Life After Fifty

West Side Centre

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Record #: WIN0611 Last Modified: 11 Feb 2014 Last Full Update: 11 Feb 2014
Location
Located In CommunityWindsor West
Address635 McEwan Ave
Windsor, ON N9B 2E9
 
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AccessibilityFully Accessible - Parking, Entrance, Washroom
Bus RoutesCrosstown 2; Crosstown 2 Express; Dominion 5
IntersectionMcEwan Ave and Wyandotte St W
Contact Information
Office Phone519-254-1108 option #3
Fax519-254-1869
E-Mailinfo@lifeafterfifty.ca
Websitewww.lifeafterfifty.ca
Primary ExecutiveCalvin Little, Executive Director
Description & Services
DescriptionSeniors centre * offers social, recreational, educational, volunteer and service opportunities through centrally-located accessible facilities

Recreation options include Tai Chi classes, Zumba Gold, fitness, silversmithing, shuffleboard, tap dancing, line dancing, arts and crafts, luncheons, cards, speakers, lectures * cafe offers hot lunches Mon-Fri for members and general public

Basic computer lessons, beginner and advanced Internet instruction * Internet access for members and general public * volunteer opportunities

Outreach services include information and referral, friendly visitation, Telephone Assurance Program (TAP), transportation services, lawn care and general home maintenance * foot care services available at various sites

Membership fee allows access to programs at both Centres * day passes are available for non-members * sponsoring the Centre Brick program - personalized bricks at entrance * income tax clinics in April only
Income Tax Clinics
East Side Senior's Centre Income Tax Clinc
West Side Senior's Centre Income Tax Clinic
HoursMon-Thu: 8:30 am-8:30 pm 
Fri: 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas ServedLaSalle ; Windsor
EligibilityAges: 50 year(s) and up 
 
Adults and seniors (members and non-members)
ApplicationRegistration required for some programs; 
Referrals accepted from self, family, friends
FeesMembership - Single: $90 per yr; Couples: $150 per yr; $5 for day pass for non-members ; Some programs may have extra fees
LanguagesEnglish
Print MaterialProgram Guide every 4 months
Established1962
ElectionsJune; Term begins July
FundingCity / Town - City of Windsor ; Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care ; Fundraising ; United Way - Seniors Investments ; Fees - Membership
Supplementary Info
Alternate NameCentre for Seniors ; CFS ; CFSW ; Community Access Program ; Senior Centre ; Senior's Citizens Centre - Windsor
Cross ReferenceCFSW
Former NameCentres for Seniors Windsor (2014) ; McEwan Centre
Service Level(80) United Way