Patricia Region Senior Services

Site: Patricia Gardens

Service: Meals On Wheels

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Description & Services
Public Comments Supper meals are provided through the Dryden Regional Health Centre
Description (Service)
  • Assists seniors to live independently in the community through the provision of nourishing meals at a reasonable cost 
  • Consists of soup, salad, entree and dessert  
  • Prepares meals according to individuals' diet requirements  
  • Provides a choice of lunch for 3 days and/or supper for up to 7 days per week  
  • Meals are delivered by volunteers who provide regular social contact and check on the health and safety of the client
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm 
Meals on Wheels: Lunch delivered Mon, Wed, Fri 11:30 am-12 noon; Supper delivered Mon-Sun 4:30 pm-5 pm
Areas Served Dryden
Boundaries Must be living within the old Dryden town limits
Eligibility Ages: 60 year(s) and up 
Must meet one of the following criteria:  
  • The client is in receipt of or eligible to receive other long term care community services 
  • The client is isolated and requires social interaction or stimulation
  • Initial assessment required for program enrollment  
  • Meals must be pre-ordered at least 48 hours in advance  
  • Cancellation recommended and appreciated at least 12 hours in advance  
  • Supper meals can be ordered from 1 to 7 days per week, including statutory holidays 
  • Lunch meals can be ordered from 1 to 3 days per week
Languages English
Fees Service
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-223-5278
Fax 807-223-5273
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Contact Colleen Hill, Administrative Secretary; Phone: 807-223-5278 ext 25; Email:
Alternate Contact Tammy Rollins, Community Outreach; Phone: 807-223-5278 ext 29; Email:
Located In Community Dryden
Address 35 Van Horne Ave
Dryden, ON P8N 3B4
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Intersection Van Horne Ave and Princess St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) -- North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN)