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no meeting April 22VCA AGM – Planned for April 22 – postponed


Will be rescheduled once we have the “all clear” from Health Canada for public meetings.
In the meantime all the documents for the meeting have been posted on the VCA website in the About VCA section.

Care-mongering in The Village

stuck at home
Are you self-isolating but need to run some errands?  Talk to us!  We can help.

We are setting up a central email to contact if you need someone to help.

Contact Mona Babin 
mtmbabin@gmail.com


We can:

  • Pick up your grocery order
  • Pick up your mail
  • Pick up your prescription
  • Walk the dog
  • Shovel your walk (Let’s hope nobody needs this!)
  • Run to the post office
  • Pick up your wine order (we are Villagers after all..)
  • Something else?
If you can volunteer to assist with any of these tasks can you contact us as well please.  We would like to build a team of resources available to assist. Contact Mona Babin mtmbabin@gmail.com

Guidelines:
  • All requests and instructions provided over the phone or through email.
  • Volunteers will not enter your home – but call ahead and leave your delivery on your porch.
  • All health precautions will be taken to ensure everyone is safe. 

Let’s put this into place ASAP so we can help our neighbours.

Food Options when you are “grounded”


Grocery ordering on-line for curbside pick-up – usually the same or next day.  They offer different time slots for pick up and will notify you when your order is ready.  
Other food delivery options
 
Hello Fresh
  • Prepackaged complete meal ingredients which you prepare according to the recipes selected
  • Delivered to your home weekly or as needed
  • www.hellofresh.ca
Good Food
  • Prepackaged complete meal ingredients which you prepare according to the recipes selected
  • Delivered to your home weekly or as needed
  • www.makegoodfood.ca
truLOCAL grounded

Got your meds?

  • Our local pharmacies offer free delivery.  If you want to visit the stores they are also offering exclusive hours for Seniors and anyone with health risks.   
Simpson’s Pharmacy
  • 8:30 to 11:00 every day is for Seniors or anyone with health risks
  • They would prefer you didn’t visit the store unless necessary
  • Offering curb-side pick up as well
  • simpsonspharmacy.ca
Shoppers Drugmart
  • Free delivery of prescriptions
  • First hour every day is for Seniors or anyone with health risks
  • www1.shoppersdrugmart.ca

Things We All Can Do:

  1. Stay informed and follow advice of health authorities; Ontario Government website, Public Health Ontario 1-866-797-0000; Niagara Region Public Health 1-888-505-6074.
  2. Maintain social distancing: keep at least 3 feet away from anyone who is coughing or sneezing.
  3. Avoid handshakes or hugs; for greetings, try elbow touching or “hand to heart” gestures.
  4. Stay home if you’re sick.
  5.  Visit Public Health Ontario to learn what “Self-Isolation” means.
Travelers returning to Canada, should self-monitor for symptoms of Covid-19 (fever, couch or difficulty breathing) for 14 days; we encourage self-isolation for the same period.
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