Muskoka Seniors Home Assistance
|Record #: MUS0322||Last Modified: 06 Sep 2021||Last Full Update: 14 Apr 2021|
|Description (Service)||COVID-19 Response
Due to concerns regarding COVID-19, Muskoka Seniors Home Assistance has implemented the following changes until further notice:
Support for older adults to helps them remain independent in their own homes for as long as possible
Provides social contact with client to develop a caring relationship
Maintains an ongoing telephone link for security and social contact
Luncheons held in the following communities: Call for schedule
Individual entrees are $6.25 and an individual dessert or soup is $1.60. Free weekly delivery in Huntsville. Orders must be placed on Mon. Arrangements can be made to pick up meals at the office Mon-Fri by calling ahead. Special diets for home dialysis patients, diabetics, and renal, lactose, celiac, gluten free restrictions, purees are available on request.
Helps seniors with no means of transport to medical appointments, drugstore, shopping, etc. There is a $10 round trip charge within Huntsville, longer distances can be arranged at $.45/Km. Call 705-789-6676 ext 28 for bookings.
Medical Appointments - Out of Area:
Provides transportation for seniors 60 and over, living in North Muskoka, to medical appointments, hospital procedures, rehabilitation, and alternative therapies outside Muskoka for a flat fee ($75 plus parking).
Free income tax preparation:
Through the Community Volunteer Income Tax Program for clients on a fixed income. There is an eligibility criteria for this program. For more details see MUS2090.
A member of the North Simcoe Muskoka Community Support Services Coalition.
|Public Comments||As part of their transportation services, will provide rides to COVID-19 vaccination clinics.|
|Hours||Office: Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm|
|Areas Served||North Muskoka - Doesn't serve Bracebridge and Gravenhurst|
|Boundaries||Northern Muskoka - Novar (north) to Utterson-Port Sydney (south), Dorset-Baysville (east) to Aspdin (west)|
|Eligibility||Anyone not in long term care.
Age Requirements: 60 year(s) and up;
Residency Requirements: Northern Muskoka - Novar (north) to Utterson-Port Sydney (south), Dorset-Baysville (east) to Aspdin (west)
|Application||Application needed to determine eligibility.|
|Fees||Varies by program|
|Address and Location|
|Site Location||Next to Starbucks Coffee in front of Huntsville Place Mall|
|Located In Community||Huntsville|
|Address & Map||
76 King William St
Canada P1H 1E4
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|Intersection||King William St and Rogers Cove Dr|
|Mailing Address||76 King William St
Canada P1H 1E4
|Physical Access||Partially Accessible - Ground level with ramp ; Will meet clients on the ground floor|
|Office Phone||Office: 705-789-6676; Transportation Program bookings: ext 28|
|Social Media|| Facebook: facebook.com/muskokaseniors
|Primary Contact||Jenn Pfrimmer, Executive Director; Phone: ext 25; Email: ExecutiveDirector@muskokaseniors.org|
|Alternate Contact||Angela Barager, Program Coordinator for Frozen Meals On Wheels program; Phone: ext 27; Email: email@example.com|