Fort Erie Meals on Wheels

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.
Languages English
Fees Service - Assistance available upon Subsidy Assessment and availability of funds.
Events Annual General Meeting held each June
Contact Information
Toll Free Phone 1-877-665-6325
Fax 905-871-9261
E-Mail femow@bellnet.ca
Website www.mealsonwheelsforterie.ca
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
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1972
Elections June
Service Categories Congregate Meals/Nutrition Sites ; Friendly Outreach Programs ; Home Delivered Meals ; In Person Reassurance/Monitoring Programs