About Joanna Burke

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far Joanna Burke has created 87 blog entries.

Agency Announcement Regarding Lumacare’s Diner’s Club Program

Community members,

In an effort to keep our stakeholders informed, we would like to inform you of an upcoming agency change that is taking effect as of March 31, 2017. In

February 1st, 2017|Lumacare Updates, Operations|

STORM CLOSURE ALERT: Tuesday, Jan 10, 2017

Please be advised: Lumacare will be closed on Tuesday, January 10, 2017 except for essential programs and services.
At Lumacare, client and staff safety is one of our highest concerns. There is

January 9th, 2017|Operations, Uncategorized|

Event Summary: Lumacare’s AGM and Special Networking Event 2016

We would like to thank all of our clients, caregivers, community members & leaders, Board members and partners who attended Lumacare’s AGM 2016 & Special Networking Event.

With nearly 100 attendees,

July 5th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Potential Canada Post Service Disruption and How this Will Affect Your Programs and Services

June 28, 2016

Dear Lumacare Client/Caregiver,

As reported in national media outlets, there is a potential of a major service disruption with Canada Post that is expected to begin July 2, 2016.

Although the

June 28th, 2016|Uncategorized|


Please be advised that our offices will be closed on Friday, July 1, 2016 for Canada Day.

Our Client Services Department is available between 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. at 416-398-5511.


June 27th, 2016|Lumacare Updates, Operations|

Lumacare’s 5th Annual Elder Abuse Walk 2016

On June 15th Lumacare celebrated World Elder Abuse Awareness Day with its 5th Annual World Elder Abuse Awareness Day Walk.

The day was a great success with almost 100 participants, including

June 20th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Lumacare’s AGM 2016 & Special Networking Event

Senior’s Month; Making a Difference
You’re invited to Lumacare’s AGM 2016 & Special Networking Event
On Wednesday, June 29, 2016, we are hosting our Annual General Meeting 2016 followed by a Special Networking

June 17th, 2016|Lumacare Updates, Operations, Uncategorized|

Changes to the Ontario Drug Benefit Program’s Seniors Co-Payment Program – Effective August 1, 2016

The Ontario government is introducing changes to the Ontario Drug Benefit (ODB) Program that will make access to drugs cheaper for more than 170,000 seniors (65 years old and beyond) based on

June 15th, 2016|Uncategorized|

York Centre Town Hall on Seniors and Social Services with MPP Michael Levitt

The York Centre Town Hall on Seniors and Social Services event took place on June 5, 2016 at the Grandravine Community Recreation Centre in North York. More than 100 seniors

June 7th, 2016|Lumacare Updates, Uncategorized|

Congratulations to Lumacare Team Member Petros, Award Recipient at 6th Annual Share the Light Awards

Congratulations to Petros, a Lumacare team member who was a recent award recipient in the category of Service Excellence the annual Share the Light Awards Gala hosted by Northwood Neighbourhood

May 31st, 2016|Awards, Uncategorized|