Amherstburg Community Services

Site: Amherstburg - Victoria St S

Service: Meals on Wheels

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Record #: AMH0044 Last Modified: 20 Aug 2014 Last Full Update: 13 Aug 2014
Contact Information
Office Phone519-736-5471
Fax519-736-1391
E-Mailstaffacs@bellnet.ca
Websitewww.amherstburg-cs.com
Primary ContactBranka Stewin, Program Coordinator; Email: staffacs@bellnet.ca
Agency Information
Parent Agency NameAmherstburg Community Services
Service Level(50) Non Profit
Established1982
Primary ExecutiveKathy DiBartolomeo, Executive Director; Email: edacs@bellnet.ca
FundingProvincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care ; Donations ; Fees - Service
Description and Service Details
Description* Home delivery food program for older adults living independently in their own homes with no one to cook for them or persons of any age recovering from illness or surgery  
* dinners prepared daily from a dietetic menu  
* delivered around 12 noon by community volunteers  
* clients can choose to have meals delivered 3 or 5 days a week  
* frozen dinners can be provided for Saturday and Sunday * telephone orders 
 
How it Works 
* The program provides a meal delivered to your door around the noon hour with a choice of up to five times a week. 
*If you need a meal on Saturday, Sunday or holiday, we can deliver 2 frozen meals along with your Friday meal. 
* The frequency of receiving meals is your choice, but must be specified when you register. 
* Should you have any dietary restrictions, these are recorded at the time you register. * Meals generally consist of soup, a hot main dish, bread and butter, and a dessert. 
* The meals are cooked salt free and everything is baked or broiled rather than fried.  
 
Harrow and McGregor Meal Deliveries: Mon, Wed and Fri between 11:30 am-1 pm 
HoursMeal deliveries Mon-Fri 11:30 am-1 pm 
Office Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas ServedAmherstburg ; Harrow ; LaSalle ; McGregor
BoundariesAmherstburg, Harrow, LaSalle, and McGregor. 
EligibilityAges: 18 year(s) and up 
 
Home-bound persons with disabilities unable to prepare meals for themselves
Application* Application process required  
* Referrals from, CCAC, Victorian Order of Nurses (VON) 
* Referral required from self, family or friends
LanguagesEnglish ; French - By Translator
FeesService - $5.50 per meal
Site Information
Located In CommunityAmherstburg
Address & Map
179 Victoria St S
Amherstburg, ON N9V 3N5
 
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IntersectionVictoria St S and Richmond St
Mailing Address179 Victoria St S 
Amherstburg, ON N9V 3N5
AccessibilityFully Accessible - Parking, Washroom, Entrance