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About Programs for 50+ and Community Engagement

Are you an older adult who wants to learn more? Whether for personal interest, to build new skills, make new social connections, or remain active and engaged in your retirement, you may find what you’re looking for through Programs for 50+ and Community Engagement.

Expand your learning, redefine your retirement, and be engaged as an older adult learner.

We offer traditional and non-traditional programs, courses, and events, seven days a week.

Our Goals

  • provide purpose
  • stimulate personal enrichment
  • expand social connections
  • redefine later life learning

Our History

Back in 1980, Programs for 50+ began with four six-week courses and an audience of 200 students. Today, Programs for 50+ offers more than 300 programs and serves over 3,000 older adult learners.

Contact Us

Email:          programsfor50plus@ryerson.ca
Phone:         416-979-5103
Facebook:   facebook.com/Programs50Plus
Twitter:        @RU50plus
Address:     297 Victoria Street, Toronto, ON