Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Assists individuals to live independently in the community, by providing nourishing meals (hot or frozen) at a reasonable cost  
  • Prepares meals according to individuals' diet requirements (includes soup, main plate and dessert)  
  • Delivers meals through volunteers who provide regular social contact and check on the health and safety of the client
Hours Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Fauquier Township ; Kapuskasing ; Moonbeam ; Opasatika Township ; Smooth Rock Falls ; Val Rita-Harty Township
Eligibility
  • Individuals unable to prepare adequate and nourishing meals on a day-to-day basis, nor have anyone else in the household able to do so 
  • Must be able to feed themselves and be home to receive meal or identify neighbour who will accept it on their behalf
Application
  • Referrals can be done by anyone (relative, friend, the prospective client, social worker, nurse, doctor)  
  • Processed on a priority basis
    Languages English ; French
    Fees Service - minimal fee
    Additional Service Sites
    Contact Information
    Office Phone 705-335-4200
    Fax 705-335-3350
    E-Mail ghislaine.morin@redcross.ca
    Website www.redcross.ca
    Primary Contact Ghislaine Morin, Community Services Coordinator; Email: ghislaine.morin@redcross.ca
    Primary Executive Carole Timm, Timmins and District Branch Manager; Phone: 705-267-4900 ext 201; Fax: 705-268-6388; Email: carole.timm@redcross.ca
    Alternate Executive Sylvie Dicaire, Assistant Branch Manager, Canadian Red Cross Society
    Located In Community Kapuskasing
    Address 10 Drury St, Suite 312
    Kapuskasing, ON P5N 1K9
     
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    Intersection Drury St and Mundy Ave
    Physical Access Fully Accessible
    Other Details
    Legal Status (50) Non Profit
    Funding Regional / Municipal - LHINS ; Fundraising ; Donations