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Organization: Community Care - North Hastings  
Phone Numbers: 613-332-4700
Fax: 613-332-0432
Address:
PO Box 1786
Bancroft, ON
K0L 1C0
Street
Address
:
1 Manor Lane
Bancroft
 
Intersection: Monck St and Manor Lane
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible    Wheelchair Accessible
Contacts: Roxina Keith - Manager of Operations
613-332-4700 ext 26 * rkeith@comcarenh.org
Service Description: Supports for older adults, and adults with disabilities * helps people remain independent in their own homes for as long as possible * referral to other community services
 
Canada Volunteer Income Tax Preparation - Volunteers trained by Canada Customs and Revenue Agency assist individuals with low incomes  to complete their income tax returns in the spring of each year * not able to process previous years' returns
 
Coe Hill Office - Supports for older adults, and adults with disabilities * helps people remain independent in their own homes for as long as possible * referral to other community services
 
Crisis Alert Safety Device - Medical alert system allowing older adults and people with disabilities to call for assistance using a help button
 
Crisis Intervention and Assistance - Intervention and supports for people facing homelessness, critical life changes, abuse, or isolation * referrals to other community support services as necessary
 
Foot Fix - Foot Care Clinic and in-home - Basic and advanced foot care provided at monthly community clinics or in the client’s home
 
Form Completion Assistance - Human Resources Development Canada Forms are made available and assistance completing them 
 
Friendly Visiting - Regular volunteer visits and phone calls to older adults and people with disabilities who live alone, to provide companionship and reassurance
 
Meals On Wheels - Hot and Frozen - Hot and frozen meals delivered * special dietary meals * diabetic diets * low cholesterol * anti-reflux (low acid) * low-salt and light * puree/minced
 
Recorded Readings for Folks with Visually Impairments - Volunteers read news articles and other items of interest from the local weekly newspaper onto compact disks which are in turn mailed out to people who are unable to read due to visual problems
 
Rural Overland Utility Transit (The) - Non-emergency * wheelchair accessible * transportation to medical appointments in North Hastings and Highlands East 
 
Security Reassurance - Telephone contact five days weekly to check on the health and safety of people living alone
 
Volunteer Drivers - Non-emergency, non-accessible transportation to Bancroft and out of town medical appointments and regular activities such as grocery shopping and banking * volunteer drivers

Fees: Varies per program
Application: Call * no referral required
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: Older adults and adults with disabilities who need physical * social * or emotional supports
Languages: English
Area(s) Served: North Hastings and area
See Also: Community Support Services
Companionship

This information was last completely updated on 9/30/2016

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About Us
Volunteer based, non profit, charitable organization that strives to enable individuals 55 years of age and older and adults with physical disabilities (18 years of age and older) to gain more control over their lives, therefore promoting independence within their own environment, and deterring premature or unnecessary institutionalization