RM of Emerson Franklin Senior Services
Office Hours: Monday and Wednesday 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
Friday 8:00 am to 3:45 pm
Please Contact: Lorri French
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Emerson Franklin Senior Services
Emerson Franklin Senior Services would like to know if you would like any of the following services provided:
-As the Emerson Franklin Senior Services coordinator, I coordinate and provide support resources and services to seniors and seniors with disabilities in our community.
-We assist them in maintaining independent living as long as they can be safe. Emerson Franklin Services promotes education regarding health, safety and overall well-being.
-We provide friendly visiting, safety checks, transportation, shopping, errands, congregate meal program three times a week and meals on wheels @ $7.00 a meal. Delivery free of charge in Dominion City.
-Mental Health awareness workshops, planning and promoting health programs to benefit seniors and foot care clinics.
-We offer Victoria Lifeline to keep our seniors safe, Erik kits, Mobility Equipment, Housekeeping and odd jobs.
Contact Lorri French @427-2869.
Emerson Franklin Handi-Van
The Emerson Franklin Handi-van is provided primarily for the use and enjoyment of the Senior Citizens and disabled persons in the Municipality of Emerson-Franklin with funding from the Province of Manitoba and the Municipality of Emerson Franklin. The Emerson Franklin Handivan is available to all residents of the Municipality of Emerson Franklin and area upon request.
town limits - each trip will cost $5.00
Emerson-Franklin Seniors/Community Groups/Medical:
$.50 per km calculated for loaded kilometers
Emerson-Franklin Residents: for private rentals – $50.00 deposit cleaning/cancellation. The deposit will be returned if no cleaning is required and if the trip is not cancelled in the week before the trip - $.50 per km calculated from DC
Non-Emerson-Franklin Rentals - for any use - $250 deposit and $.55 per km calculated from DC.
The deposit will be returned to the renter if there is no damage and mileage is paid.
Emerson Taxi Services- Phone Number- 204-612-3849
Rural residents of southeast Manitoba have a new option when it comes to short distance travel. Emerson Taxi will help customers get from point A to B. The service has been used for a variety of reasons including medical appoints, rides to work, shopping, excursions, trips to the emergency unit, and special events like weddings and socials where clients are looking for a safe ride.
Foot Care Clinics
Dominion City in Abbeyfield House – January 22, 2019
Emerson Hospital – January 29, 2019
If you would like an appointment, please contact Lorri @ 427-2869.
Emerson Franklin Food Bank
We are moving!
The Emerson Franklin Food Bank is moving to a new permanent location at 21 main St. Emerson, Manitoba as of January 21, 2019.
The change will better assist volunteers in completing their tasks and provide clients easier access to the facility.
Our Food Bank would like to Thank the United Church for their long-standing support these many years.
If at the beginning, you have concerns about getting to the new location please let one of our volunteers know.
We hope that the change will ultimately benefit both Clients and Volunteers.
Thank- you for your patience in this transition time.
Indoor Walking -Abbeyfield Lower Level-
Please enter at the side door Walk treadmills or the loop
When: Tuesdays and Thursdays
Starting Thursday, Jan, 2019
Where: Abbeyfield House
Time: 10:30 – 12:00 pm
Zumba Classes in Emerson if enough interest
When: To be determined
Where: Emerson Community Complex
Cost: $50.00 for all 6 classes or $10.00 drop in fee.
Please register with Lorri French by January 23, 2019
Phone # 427-2869
Lori Rempel – Self Love Expert – Excellent Workshop
Like you, Self Love expert and co-author Lori Rempel has seen Self Love defined numerous ways over the years. Is it selfish or foundational? Is it arrogant or necessary? Does it bring out the worst or the best of someone? Can anyone choose and succeed at loving themselves or is it only for the chosen few?
With years of coaching, speaking and real-life experience, Lori's message is simple and powerful: Self Love is the foundation of successful relationships, it is available to everyone, and it works. Real, authentic Self Love brings out the best in you and everyone around you!
Lori is known for her practical style of coaching that turns complex into simple. She’s helped people around the world find peace, clarity and self-worth through easy-to-use tools and techniques. Lori shares with clients and listeners that Self Love is a moment by moment choice and not about age, colour, race, gender or circumstances. Self Love is for everyone, every day.
As a speaker and teacher, Lori’s fusion of real-life stories and authentic techniques connect her with her audience at an intimate, intense and individual level. She has presented her Self Love message to a variety of groups and has taught numerous workshops, including her first weekend retreat last year. Lori is also extremely excited to be a co-author of a soon-to-be-released book titled In the Spirit of Bliss.
Where: Roseau River Hall - Roseau River, MB
When: February 13th, 2019
Time: 1:00 pm
Register by January 25th 2019
Where: New Horizon Hall – Emerson, MB
When: February 27th, 2019
Time: 10:00 am
Register by January 25th.
Shopping Trip to Morden and Winkler
Where: Morden Giant Tiger Walmart & Lunch out at "Ralph’s” Restaurant
When: January 31, 2019
Time: 8:30am pickup @ Emerson
9:00am pickup @ Dominion City
Cost: $10.00 each
Contact Lorri @427-2869
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