Life After Fifty

Site: Windsor - West Side Centre - McEwan Ave

Service: Community Support Services

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Record #: WIN0611 Last Modified: 15 Apr 2015 Last Full Update: 11 Feb 2014
Contact Information
Office Phone519-254-1108 option #3
Description and Service Details
Service/Program DescriptionWest Side Seniors 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(call for time and locations) 
* 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
HoursSummer Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5:30 pm (July 2-September 8, 2014) 
Mon-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
Agency Information
Primary ExecutiveCalvin Little, Executive Director
FundingCity / Town - City of Windsor ; Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care ; Fundraising ; United Way - Seniors Investments ; Fees - Membership
ElectionsJune; Term begins July
Agency Services
Site Information
Located In CommunityWindsor
Address & Map
635 McEwan Ave
Windsor, ON N9B 2E9
View MapQuest Map
IntersectionMcEwan Ave and Wyandotte St W
Bus RoutesCrosstown 2 ; Crosstown 2 Express ; Dominion 5
AccessibilityFully Accessible - Parking, Entrance, Washroom
Service CategoriesExtreme Heat Cooling Programs ; Senior Centres
Other Details
Print MaterialProgram Guide every 4 months