Industry Links

INDUSTRY LINKS

FINANCE

Bank of Canada – Unclaimed Balances – Search for forgotten bank accounts from over 10 years ago.
Canada Revenue Agency

GENERAL INTEREST

The Bingo Bugle – A monthly newspaper filled with bingo news, advice, comics and more.
Reader’s Digest – An educational website covering a variety of topics from nutrition and household tips, to the laugh of the day.
Scarborough over 55 Competitive Slo-Pitch League – This is a 55 year & older men’s league, playing in Scarborough in the Birchmount & Finch area – May through September.
Senioropolis.com contains the most up-to-date information on retirement and long-term care homes across Canada. It has a very user friendly search component and contains articles and information on retirement living and links to various resources for seniors. Visit the resource boards for information on jobs, special events and home promotions. They are affiliated with the well-known annual publication “The Comprehensive Guide to Retirement Living and Long-Term Care”.
ThirdAge.com – Join a community of active older adults offering chat forums, original content, tips on finding free stuff, and product discounts. Topic areas include health care, computers, retirement, investing, care-giving, travel, news, grandparenting, and much more.
Widow Net – An information and support resource for, and by, widows and widowers. Topics covered include grief, bereavement, recovery, and other information helpful to those who have suffered the death of a spouse.
Yummy Mummy – The Yummy Mummy Club is the online destination for modern mothers looking for guilt free adult stimulation. The Yummy Mummy Club speaks to the woman in every mom. Created by celebrity Yummy Mummy Erica Ehm, The Yummy Mummy Club is a virtual meeting place where women can celebrate and commiserate the joys and realities of trying to balance motherhood with their sexy selves. Filled with cheeky articles, playful surveys, groovy giveaways, a sassy book club, and hot online shopping, The Yummy Mummy Club resonates with modern moms who want it all. Be sure to sign up for the free newsletter, win yummy prizes and be part of the fun! Spread the yummy!

HEALTH & WELLNESS

The Canadian Cancer Society is a national, community-based organization of volunteers whose mission is the eradication of cancer and the enhancement of the quality of life of people living with cancer.
Diabetes Canada – The Canadian Diabetes Association became Diabetes Canada on February 13, 2017 to shed the light on the diabetes epidemic Canada is facing. It’s taking a monumental toll on our health. Diabetes Canada will be the national voice for millions of Canadians living with diabetes or prediabetes. End Diabetes is our rallying cry to end the terrible health impacts of diabetes as well as its shame, blame, stigma and misinformation. It’s also time to End Diabetes altogether with a cure.
Eldercare Web – An award-winning site designed to be a research site for both professionals and family members looking for information on eldercare and long term care, and includes links to information on legal, financial, medical, and housing issues, as well as policy, research, and statistics.
Health Canada – Drug Product Database – This site provides product and company information on drug products marketed in Canada. Product information includes, but is not limited to: Brand Name, Company Name, Ingredients, Consumer Product Safety, etc.
MedicineNet is an online, healthcare media publishing company. We provide easy-to-read, in-depth, authoritative medical information for consumers via its robust, user-friendly, interactive website. MedicineNet, Inc. – Owned and Operated by WebMD and part of the WebMD Network.
The Bright Side – Wings of Support – Whether dealing with a crisis, illness, coping with a mental disorder, or just feeling overwhelmed, we all go through difficult periods in our life. When life feels like it is too much of a strain, a little bit of support can go a long way towards helping us cope.
TheCareGuide.com provides a user-friendly, comprehensive, searchable directory of older adults’ housing and care services options across Canada including independent living, home care, outreach services, supportive housing, retirement residences, long-term care homes and memory and palliative care providers. It also offers information on topics related to the decision process of finding appropriate older adults’ housing or services such as health and wellness, legal and financial planning issues, and others.
At We Care, we understand that seniors, and others who need care and support, enjoy an improved quality-of-life when they continue living at home in familiar surroundings. That’s why we’ve created the most professional, compassionate and attentive homecare program in Canada. And it’s how we’ve grown into Canada’s largest independently owned home health service.

INDUSTRY LINKS

Associated Group of Home Inspectors Canada Inc. (AGHI) – The company’s focus is to provide clear communication during the inspection process, while encouraging questions and interactive dialogue with the client. The latest in digital reporting technology is used to ensure all information is presented in a clear and concise format.
BILD – Building Industry and Land Development Association – The Building Industry and Land Development Association (BILD) is the voice of the home building, land development and professional renovation industry in the Greater Toronto Area. Our industry designs, sells and builds quality complete communities where people live, work, play and shop. We are city builders.
Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation – CMHC helps Canadians meet their housing needs. As Canada’s authority on housing, we contribute to the stability of the housing market and financial system, provide support for Canadians in housing need, and offer objective housing research and advice to Canadian governments, consumers and the housing industry. Prudent risk management, strong corporate governance and transparency are cornerstones of our operations.
Consumer Protection Ontario – Provides information about your rights as a consumer when buying a new home or condominium.
Housing Guides of America – Established more than 25 years ago, Housing Guides Of America is an organization of published directories and searchable Web sites that provide you with immediate access to thousands of listings and pictures of new and pre-owned homes, builders, Realtors, community listings, and home lifestyles. Representing markets throughout the United States and Canada, Housing Guides of America provides you with detailed home descriptions, pictures, pricing, builder information, neighborhood maps and FREE subscriptions to help you find the home of your dreams. Get one step closer to a new home and a better lifestyle, begin your search now by clicking one of these areas of the country – West, Southwest, Central, East, Southeast and Canada.
The Ontario Home Builders’ Association was formed in 1962 with 10 locals to give residential builders a voice in the provincial government, facilitate changes in the industry and provide networking opportunities for home-building businesses, suppliers and services. Our association represents individuals and companies in several fields across the industry, including: builders, developers, professional renovators, trade contractors, manufacturers, consultants, marketing companies and suppliers.
Tarion (Ontario New Home Warranty Program) – For 40 years, Tarion has provided new home warranty protection to more than two million Ontario homes.  We serve new home buyers and new home owners by ensuring that one of their life’s biggest investments is protected.  Almost every new home in the province is covered by a new home warranty.  This warranty protection is provided by Ontario’s builders and lasts up to seven years.  It is backstopped by Tarion.
Toronto Lofts Realty Corp. If you are looking to buy, sell, rent or build a loft, you have come to the right place. Toronto LOFTS is a small downtown, niche-market real estate firm that specializes in all things loft. We are the only real estate company in the city dedicated exclusively to lofts.

TELEPHONE DIRECTORIES

Canada 411
Canadian Yellow Pages

TRAVEL

1000 Island Tours & Travel Inc. – Adult/Senior group vacation packages to the 1000 Islands!
Attractions Ontario – Your gateway to the very best there is to see and do in the heart of Canada.
Canada Border Services Agency – An up to the minute site about delays at various US/Canada border crossings.