Eastholme Home for the Aged

Site: Powassan

Service: East Parry Sound Community Support Services -Transportation Program

Description (Service) Wheelchair accessible van, and volunteer drivers utilizing their own vehicles, provide transportation for seniors and persons with cognitive and/or physical disabilities, who are unable to drive themselves and have no access to transportation. Transportation to medical appointments is the first priority, however seniors are also able to complete errands such as grocery shopping, banking etc.  
Community Support Services may be able to facilitate other special circumstances. These decisions are made on a case-by-case basis. Call main office for further information. 
All transportation is coordinated through the main office.  
Subsidized by Ontario Health. 
Managed by the Eastholme Board of Management.
Service Details
Public Comments Will provide transporation to COVID-19 vaccination clinics. Call office to make arrangements.
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served Armour ; Burk's Falls ; Callander ; Emsdale ; Joly ; Kearney ; Machar ; Magnetawan ; Nipissing ; Perry ; Powassan ; Ryerson ; South River ; Strong ; Sundridge ; East Parry Sound
Boundaries East Parry Sound District. Callander to the North, Chisholm to the East, all communities along Hwy 11 South to Novar, and Restoule/Commanda/Ahmic Harbour to the West.
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
Seniors and person's with cognitive and/or physical disabilities with no access to transportation.
Application Call main office.
Languages English
Fees Service ; 65 years and older $.27/km * ODSP and Ontario Works clients must contact their worker for approval
Address and Location
Located In Community Parry Sound District
Address & Map
East Parry Sound Community Support Services
8 King St
Powassan, ON P0H 1Z0
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Intersection King St and Armstrong Ave
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone Main Office: 705-724-6028
Toll Free Phone Main Office: 1-888-521-0000
Fax 705-724-3864
E-Mail lprice@eastholme.ca
Website https://eastholme.ca/community-services
Primary Contact Leslie Price, Program Coordinator; Email: lprice@eastholme.ca
Alternate Contact Shelly Bateman, Program Assistant; Email: sbateman@eastholme.ca
Mailing Address Box 58 
Powassan, ON P0H 1Z0

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