Ongoing Activities

  • In-House Seminars (diverse topics)
  • Community education and networking
  • Volunteering and providing support in the community
  • Mentoring in schools
  • Social activities including crafts, games, lunches, outings and celebrations
  • Weekly meetings are held every Monday afternoon in Mississauga West

Annual Events

  • Black History Event - February
  • Spring Brunch – June
  • Annual Bursary Award - June
  • Summer Picnic – July
  • Christmas Dinner Dance – November

Upcoming Events

  • Black History Event – February 25, 2019
  • Caribbean Breakfast – March 30, 2019
  • PFWSS Annual Spring Brunch – June 23rd 2019
  • Annual Bursary Award
  • Summer Picnic
  • Annual Christmas Dinner Dance

Past Events

  • Niagara Falls ‘Festival of Lights’ bus trip
  • Washington Coach Tour
  • ‘Come From Away’ Musical – Lunch and Show
  • Caribbean Breakfast Fundraiser
  • Black History Celebration Lunch
  • A Tea party
  • Bus Trip to Chatham Underground Railroad
  • Historic Niagara Bus Trip
  • 30,000 Islands Penetanguishene Boat Cruise

Seminar Series funded by the Government of Ontario’s Seniors Community Grant Program

  • Learning Together: Seniors from Diverse Caribbean Communities in Peel Talk About Health.
    Media Release Caribbean Seniors Learning Together - PDF
    PFWSS Health Talk Alzheimer's - PDF
    PFWSS General Health Talk Flyer - PDF
    March 2015 Free Health Workshops for Caribbean Seniors - PDF
  • Understanding Alzheimer's: Keeping your brain healthy and warning signs - December 1, 2014
  • Living in Wellness: Preventing and Managing Diabetes - January 21, 2015
  • Simple Tips for Staying Healthy: Heart condition, arthritic pain, diabetes and more - January 26, 2015
  • Living with Stress: Understand the key concepts of stress management and how to put this information to use - February 23, 2015
  • Socasize: Do you want to feel better and have more energy? Get a jump start with Socacize. Suitable for all sizes, genders and abilities - March 2, 2015
  • Protecting Your Health: Heart Disease and Stroke, signs and symptoms, risk factors, and methods of prevention – March 9, 2015 in Mississauga

Seminars sponsored by the Government of Canada, Status of Women

  • Recharge and Take Charge
  • Empowering and Strengthening Senior Women for Improved Health

In House Seminars on a variety of topics some of which were:

  • Health and Well Being - Sickle Cell Anemia, Blindness, Arthritis, Epilepsy, Healthy Sexuality after 60 & HIV Prevention, Prostate Health, Caring for Seniors at Home, Eye Care
  • Our environment - Reliable Independent Living at Home, Decluttering and Downsizing
  • Awareness - Fraud Prevention, The Law and Seniors, Elder Abuse, Ageism, Wills, Executors and final planning
  • General Interest - Art and the Role it plays in lives of participants, Travel Preparedness
Social activities - Trips, Boat Cruises, Festivals, Lunches
Black History Celebrations

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