Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Assists individuals to live independently in the community, by providing nourishing meals at a reasonable cost 
  • Offers choice of a hot lunch meal (includes soup, entrĂ©e and dessert) five days per week and/or frozen meals delivered bi-weekly 
  • Prepares all meals according to individuals' diet requirements (diabetic, renal, puree, low sodium, low fat, lactose free, gluten free and vegetarian diets) 
  • Delivers meals through volunteers who provide regular social contact and check on the health and safety of the client
 
This organization is a Registered Charity
Hours Office Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
Meals are delivered between 11 am-12 noon
Areas Served Cochrane
Boundaries Must be within municipal town limits
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
 
Eligibility determined by an assessment process 
  • 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, manage on weekends and be home to receive meal or identify neighbour who will accept it on their behalf
Application
  • Referrals accepted from any source (relative, friend, the prospective client, social worker, nurse, doctor)  
  • Processed on a priority basis  
  • Cancellation required at least 24 hours prior to avoid charges 
  • Invoice sent out monthly for services rendered
Languages English
Fees Service - Set fee for meals
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-272-6770
Toll Free Phone Timmins Office, 705 area code only: 1-866-261-1787
Fax 705-272-3557
E-Mail timmins@redcross.ca
Website www.redcross.ca
Primary Contact Melissa Foy, Community Health and Wellness Coordinator; Email: melissa.foy@redcross.ca
Primary Executive Carole Timm, Timmins & District Branch Manager; Phone: 705-267-4900 ext 201; Fax: 705-268-6388; Email: carole.timm@redcross.ca
Located In Community Cochrane
Address 187 2nd Ave
Cochrane, ON P0L 1C0
 
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Intersection 2nd Ave and 5th St
Mailing Address c/o Melissa Foy 
PO Box 2297 
Cochrane, ON P0L 1C0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Fundraising ; Donations