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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-332-4700
Fax 613-332-0432
E-Mail jpostma@carenh.org
Website www.carenorthhastings.org
Primary Contact Jennifer Postma, Senior Program Coordinator; Phone: 613-332-4700; Email: jpostma@carenh.org
Alternate Contact Amanda Smith, Senior Outreach Coordinator; Phone: 613-332-4700 ext 4; Email: asmith@carenh.org
Volunteer Coordinator Sarah Krieger, Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: 613-332-4700 ext 8; Email: skrieger@carenh.org
Primary Executive Jennifer Kauffeldt, Executive Director; Phone: 613-332-4700 ext 2; Email: jkauffeldt@carenh.org
Address & Map
Professional Services Building
1 Manor Lane, Lower Level
Bancroft, ON K0L 1C0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Community Care North Hastings 
Box 1786 
Bancroft, ON K0L 1C0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) MEALS ON WHEELS 
Nutritionally balanced, hot and frozen meals delivered to your door! Special dietary options are available.  
 
VOLUNTEER TRANSPORTATION 
Confidential, door-to-door service provided by specially trained, carefully screened friendly volunteer drivers from our community. This service can be used for local and out of town trips including medical appointments and errands.  
 
FOOT CARE CLINICS 
Affordable, professional specialized foot care provided by a health care professional. In clinic and in home service available. Reflexology and esthetical treatments also available.  
 
FRIENDLY VISITING 
Friendly support offered through conversation and companionship in person or over the phone to isolated or vulnerable seniors.  
 
SERCURITY REASSURANCE  
“RUOK” Calls are a cheery phone call made each weekday from a volunteer who has your safety and security in mind.  
Senior Safely Line at 1-866-299-1011 
 
CRISIS ALERT DEVICE 
Reliable, easy-to-use personal emergency device that can be activated to get help the moment you need it, 24/7.  
 
FORM ASSSITANCE  
Government, medical forms and other documents can be a challenge to complete. Our friendly staff can assist you. 
 
INCOME TAX CLINIC 
Annual spring Income Tax Clinic is offered to assist seniors and individuals with modest income complete their tax returns. Volunteers are trained by the Canada Revenue Agency to file simple returns, free of charge.  
 
RECORDED READINGS 
Audio recording of the local newspaper is provided to clients with visual impairments. Mailed out free or charge.  
 
OTHER SERVICES 
Social Events  
Healthcare & Home Help Referrals 
Exercise & Walking Clubs
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Bancroft ; Hastings Highlands ; Highlands East ; South Algonquin Township ; Whitney ; Bancroft ; Hastings Highlands ; Highlands East ; South Algonquin Township ; Whitney, Wallaston Township
Boundaries Bordering Township of Nippissing
Eligibility Ages: 55 year(s) and up 
 
Opened to adults aged 55 years old + and to individuals aged 18+ who have physical challenges.
Application call for referral
Languages English
Fees Service - Meals on Wheels * Footcare * Volunteer Drivers
Other Details
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/CARENorthHastings/
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1981
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health ; Donations
Date Updated 12 Jul 2018
Subjects
Service Categories Certificates/Forms Assistance ~ Older Adults ; Certificates/Forms Assistance ~ Physical Disabilities ; Community Meals ~ Older Adults ; Community Meals ~ Physical Disabilities ; Friendly Outreach Programs ~ Older Adults ; Friendly Outreach Programs ~ Physical Disabilities ; Home Delivered Meals ~ Older Adults ; Home Delivered Meals ~ Physical Disabilities ; Home Maintenance and Minor Repair Services ~ Older Adults ; Personal Care ; Podiatry/Foot Care ~ Older Adults ; Senior Ride Programs ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Elder Abuse Issues ; Supported Living Services for Adults With Disabilities ; Telephone Reassurance ~ Older Adults ; Telephone Reassurance ~ Physical Disabilities

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