Contact Information
Office Phone 519-768-1715
Fax 519-768-2548
E-Mail info@wechc.on.ca
Website www.wechc.on.ca
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Helps maintain independence while the person remains in their home and community with various programs

Transportation - Non-emergency transportation to local medical appointments and regular activities such as shopping or visiting friends and family * volunteer drivers use their own vehicles * all rides are dependent on volunteer availability

Caregiver Support - One-on-one counselling, education and support services for formal and informal caregivers * information related to specific diseases and conditions * information and referral services

Congregate Dining - Group meals and social activities

Friendly Visiting - Regular volunteer visits to older adults and people with disabilities, who live alone * volunteers are one-to-one with clients * visits generally occur in the client's home, but the volunteer can also take the client on a shopping or banking trip or to a social or cultural event

Meals on Wheels - Hot meals delivered, three days per week on Monday, Wednesday and Friday at lunch time

Security Checks and Reassurance Service - Regular visits and phone calls to check on the health and safety of older adults, adults with disabilities, and adults with Alzheimer's disease and related dementias who live alone * screened volunteers listen, talk, and help isolated people stay in contact with the outside world * general security check includes a short telephone call at a scheduled day and time
Hours Mon, Wed, Fri 8:30am-5pm * Tue, Thu 8:30am-9pm
Areas Served Elgin County
Boundaries West Elgin
Eligibility Older adults and adults with disabilities
Application Call * appointments required for some programs
Languages English
Fees Varies per program
Agency Information
Funding Private ; Provincial - SWLHIN
Site Information
Site Location West Elgin
Located In Community West Lorne
Address & Map
153 Main St
West Lorne, ON N0L 2P0
Intersection Graham Rd and Main St
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Topics
Service Categories Outreach Programs ~ People With Disabilities