Remote Recreational Programs for Seniors

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Just because we can’t be together in person, doesn’t mean we can still spread some Sunshine! For the duration of the COVID-19 pandemic, Sunshine Centres for Seniors will be offering a variety of remote programs to keep you connected. Please find a full list of our current program offerings below. For more information, please contact [email protected] or 416-924-3979.

NEW: We are now offering limited outdoor, in-person programs. See our in-person program list for more details.

Virtual and Dial-in Programs:

  • Coffee, Tea, and Sunshine
  • Coffee, Tea, and Sunshine is back! Grab your favourite morning beverage, and come chat with friends and Sunshine Centres staff members.
  • Schedule: Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, 10:00 a.m.–11:00 a.m.
  • Web/App:
  • Phone Dial in: 647-558-0588
  • ID: 122 029 652
  • Exercise
  • Social distancing doesn’t mean sitting around! Join our staff as we stretch it out and stay active with some gentle, easy-to-follow fitness classes!
  • Note: Since this is a virtual class and we cannot assist you in person, please listen to your body and use your discretion to choose which exercises you do and how intensely you do them. We want everyone to be safe!
  • Schedule: Mondays–Fridays, 11:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
  • Web/App
  • Phone Dial in: 647-374-4685
  • ID: 824 872 400
  • Main Sunshine Program
  • Our Main Sunshine Program has it all. From informative workshops to games to guest speakers, this program has something for everyone.
  • Schedule: Mondays–Fridays, 2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
  • Web/App:
  • Phone Dial in: 647-558-0588
  • ID: 122 029 652
  • What’s on Your Mind?
  • If you’re looking for a place to find support and discuss life’s challenges, What’s on Your Mind? is the program for you. Whether you feel like talking or just want to come and listen, this program provides participants with a caring space to find community around life’s challenges.
  • Schedule: Fridays, 12:30 p.m.–1:30 p.m.
  • Web/App:
  • Dial-in: 647-558-0588
  • ID: 843 3521 2310
  • Sunshine After Hours
  • We’ve expanded our schedule! We are now providing your favourite Sunshine activities in the evenings, on weekends, and in additional languages!
  • Schedule:
    • Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6:30 p.m.–7:30 p.m.
    • Saturdays, 11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m. (Bengali)
    • Saturdays, 3:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m. (Mandarin and Cantonese)
  • Web/App:
  • Phone/Dial in: 647-558-0588
  • ID: 893 6000 4907

Outdoor In-Person Programs

We are so excited to announce Sunshine Centres will be returning to in-person programs! Beginning on Wednesday, July 21, Sunshine will be offering three different outdoor programs at different locations throughout the city. 

Space in programs is limited to 10 people per day to allow for social distancing, so be sure to book your spot in advance (registration is required). To register, call us at 416-924-3979, ext. 51 or email us at [email protected].

NOTE: we will be following all recommended public health measures, so please be prepared to wear a mask and socially distance.

  • Rainbow in the Park
  • Explore Toronto’s parks with this LGBTQ+ walking group.
  • Schedule: Wednesdays, 10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
  • Location: A different park every week. Contact us for details.
  • Out and About in St. James Town
  • St. James Town programming is back! Meet us at Wellesley-Magill Park for a socially distanced gathering.
  • Schedule: Thursdays, 10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
  • Locations: Wellesley-Magill Park (125 Homewood Avenue)
  • Sunshine @ Davenport
  • Bring a little Sunshine to your Fridays as we catch up and enjoy the summer weather in Joseph Tough Parkette.
  • Schedule: Fridays, 10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
  • Location: Joseph Tough Park (246 Davenport Road)
Call us at 416-924-3979
Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm

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