About

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East Wellington Community Services supports families and individuals in the Town of Erin and Guelph-Eramosa Township by providing services that address their healthcare, transportation and social service needs.

Our Services

  • Senior’s Programs for those over the age of 55
  • Door-to-door accessible transportation services
  • Hunger Relief Programs
  • Support services and resources for those dealing with tragedies, illnesses, housing problems, financial hardship, family conflict, and more

Funding Partners

  • Town of Erin – Summer Camps http://www.erin.ca/erin-camp
  • Guelph Eramosa Township
  • United Way Guelph Wellington Dufferin
  • Feed Ontario – Monsanto/Bayer Fund (Breakfast Program)
  • Waterloo-Wellington Local Health Integrated Network
  • County of Wellington
  • Government of Canada

Board Members

  • Laurie Davis
  • Kerry Russelo
  • Karen Stewart
  • Christopher Wood
  • Mike Kieley
  • Kelly Meeussen
  • Britney Rodgers
  • Sandra Wood
  • Madeleine Hague
  • Carol Petryschuk
  • Joanna Goode

Staff

  • Kari Simpson, Chief Executive Officer
  • Tammy McGugan, Director, Finance & Administration
  • Stephanie Conway, Manager, Food Bank & Fund Development
  • Barb Carscadden, Manager, Volunteer Engagement & Transportation Services
  • Francesca Fernandes, Manager, Older Adults Programming
  • Julia Martin, Manager, Community Supports
  • Amanda Kosher, Community Support Worker
  • Lorilee Bowman, Community Support Worker
  • Jamie Hopkin, Youth Support Worker
  • Lindsey Fleming, Marketing and Admin Assistant
  • Krista Heilesen, Transportation Coordinator
  • Lorraine Snowball,  Assistant Manager, Adult Day Program
  • Diana Johnston, Facilitator, Adult Day Program 
  • Christine Holgate, Personal Support Worker, Adult Day Program
  • Lynn Carpentier, Personal Support Worker, Adult Day Program
  • Dave Lunge, Transportation Services
  • Rick Hawes, Transportation Services​