Rainy River District Home Support Program

Site: Atikokan

Service: Meals On Wheels

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Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Assists seniors to live independently in the community through the provision of nourishing meals at a reasonable cost 
  • Coordinates with hospital to deliver pre-made meals to individual's homes including those on special diets 
  • 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-4:30 pm 
Meals on Wheels: Delivery is Mon-Fri for lunch and/or supper
Areas Served Atikokan
Boundaries West to Seine River, East to Huronian
Eligibility Seniors aged 60 yrs and over with health care needs and/or individuals with health care needs or physical disabilities
  • Call to make arrangements 
  • Requires 1 day advance notice for orders and 1 day notice for cancellation
Languages English
Fees Program
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone Main 807-597-6001 
Fax 807-597-6002
E-Mail t.jalava@rhcf.on.ca
Website www.riversidehealthcare.ca/community-support-services-home-support-programs
Primary Contact Tracy Jalava, Administrative Assistant
Alternate Contact Brenda Wood, Community Support Services Manager; Email: b.wood@rhcf.on.ca
Site Location Fotheringham Court Apartments
Located In Community Atikokan
Address Fotheringham Court Apartment Complex
418 Steerola St, Apt 204
Atikokan, ON P0T 1C0
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Intersection Steerola St and Mercury Ave W
Mailing Address PO Box 1887 
Atikokan, ON P0T 1C0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1983
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) -- North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN)