Dr Harold S Trefry Memorial Centre (The)

Service: Senior Services

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Description & Services
Public Comments
  • A day away program is available in Echo Bay on Wednesdays and Richards Landing on Thursdays 
  • Diner's Club is a monthly function held the last Tuesday of each month at the Royal Canadian Legion in Richards Landing
Description (Agency) Offers programs and services to seniors and persons with disabilities that allow them to live independently in their own homes
Description (Service) Offers the following programs and services:
A Day Out program 
  • Provides respite care for a spouse or caregiver for the day 
  • Offers a day away program that supports socialization and learning
Home Maintenance program 
  • Offers help with costs of house cleaning, snow removal and yard work
In-home visiting 
  • Provides telephone reassurance and friendly in-home visiting
Meals on Wheels 
  • Offers home cooked meals delivered to the home Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays for a fee 
  • Offers diabetic meal options
Potluck and Diner's Club 
  • Offers a social outing and meal
Transportation program 
  • Provides transportation to and from medical appointments, grocery shopping or adult day care
  • Provides free one hour seniors exercise classes every Monday and Thursday in Laird and Richards Landing
Hours Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm
Areas Served Desbarats ; Echo Bay ; Hilton Beach ; Hilton Township ; Jocelyn ; Johnson Township ; Laird Township ; Macdonald, Meredith and Aberdeen Additional (Township) ; St Joseph ; St Joseph Island ; Tarbutt - Tarbutt Township
Eligibility Ages: 65 year(s) and up 
Must be a senior or individual with a physical disability
Application Varies by program or service; call for more information
Languages English
Fees Service ; Income based subsidy * Fee assistance available for Home Maintenance ; assistance is provided by Dr Harold S Trefry Memorial Centre.
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-246-0036
Fax 705-246-0249
E-Mail dr.trefrycentre@one-mail.on.ca
Website www.stjosephtownship.com/departments/departments-senior-services
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Contact Melinda Thomas, Program Coordinator
Alternate Contact Jess La Combe, Program and Office Assistant
Site Location Located next to the Twin Rocks Municipal Non Profit Housing complex, across from WI Park
Located In Community Richards Landing
Address 1209 Catherine St
Richards Landing, ON P0R 1J0
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Intersection Catherine St and Hwy 548
Mailing Address PO Box 158 
Richards Landing, ON P0R 1J0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1994
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care -- North East Local Health Integration Network (NELHIN) ; Fees - Service