecting against fraud   www.getsmarteraboutmoney.ca/protect-your-money/fraud/protecting-against-fraud 

• Multilingual resources  www.InvestingIntroduction.ca 

• Contact the OSC   https://www.osc.gov.on.ca/en/contactus_index.htm 

• Free legal resources www.cleo.on.ca/en  www.legalaid.on.ca/  www.clsottawa.ca/

Vaccinations & Covid 19 – March 2021

Event not recorded as a series of videos from the World Health Organization (WHO) was shown.. Suggested informational links:

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) advice for the public: Videos

Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) – Outbreak update – canada.ca

COVID-19 vaccines in 2021 – What you need to know – canada.ca

KFL&A Public Health Covid-19 Prevention

Wellness in Isolation – January 2021

Video of Wellness in Isolation presentation by Occupational Therapists, Rachel Hill and Tina Siemons, RSMH Providence Care for SALT C&NF (Seniors and Law Enforcement Together – Central and North Frontenac, in January 2021

Topics include:
• How to stay well
• How to stay connected
• How to access mental health & community services