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Dryden District Senior Services

Meals On Wheels


Description
  • Assists seniors to live independently in the community through the provision of nourishing meals at a reasonable cost
  • Consists of soup, salad, entree and dessert
  • Prepares meals according to individuals' diet requirements
  • Provides a choice of lunch for 3 days and/or supper for up to 7 days per week
  • Meals are delivered by volunteers who provide regular social contact and check on the health and safety of the client
Comments
Supper meals are provided through the Dryden Regional Health Centre
Eligibility
Must be 60 years of age or older and meet one of the following criteria:
  • The client is in receipt of or eligible to receive other long term care community services
  • The client is isolated and requires social interaction or stimulation
  • Must be living within the old Dryden town limits
Application Process
  • Initial assessment required for program enrollment
  • Meals must be pre-ordered at least 48 hours in advance
  • Cancellation recommended and appreciated at least 12 hours in advance
  • Supper meals can be ordered from 1 to 7 days per week, including statutory holidays
  • Lunch meals can be ordered from 1 to 3 days per week
Office
807-223-5278
Fax
807-223-5273
Web Site
http://www.drydenseniorservices.ca
Mailing Address
35 Van Horne Ave
Dryden, ON, P8N 3B4
Canada
Languages
English
Contact
Colleen Hill, Administrative Secretary
Email: colleenhill@drytel.net
Phone: 807-223-5278 Ext 26
Fees
Service
Documents Required
Initial assessment required
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
Topic(s)
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
March 16, 2022
Address
35 Van Horne Ave
Dryden, ON, P8N 3B4
  • Located at Van Horne Ave near Princess St in downtown Dryden
  • Situated beside First United Church

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Hours of Operation
Mon
0900 - 1500
Tue
0900 - 1500
Wed
0900 - 1500
Thu
0900 - 1500
Fri
0900 - 1500

Administration Office: Mon-Fri 9 am-3 pm
Meals on Wheels: Lunch delivered Mon, Wed, Fri 11:30 am-12 noon; Supper delivered Mon-Sun 4:30 pm-5 pm
Service Area(s)
Dryden