Our Mission

The Islington Seniors’ Centre provides programs and services to promote the physical, emotional and social wellness of adults 55+ living in the community.

Our Vision

We strive to maximize seniors’ ability to live a healthy, active, independent, happy and satisfying life.The Islington Centre provides a warm and friendly place for seniors to gather with others to socialize and take part in recreational programs and supportive services.

Who We Are

The Islington Centre is incorporated under the Province of Ontario as an Elderly Persons’ Centre. We are also a not-for-profit registered charitable organization. The Centre is administered by a volunteer Board of Directors and holds a General Meeting once a year in September. The Board of Directors have hired an Executive Director to manage the day to day operations of the Centre.

Membership

Membership is available to men and women age 55 and over who are able to function independently, both mentally and physically, while at the Centre.The annual membership fee is $20.00 per year (HST inclusive), January to December. Membership allows you to participate in a variety of groups, programs and activities all year round. It also allows use of the book lending library, voting privileges at the Annual General Meeting, use of the Garden Café, access to the bi-monthly foot clinic and discounts on bus day trips.

Our Policies

The Islington Centre recognizes that individuals with low or limited income encounter barriers in their efforts to access services provided in their community. In order that they may derive equal benefit from the services provided by the Centre, the Board of Directors has established a fee policy that will reduce or waive any established fees for those who prove a need for financial considerations. Anyone who wishes to request a consideration under this fee policy should speak directly to the Centre Executive Director.

Privacy Statement

The Islington Centre – Etobicoke Senior Citizens is committed to protecting your privacy.Any gathered information will only be used, disclosed or retained for the purposes that it was collected. If,at any time, you no longer wish to receive correspondence via email from us, please contact us via the form under the ‘Contact Us’ tab.This website may contain links to third party websites which have been included for your information or convenience. Please be aware that the Islington Seniors’ Centre is not responsible for the privacy policy or practices of these third parties. If you decide to link onto a third party website, we strongly encourage you to review that website’s privacy policy.Further information on privacy and your rights in regard to your personal information may be found on the website of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada at http://www.privcom.gc.ca/