Fort Erie Meals on Wheels
|Record #: NIA0006||Last Modified: 01 Sep 2017||Last Full Update: 03 Apr 2017|
|Description & Services|
|Description (Service)||A non-profit, volunteer service delivering hot and/or frozen nutritious meals at a reasonable cost. Also provides a social contact and a security check on their well-being. A monthly lunch out program is also available. The purpose is to meet the nutritional status of the frail, elderly, convalescents, persons with disabilities & homebound people. The organization aims to assist those wishing to maintain independence in their own homes for as long as possible.
Hot meals are prepared at Gilmore Lodge, Long-Term Care Facility, Fort Erie. Frozen meals are prepared at Niagara Ina Grafton Gage Village, St Catharines.
|Hours||Office Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm * Hot Meal Delivery Mon-Fri 11 am-1 pm * Frozen Meal Delivery Wed 11 am-1 pm|
|Areas Served||Crystal Beach ; Fort Erie ; Ridgeway ; Stevensville ; Black Creek|
|Boundaries||Meals delivered as far as to the border of Port Colborne and the border of Niagara Falls.|
|Eligibility||Frail, elderly, convalescents, persons with disabilities and homebound people served.|
|Application||Initial intake conducted over the phone through the office, can be done by a friend or family member of person requesting service.
Further Assessments may be conducted at the client's home.
|Fees||Service - Assistance available upon Subsidy Assessment and availability of funds.|
|Events||Annual General Meeting held each June|
|Toll Free Phone||1-877-665-6325|
|Primary Contact||Nicole Marshall, Program Manager and Volunteer Co-ordinator|
|Alternate Contact||Sharon King / Frances Blair, Service Coordinators|
|Volunteer Coordinator||Nicole Marshall, Volunteer Co-ordinator|
|Primary Executive||John Newton, Board Chair|
|Alternate Executive||Tim Wisbey, Finance Chair|
|Located In Community||Fort Erie|
|Address & Map||
St Paul's Anglican Church
32 Idylewylde St, Lower Level
Fort Erie, ON L2A 2L1
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|Intersection||Idylewylde St and Gilmore Rd|
|Mailing Address||PO Box 231
Fort Erie, ON L2A 5M9
|Physical Access||Not Applicable - Meals delivered to client homes|
|Legal Status||(50) Non Profit|
|Service Categories||Congregate Meals/Nutrition Sites ; Friendly Outreach Programs ; Home Delivered Meals ; In Person Reassurance/Monitoring Programs|