Wellbeing

Wellbeing at the Library!

Community Partners (On Site)

Region of Durham Outreach Workers

An Ontario Works Outreach Worker will be onsite to connect residents to a variety of social services, supports, and resources. The Outreach Worker can also contact community agencies on behalf of clients and assist with online government application forms. This service is available on Wednesdays at Central Library from 1:30-4:30pm located in the lobby. 

Carea Community Health Centre

Carea Community Health Centre is a registered charitable organization providing  a variety of free, community programs and services including: health promotion and wellness programs; primary care, counselling and mental health; diabetes education; Hepatitis C screening, treatment support, education and outreach; geriatric assessment & intervention; young parent support, youth programs, Indigenous programs; community development programs; and fundraising events which include developing charitable partnerships/sponsorships to fund programs. To learn more about Carea visit their website. (Click here)

DARS

Dar's Gifts from the Heart is a community outreach initiative that aims to serve low-income families and individuals experiencing housing instability in Pickering and Ajax. If you're interested in learning more about this initiative or getting in contact with them visit their Facebook page. (Click here)

Assistive Loanables

CELA: Daisy Readers

 

Memory Kits

 

Cats

Dogs

Handyman

Home Maker

Summer

Winter

High contrast keyboard located at Central Library

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Wellness Tools

Mindful Reading Lists

Events that Support Your Wellbeing

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