Family Service Kent

Site: Chatham - Adelaide St S

Service: Community & Home Assistance Program (CHAP) - Seniors Services

Contact Information
Office Phone 519-354-6221 
Intake......................................ext 246 
Transportation ........................ext 242 
Frozen Meals ........................ ext 236 
Intervention & Assistance ......ext 249 
Home Helper ......................... ext 230 
Volunteers ............................. ext 241
Toll Free Phone 1-855-4FSKENT 
1-855-437-5368
Fax 519-354-5152
E-Mail info@familyservicekent.com
Website familyservicekent.com
Primary Contact Marion Harvey, CHAP Intake Coordinator, Family Service Kent; Phone: 519-354-6221 ext 246; Email: mharvey@familyservicekent.com
Alternate Contact Jyl Panjer CHAP, Manager, Community Support Services, Family Service Kent; Phone: 519-354-6221 ext 230; Email: jpanjer@familyservicekent.com
Volunteer Coordinator Marjorie Crew, Community Development and Volunteer Coordinator, Family Service Kent; Phone: 519-354-6221; Email: mcrew@familyservicekent.com
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) CHAP Seniors Transportation (fares depend on location within Chatham-Kent). Service to many locations throughout Chatham-Kent and surrounding area. Client is accompanied by a caring, dedicated volunteer or staff person. Wheelchair accessibility can be accommodated. 
Nutritious Frozen Meals (Over 100 items on menu. Entrees $5.50, Soups, desserts and breakfast items $2.00). Nutritionally balanced, home-style meals prepared by dietician specifically for seniors/diabetics. Meals are easily cooked in oven or microwave. Specialized diets are available. Free delivery to those unable to pick up. 
Home Helper $18.00/hr minimum 2 hrs charge for duties inside the home including: companionship and personal care, relief for family members or caregivers. Promotes home safety and quality of life. Housekeeping, laundry, cooking available.  
Home Maintenance such as grass cutting, yard maintenance and snow removal $17.00 hr.  
Client Intervention & Assistance (free of charge).Transitional care planning, elder abuse prevention, accessing services and community referrals. Dealing with concerns that affect safety and well being. 
Program of Family Service Kent
Hours 9 am-5 pm, Monday, Thursday, Friday 
9 am-9 pm, Tuesday, Wednesday
Areas Served Chatham-Kent
Boundaries Chatham-Kent
Eligibility Ages: 60 year(s) and up 
 
CHAP: Seniors 60 years and over and /or Persons with Disabilities 
Counselling: 6 y.o. + 
A.P..S.: 17+ 
K.I.D.S: 6 ti 17
Application Call Intake for transportation services, to arrange for meals or the Home Helper program, and for further information. Information and intake forms also available on our website.
Languages English ; French
Fees Service - fees for some services ; contact for details
Agency Information
Primary Executive Brad Davis, Executive Director, Family Service Kent; Phone: 519-354-6221 ext 225; Fax: 519-354-5152; Email: info@familyservicekent.com
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Community and Social Services ; Donations ; United Way ; Fees - Service Fees
Site Information
Site Location Chatham - Adelaide St S
Located In Community Chatham
Address & Map
Family Service Kent
50 Adelaide St S
Chatham, ON N7M 6K7
Intersection King Street E and Adelaide Street S
Mailing Address c/o CHAP Program 
N7M 6K7
Physical Access Fully Accessible

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