Community Support Connections

Site: Rockway Centre

Service: Falls Prevention Education

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Organization Details
Alternate Name CV19
Areas Served Waterloo Region
Description & Services
Description (Service) Falls Prevention Education sessions are led by Registered Kinesiologists. Learn how to identify and address a wide range of factors that can cause falls. Sessions focus on strategies for healthy aging, including information on nutrition, balance, muscle and bone health, and mobility aids and assistive devices. 
 
The six-week series is offered ongoing at Rockway Centre in Kitchener, 1405 King Street East. Call us for other locations. Registration is required.
Hours Contact for class times at various locations. 
Rockway Centre Tues, Wed, Fri 2 - 3:30 pm
Eligibility Older adults and those who could benefit from the program
Application Please have an English speaking person call the office at 519-772-8787 * Complete a short intake with staff
Languages English
Fees None
Service Categories Fall Prevention Programs
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-772-8787
Fax 519-648-3737
E-Mail info@cscmow.org
Website www.communitysupportconnections.org
Address and Location Information
Public Comments Community Support Connections continues to monitor and assess new developments pertaining to COVID-19 (Coronavirus). 
 
The safety and health of our clients, volunteers, and staff are of paramount importance to us, and we are taking proactive measures to ensure we help mitigate the risks of COVID-19 exposure, and do our part as an organization to ‘flatten the curve’ of the outbreak. 
 
While group and in-home services are currently suspended, we are working with recommendations and best practices to provide safe and responsible service delivery in the following areas: 
 
Meals on Wheels (Delivered Monday – Friday to the clients’ doors) 
Grocery Shopping (Groceries will be picked up and delivered to the clients’ doors) 
Transportation (For medical-related appointments) 
Exercise and Falls Prevention (At-home workouts available here) 
Caregiver Support Groups (Via phone or video conferences) 
Friendly Visiting (Via phone or video conferences) 
 
Protocols and measures have been enacted to ensure client, volunteer, and staff safety. In addition, our program staff continue to communicate with clients on a regular basis, to ensure their needs are met. New client intakes are being conducted via telephone. 
 
Agency staff who are able to do so continue to work from home, so as to adhere to physical distancing polices as much as possible. Staff can still be reached via e-mail or telephone, and will respond to any questions or inquiries at their earliest possible convenience. 
 
We will continue to monitor the situation closely and will provide updates as required. In the meantime, we are exploring alternative options for our services and events in case the directive from Public Health changes.
Located In Community Kitchener
Address & Map
1405 King St E
Kitchener, ON N2G 2N9
Intersection Ottawa St and Charles St
Mailing Address c/o Community Support Connection - Meals on Wheels and More 
PO Box 29 
61 Woolwich St N 
Breslau, ON N0B 2M0
Physical Access Fully Accessible

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