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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-476-7493
Fax 613-476-7728
E-Mail info@communitycareforseniors.org
Website www.communitycareforseniors.org
Address & Map
74A King St
Picton, ON K0K 2T0
 
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Physical Access Fully Accessible - building doors have push button openers; level access. ; Designated parking at entrance - on Main Street
Description & Services
Description (Service) Provides community support services for seniors 60+ and their caregivers: 
 
* Meals on Wheels ® hot - delivered to the door, includes a reassurance factor 
* Meals on Wheels ® frozen - delivered to the door of seniors; seniors can choose to pick up 
* Seniors Luncheon Social - meals in central locations throughout PEC 
* Home Maintenance - yard & garden work, snow shovelling, odd jobs 
* Homemaking - light housekeeping & meal preparation 
* In-home Respite - relief for caregivers (no personal care is provided) 
* Escorted Transportation - to medical appointments anywhere, essential shoppng 
* Volunteer Visiting - a volunteer will visit weekly 
* Information & Referral - ask any question and we will find the answer 
* Help with Forms - staff provide support to seniors and their caregivers 
* Income Tax - volunteers will complete Income Tax forms for eligible seniors; home visits available 
* Driving Course - developed by the Canada Safety Council; offered 3X/year; includes workbook and light lunch 
* Footcare Clinics - in Picton, Wellington & Rossmore; with specially trained nurses 
* Walking Program - from Thanksgiving to Victoria Day; indoors; Picton & Wellington 
* Tai Chi - beginner and intermediate 
* Wii Bowling League - have fun and make new friends 
* Other social/recreational programming - call the office for list of dates/events 
* Telephone Reassurance - a daily call from a friendly volunteer 
* Rural Route Reassurance Program - mail couriers will keep a watchful eye on seniors that sign up 
* Seminars - watch local newspapers for topics 
* Caregiver Support - provided by staff 
* Volunteer Program - people are encouraged to volunteer 
* Newspaper Column - Information for Seniors in Picton Gazette weekly 
* Community Care's Thrift Shop - at 153 Main Street in Picton; fully operated by volunteers
Hours Office Hours: Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Prince Edward County
Boundaries Prince Edward County
Eligibility Ages: 60 year(s) and up 
 
Eligibility is in accordance with the Patients First Act and is based upon assessed need.
Application People must apply for service. People may also apply to be a volunteer for programs.
Languages English
Fees Service
Other Details
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/CommunityCareforSeniors
Pinterest Pinterest: www.pinterest.com/PECommunityCare/
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/PECommunityCare
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/CommunityCareSeniors
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1977
Funding Provincial ; Fundraising ; Donations ; Fees ; Sale of Goods
Resources Pamphlets available.
Date Updated 13 Jul 2017
Subjects
Service Categories Certificates/Forms Assistance ~ Older Adults ; Community Meals ~ Older Adults ; Friendly Outreach Programs ~ Older Adults ; Home Delivered Meals ~ Older Adults ; Home Maintenance and Minor Repair Services ~ Older Adults ; Personal Care ; Senior Ride Programs ; Telephone Reassurance ~ Older Adults ; Voluntary Health Organizations

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