Dryden District Senior Services

Adult Day/Life Enrichment Program

Home Agency Service

Description
Offers an adult activity centre for individuals living in their own home who have chronic health issues or little social contact due to isolation or memory loss
  • Provides respite for caregivers
  • Offers return transportation between home and centre
  • Provides a daily hot lunch and snacks
  • Loans out assistive technology for short-term use only such as walkers and raised toilet seats
  • Provides a monthly events calendar online or at office
Activities include:
  • Computer classes and instruction
  • Craft making sessions
  • Exercise programs
  • Guest speakers and entertainers
  • Information sessions on health and safety related topics (ie diabetes, fire safety)
  • Music sing-alongs
  • Outings to community events
  • Parties and social gatherings
  • Walking groups
Eligibility
Focus is on seniors 60 years and older, but will accept individuals 18 years of age and older with one or more of the following:
  • Have chronic health conditions
  • Are socially isolated
  • Are at-risk for placement in long-term care
  • Need restorative or rehabilitive services
  • Have physical, emotional, or memory challenges
  • Have acquired brain injury
Application Process
  • Requires referral through Home and Community Care Support Services North West; call 807-223-5948
  • Intake assessment required
Office
807-223-5278
Fax
807-223-5273
Web Site
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Mailing Address
35 Van Horne Ave
Dryden, ON, P8N 3B4
Canada
Languages
English
Contact
Colleen Hill, Administrative Secretary
Email: colleenhill@drytel.net
Phone: 807-223-5278 Ext 26
Fees
Program - Minimal fees on a drop-in or monthly basis
Documents Required
Intake assessment required
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Updated On
March 17, 2022
Address
35 Van Horne Ave
Dryden, ON, P8N 3B4
  • Located at Van Horne Ave near Princess St in downtown Dryden
  • Situated beside First United Church

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Hours of Operation
Mon
9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Tue
9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Wed
9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Thu
9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Fri
9:00 am to 3:00 pm

Administration Office: Mon-Fri 9 am-3 pm
Activities: Mon 1 pm-3 pm at 10 Victoria Ave; Tue-Fri 10 am-3 pm at Patricia Gardens
Service Area(s)
  • Dryden
  • Vermilion Bay
  • Wabigoon