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Active+ Fall 2017 Edition Now Online!

Active+ Fall 2016 Edition

Learn about therapeutic exercises, programs, recipes, events, and more. Read It Here

Homeowners’ Renovation Assistance

Older Adult Advisory Panel

The Region of Peel is once again offering up to $15,000 to eligible low to moderate income individuals and families, including seniors, who need to renovate their homes to address safety and accessibility concerns. Applications for the Homeowners’ Renovation Program will be accepted until August 31, 2017, or earlier if all funds are distributed. More Details


Older Adult Advisory Panel (OAAP)

Older Adult Advisory Panel

Meet the older adults on the OAAP, click here to read their biographies. For more information on the OAAP, click here.


Volunteer at the 2017 Mississauga Marathon

Active+ Fall 2016 Edition

The Mississauga Marathon is looking for volunteers for the Race Week events. There are various volunteer opportunities from Wednesday, May 3rd to Sunday, May 7th. To volunteer now, please click here. For more information regarding volunteer positions, please contact Lucas Medeiros at admin@landmarksport.com or call 905-949-1910 x230.


Credit Programs Available to Older Adults in the City of Mississauga

Active+ Fall 2016 Edition

Click here to read about all of the credit programs the City offers to older adults in Mississauga.



MiWay $1 Senior's Fare Pilot Extended

Safety Seminar for Older Adults

The $1 MiWay fare for senior's pilot program that began in June 2015 will be extended until the results of the Affordable Transportation Pilot Program are available in 2017.

The one dollar cash fare for seniors is available during off-peak hours:

  • Weekdays from 9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
  • Weekdays after 7 p.m.
  • Anytime on weekends or holidays

On request, senior riders (age 65+) must present a piece of valid photo identification or a MiWay issued senior identification card to the bus driver to receive the one dollar fare.