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Senior Hub

Senior Hub is a new service by Over 55, offering learning opportunities for older adults, as well as connections to other community resources. Be sure to visit SeniorHub.ca and give us your feedback!

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November 2020 Newsletter

November 2020 Newsletter November is a time of remembrance for those who have served their country. We would like to express our gratitude to the men and women who have given so much in times of war and peace to help us live in this wonderful community.

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October 2020 Newsletter

What’s New at Over 55: Fall is here! And with the arrival of the cooler weather, it’s time to turn our thoughts to those fall projects you may have been considering. Although the pandemic has meant challenges to the way things are done, it’s still important to keep on top of maintenance projects. And Over […]

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A Change in Focus

This global pandemic has impacted all of us, and forced us to rethink one of our most exciting OTF pilot projects. In 2019, we began the process of working with London Middlesex Community Housing (LMCH) to bring our programming and workshops to its residents. The aim was to not only increase learning options for residents, […]

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OTF Grow Grant Summary

Thank You OTF! With the pandemic impacting so many communities around the world, we would like to take this opportunity to reflect on a positive end to our OTF Grow Grant. In 2017, Over 55 Skills At Work was awarded an Ontario Trillium Foundation Grow Grant. The $397,000 was invested into our organization to help […]

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O55 Update re: COVID-19

Dear Clients: As COVID-19/Novel Coronavirus continues to challenge how we work and deliver service, we would like to inform you that our offices are closed until at least April 6th. We remain available to you via phone – (519)438-1111 and e-mail – info@o55.ca. We are still offering our full range of services, but please be […]

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Over 55 Christmas Campaign

In this season of giving, we ask that you consider a tax-deductible donation to Over 55 London. As you are no doubt aware, we are one of the few organizations in London providing our services to individuals age 55+, and we rely on options such as fundraising to help sustain the organization.

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OTF Seed Project

We are excited to announce our new Ontario Trillium Foundation (OTF) project, which is being funded under the Seed stream. This project brings us into an exciting new partnership with London Middlesex Community Housing (LMCH) to pilot a program which will engage residents in an existing LMCH building. Our focus will be to work with […]

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Home Renovations

How to Make Your Home More Energy Efficient

Conserving energy in your home benefits your wallet and the environment. Now, more than ever, people are looking for ways to minimize their carbon footprint and be more gentle with the Earth. Along with energy-saving behaviours such as taking shorter showers, being cautious of what time you should run appliances, turning lights off and unplugging […]

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Home Renovations

10 Kitchen & Bathroom Upgrade Ideas to Increase Your Resale Value

If you’re looking to sell your home or increase its value, here are 10 kitchen and bathroom upgrade ideas that could increase your resale value. Not sure where to start? We’ve compiled a list to help set you on the right path and give some inspiration for your upcoming project.