Errand Running/Shopping Assistance

Programs that offer the services of individuals who are available to make short trips to purchase groceries, pick up prescriptions, withdraw or deposit money in the bank, drop off or retrieve laundry and do other small tasks for older adults, people with disabilities and other individuals who cannot leave their homes or are otherwise unable or prefer not to perform these tasks for themselves.

 

Services

Provides transportation to and from medical appointments, shopping, banking, errands, or other activities.

Provides support services by qualified professionals that improve the quality of life for seniors.  Hourly, weekend, short term, long term, and respite care available.  Staff are properly screened, fully licensed and insured.  Services include:

Personal care

Retirement and assisted living facility in Waterdown.  Provides support services by qualified professionals that improve the quality of life for seniors.  Hourly, weekend, short term, long term, and respite care available.  Fees vary according to service and level of care provided.  Staff are pro

Offers shopping services every other week for Flamborough residents who are unable to get to the grocery store. Clients provide their grocery list and a volunteer will do their shopping and deliver their groceries to their home.

Supports vulnerable, isolated older adults and seniors 55+ experiencing hunger, homelessness and income insecurity during the COVID-19 pandemic. This includes those who are living outside in temporary shelter.

Glanbrook Community Services provides participants with transportation services to medical appointments, dental appointments, errands, to visit friends, grocery and general shopping.  Drivers will wait and can assist participants with purchases.  Out-of-town trips may be arranged upon request, so

A free bus service for seniors to local grocery stores every two weeks for tenants in seniors' apartments. Pick-up locations are located throughout the city. Please call for details.

This is a partnership between Wesley, Danny's No Frills, Fortinos, and the HSR.

Provides driver companions to transport older adults to and from medical appointments, shopping centres, grocery stores, the bank, or social events and gatherings.

Takes individualized grocery lists from clients, shops in the store of the client's choice, and if required puts the groceries away upon delivery.

If a client wants products from two different stores they will be charged for 2 deliveries.

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