COMMUNITY SUPPORT SERVICES
The Community Support Services help Seniors and people with physical disabilities remain in their own homes longer. We service Seniors, People with disabilities, People recovering from illness or surgery, and Caregivers of any age.
Transportation: For seniors and/or persons with physical disabilities...Volunteer drivers will take clients to medical appointments, shopping and various social activities within the local areas and to urban centres. Flat rate fee applies.
Adult Drop In (ADI): Every Tuesday at the Northbrook Lions Hall - lunch and activities such as exercise, Games/Cards/Bingo, occasional guest speakers. Enjoy taking part in activities, visiting with friends, or meeting new people. Volunteers are needed to plan; prepare and serve meals, set tables; do dishes; and organize activities.
Diner's Club (Denbigh): (small fee for service) 1st Monday of the month the Denbigh Community Centre. Meals are prepared by volunteers, great opportunity for a social outing, weekly exercises.
Homemaking/Home Maintenance: (Fee for Service) This support can include tasks such as laundry, vacuuming, meal preparation, light cleaning, lawn care, gardening, snow shovelling on an ongoing basis or a one time job. (The client is responsible for any materials or supplies that are required).
Caregiver Support: We provide information, education, training and therapeutic counselling to those caring for others. Our trained counsellor can provide one-on-one counselling for caregivers as well as training and education about the related illness.
Meals On Wheels: A 3 course meal includes salad or soup, entrée, and dessert! The meals are delivered by volunteer drivers who provide a social contact and check on the health and safety of the client. Small fee for meals, delivered to homes in the Cloyne, Northbrook, Flinton, Kaladar, Harlowe and Denbigh areas. Available to seniors, those with a physical disability and to anyone returning home from hospital that could use a hot meal. For weekly delivery, or on a call in basis.
Crafts Gift Certificates available for:
Exercise Meals on Wheels
Education Social and Congregate Dining
Home Making/Home Maintenance
CSS coordinators -
Pam Lemke, Marlene Dacuk and Lori Cuddy