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This Association maintains a list of people who are willing to help older adults with snow shoveling, shopping, odd jobs, cleaning services, etc. Call for information. Please note there is a fee for this service, to be negotiated between the individual and the provider.

Organization: Guelph Wellington Seniors Association  
Phone Numbers: Evergreen Centre 519-823-1291 * GWSA Community Support Services 519-837-5696
TTY: 519-826-9771
Fax: 519-823-8972
683 Woolwich St
Guelph, ON
N1H 3Y8
Intersection: Woolwich St and Speedvale Ave
Location: Guelph-North
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible    Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm * limited programming offered some evenings and weekends * Board of Directors meet third Wed of each month
Executives: Dorothe Fair - Board President
519-823-1291 ext 2689
Jennifer Blackie - Board Secretary
Public Contacts: Maryanne Wilford - Manager, Community Support Services
Adam Rutherford - Manager, Senior Services (Interim)
City of Guelph
519-822 -1260 ext 2684 *
Service Description: Works in partnership with the City of Guelph to operate the Evergreen Seniors Community Centre to promote seniors' activities and services.

Organizes special events and public interest forums, in addition to activities and services available throughout the year.

Supports the development and implementation of Senior Peer Led Community Support Services programs which include:
  • half-day social recreational program
  • Feeling Better Eat Well Nutrition Support
  • Feeling Better Move Well (in-home and group exercise)
  • telephone support and referral / telephone visiting

To learn more about programs and activities for seniors, see Evergreen Seniors Community Centre

Services and Programs:

Fees: Membership * Membership necessary to participate in GWSA activity groups and GWSA trips from the Centre. Discounted rates offered to GWSA members for courses, but membership not required
* participation in the GWSA Community Support Services programs
Application: Call or visit website for membership information: Become a member
Eligibility / Target Population: Older adults
Languages: English
Area Served:
Guelph ; Wellington County  
See Also: Advocacy and Social Action for Seniors
Community Support Services

This information was last completely updated on October 31, 2018

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