Regional Initiatives - Sarnia Lambton
North Lambton Community Health Centre (NLCHC)– 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 North Lambton Community Health Centre 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 NLCHC 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.
Canadian Red Cross Sarnia Lambton - The Canadian Red Cross Society is a Canadian humanitarian charitable organization and one of 189 national Red Cross and Red Crescent societies. The mission of the Canadian Red Cross is to improve the lives of vulnerable people by mobilizing the power of humanity in Canada and around the world. Our local community programs are : Transportation, Meals on Wheels, Nutritional Networking, Homeward Bound, Health Care Equipment Rentals, Disaster Management, First Aid and CPR, Swimming and Water Safety, and RespectED (Violence Prevention Program). For more information, click here.
Lambton Seniors Association - The Lambton Seniors Association (LAS) is a non-profit charitable organization on a mission to strengthen the ability of Lambton County seniors to participate actively and directly in issues which affect their quality of life. Click here to learn more about the LAS.