The Helping Hands Program was a proud sponsor of the Walk This Way Walk-a-Thon and Health Fair in Halton Hills, Ontario on October 23, 2011. The 5km walk raised funds that will be used towards natural health, disease prevention and awareness.
Guest speakers included Tosca Reno (Fitness model, columnist, and the author of the “Eat-Clean Diet” series). Tosca shared her personal journey from depressed, overweight and unhealthy mother of four who was in an abusive relationship to the woman she is today: author, fitness model, columnist and public speaker. She believes that optimum health is achievable for everyone, since it comprises of 80% nutrition, 10% training and 10% genetics. She shared many insightful tips from her books and her personal experience.
Dr. Brian Clement, PhD, LNC (Author, International Lecturer and Director of the renowned Hippocrates Health Institute) also addressed the audience. His multi-media presentation, The Building Blocks of Life, was an engaging and informative talk. The Building Blocks of Life focused on the circle of life and his work, in collaboration with Valerie Hunt, on Quantum Biology. He closed with an open question period and he addressed many individual health concerns from the audience.
The day was a great success thanks to the many sponsors and vendors on hand showcasing products and services that promote a healthy lifestyle. Permacharts, one of the sponsors of the event, donated 200 Detoxification Chart to be given to the attendees free of charge.