Regional Initiatives - Grand Bend
Grand Bend Area Community Health Centre (GBACHC) - Home Safety and Grab Bars Program - This program targets seniors aged 65 years+, who are at risk for falls. The program covers the cost of grab bars and their installation for people who cannot afford to do so. A GBACHC occupational therapist (OT) will come to your home to identify potential changes in your home that could improve your safety including any equipment that would be helpful and/or referrals to additional healthcare professionals or in home supports. Click here to download a referral form. To learn more about the Home Safety and Grab Bar Program, click here.
VON - Exercise Program - As part of Ontario’s commitment to help more seniors stay healthy and active, the Erie St. Clair Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) has chosen the ESC VON to provide group exercise and falls prevention classes. Click here for more details on the VON Exercise Program.
Lambton Elderly Outreach - The Lambton Elderly Outreach offers community support services to seniors over the age of 60 and those over the age of 18 who have a disability. These services include: Home Help, Homemakers, Caregiver Respite and Support Service, Volunteer Transportation and Van Transportation, 55 Alive Driver Refresher Training, Meals on Wheels, Grocery Shopping program, Friendly Visiting*, Diner's Club, Forever Fit* and SAFE Fitness & Falls Prevention* will help keep you physically active. We also provide Home Maintenance and Brokered Maintenance and Client Intervention & Assistance* program. All of our services are designed to promote dignity and Independence. Click here to learn more about Lambton Elderly Outreach.
The Municipality of Lambton Shores - Seniors Services - With plenty to see and do, and beautiful housing facilities throughout the municipality, seniors in Lambton Shore can be comfortable, safe and happy. Click here for more information on Seniors Services in the Municipality of Lambton Shores.