Qualified nurses with Advanced Foot Care certification provide services that include:
- Basic foot care treatment
- Special treatment for the diabetic foot
- Care of corns & calluses
- Treatment of dry skin
- Education on foot care
- ...and much more
Appointments are scheduled four days a week at The Seniors Centre.
Exercising With Arthritis
Volunteers trained by a physiotherapist guide people with arthritis through exercises that include gentle aerobics and stretching for muscles and joints. Registration and fee payment required.
A physiotherapist from the Canadian Arthritis Society is available for assessment, treatment, exercise, and education for people managing arthritic conditions. Appointment required.
Blood Pressure Checks
Trained volunteers are available on four specific days each month to take blood pressures. Drop-in.
- First Friday from noon to 2:00pm
- Second Tuesday from noon to 2:00pm
- Third Wednesday from noon to 2:00pm
- Fourth Thursday from noon to 2:00pm
A certified, registered practitioner provides massage and stretching techniques to aid the person to improve balance, rejuvenation, and relaxation for more flexible movement.
Health & Wellness ProgramsWe have a number of programs designed to promote healthy aging. Click here for details.
Medical DrivesBeginning November 1, 2013, all medical drive services for new and existing clients will be provided by VON.
Please call 613.634.0130 for more information.