|Record #: CHK0331||Last Modified: 24 Mar 2020||Last Full Update: 07 Feb 2020|
|Toll Free Phone||1-855-437-5368 (1-855-4FSKENT)|
|Primary Contact||Marion Harvey, Intake Coordinator; Phone: 519-354-6221 ext 246; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Alternate Contact||Jyl Panjer, Manager, Community Support Services; Phone: 519-354-6221 ext 230; Email: email@example.com|
|Volunteer Coordinator||Marjorie Crew, Community Development and Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: 519-354-6221 ext 241; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Description and Service Details|
|Description (Service)||COVID-19 - Transportation Services will be streamlined to offer essential medical drives only and grocery runs will be adjusted to accommodate senior shopping hours. Payments are requested via e-transfer, VISA, or invoicing to reduce handling cash. Disinfecting, PPE, and screening protocols remain in place. Frozen Meals will be offering free delivery within Chatham-Kent (front door/porch drop-off) and/or curbside pick-up at the agency. Payments are requested via e-transfer or VISA, with invoicing available if required. Phone in advance to make arrangements for meals. All other CHAP services will remain in operation. Employees will be working from home where possible and will provide assistance via telephone or email to do our part to limit exposure to others in our community. Hours of service may be reduced.
Offers the following services to seniors and adults with disabilities:
CareLink Health Transit - Service to many locations throughout Chatham-Kent and surrounding area. Client is accompanied by a caring, dedicated volunteer or staff person. Wheelchair accessibility can be arranged.
Frozen Meals - Nutritionally balanced, home-style meals prepared by dietitian specifically for seniors/diabetics. Meals are easily cooked in oven or microwave. Specialized diets are available. Delivery available.
Home Help - Duties inside the home including: companionship and personal care, relief for family members or caregivers. Promotes home safety and quality of life. Housekeeping, laundry, cooking available.
Home Maintenance - Grass cutting, yard maintenance and snow removal.
Client Intervention & Assistance - Transitional care planning, elder abuse prevention, accessing services and community referrals. Dealing with concerns that affect safety and well being.
|Hours||Office Mon, Thu, Fri 9 am-5 pm * Tue, Wed 9 am-9 pm * Transportation Call Centre Mon-Fri 9 am - 5 pm|
|Eligibility||Seniors (60+ years) and adults (18+ years) with disabilities|
|Application||Call for intake and information.|
|Languages||English ; French|
|Fees||Service ; None - Client Intervention and Assistance ; Transportation - fees vary based on distance
Frozen Meals - Entrees $6; soups, desserts and breakfast items $2.25. Free delivery.
Home Help - $18-$20/hr, minimum 2 hrs
Home Maintenance - $20/hr, minimum 1 hr
|Primary Executive||Brad Davis, Executive Director|
|Funding||Provincial - Ministry of Community and Social Services; LHIN ; Donations ; United Way ; Fees|
|Located In Community||Chatham|
|Address & Map||
50 Adelaide St S
Chatham, ON N7M 6K7
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|Intersection||King St E and Adelaide St S|
|Physical Access||Fully Accessible|
|Print Material||Agency brochure, free.|