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Human Services  

Local Information Sources

A shout-out to everyone who is working to keep people informed during this uncomfortable time.

Renfrew County and District Health Unit has links to the self-assessment tool, information about self-isolating, information for businesses and more.

Madawaska Valley Current has extensive information about what is happening and how to access services you may need.

The Wilno Community Billboard and Whats up in the Madawaska Valley Area are posting local updates.

The Eganville Leader and Moose FM have lots of local info.

Google, of course. Many businesses and organizations are updating their websites to let you know what their current situation.

Facebook, also of course. Many businesses and organizations post their latest information there.

Bernadette McCann House

If you, or someone you know, is experiencing abuse, call the

24-hour Crisis Support Line

or text 613-639-1233

Grief Support Group
Tue Apr 5
Tuesdays 1 - 3 pm

A FREE 6-week Grief Support Group
every Friday, starting Sept 17 for anyone who has experienced a death of a special person.
We provide a safe, confidential, and non-judgmental place to:

a) talk about your loss experience;
b) share memories of your special person who died; and
c) discuss grief related concerns

Please call to register by Thu Mar 31

For more info or to reserve, please call 613-756-3045 X 350

Madawaska Valley Hospice Palliative Care

Killaloe Area Food Bank
Tue Jun 28
12 North St, Killaloe
Every 2nd Tues
3 - 5 pm

Open every second Tuesday

Please Support your Food Bank

Non-perishable food items can be dropped of at the Killaloe Hardware Store

Money donations can be mailed to
Killaloe Area Food Bank
C/O P.O. Box 162
Killaloe Ontario K0J2A0.

Madawaska Valley Food Bank
2nd Tue, 4th Tue, Apr 28 2020
** Moved **
8 Martin Street, Barry's Bay
9:30 - 11:30 am

Provides temporary food relief to individuals and families in Barry’s Bay, Combermere, Wilno, Palmer Rapids, Madawaska and Whitney areas. The area defined by the 756, 758 & 637 telephone exchanges

Open 2nd & 4th Tuesday of the month
1st and 3rd Tuesday in November & December
Please arrive no earlier than 8:30 am.

Cars will be directed to line up along the opposite side of Martin Street, facing Main Street.
Pre-packed boxes of food will be placed into your vehicle or cart upon arriving at the front of the Food Bank.

E-mail transfers: (Preferred)
Mail: Box 161, Barry’s Bay, Ont. K0J 1B0

Eganville Food Bank
3rd Wed, 4th Wed, Apr 22 2020
9 am - 12 noon

Open 3rd & 4th Wed of every month

9 am - 12 noon

Eganville Clothing Bank

Eganville's Chic Boutique

Open Monday to Friday ~ 11 am to 3 pm
First Saturday of the month ~ 11 am to 3 pm

Fabulous fashions, footwear, dishes, drapes and bedding.
Many books, games, puzzles, movies and music.

Shop locally, save big and support your local community!

Live • Life • Better

Life Coach, Restorative Justice
and much more

Helen Benn is a Certified Professional Life Coach, Mediator, Restorative Justice Practitioner, Bio-Energy Therapy/Medicine Practitioner, Family Group Conference Coordinator and Mental Health First Aider, with a background of over 35 years in the Child Development/Special Education field.

Access Work Service
Ready • Willing • Able
Temporary Work Service
Provides short-term help to businesses and homeowners, and temporary jobs to people with barriers to employment.
Free Skills Training

Free Training For Eligible Adults

Who Can Take Our Training?
Ontario residents 19 years of age or older. Intake assessment will determine eligibility

How Can We Help?
Learn computer, writing, math or other essential skills.

Attend in person in Eganville or Barry's Bay or online with a live instructor.

And it's all FREE!

St. Joseph’s House - Closed Temporarily
Wed Jan 1 to Mon Sep 21 2020
Dafoe Rd, Combermere
2 pm

Clothing room

Household item service

Closed after Sat Sept 21 ~ re-opens Thu Nov 7

Donation Centre closed September and October,
re-opens Thu Nov 7.

BB Senior Home Support

Assisting Seniors (60 & Over) & The Physically Challenged

Meals On Wheels
Frozen Meals
Home Maintenance Referral
Telephone Reassurance
Friendly Visiting
Wheel Chair
Accessible Community Van
Barry's Bay Senior Home Support
St. Francis Memorial Hospital, 7 St. Francis Memorial Drive, Box 148 Barry's Bay
Ph: 613-756-2772     
Fax: 613-756-2784
Madawaska Valley Association for Community Living
A non-profit organization providing support to adults with developmental disabilities.
- living spaces
- an integrated summer day camp
- Activities +, a fully integrated community centre
-  Light Lunch Express teaches skills to transitional youth with intellectual disabilities
- connections to other supports and services

Madawaska Valley Association for Community Living
Corner of Hwy 60 & Stafford St, Barry's Bay

Living Without Violence Inc
Partner Assault Responce Program
Formerly the Men's Project
Aims to help men & women live a non-violent home life.

Office hours
Wed ~ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Mon-Fri by appt.
Box 790, Eganville
Community Resource Centre

Office now open as of July 5

Many community, health and social services programs to benefit individuals of all ages in Renfrew County and the District of Nippissing.

Toy Bus Prenatal Programs
Child Development Programs
Youth Programs
Seniors' Services

County Connections
County Connections is a
directory of hundreds of
services available to residents
of Renfrew County.
County Connections

A guide to human services in Renfrew County
Sexual Assault Centre

We are here to hear

Emotional support, information and advocacy to women and girls who have been affected by sexual violence whether recently or in the past.

Due to COVID-19 all in person groups and sessions are suspended. Peer counselling is available by phone

Support & Crisis Line is always available 24/7

All services are free and confidential

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Wilno Hills Gallery

Featuring Linda Sorensen's vibrant iconic paintings of the Natural World. Also available at the gallery: prints,

Pleasure Point Resort

Beautiful cottage resort located in Barry's Bay on Trout Lake. Lakeside 1, 2 & 3 bedroom cottages available. Swim,

Wilno Tavern Restaurant

Full service Polish & Canadian cuisine, live entertainment, catering, take-out. Featuring traditional Polish fare as

Charlie D's

Movie Rentals, Slickers Pure Homemade Ice Cream, Ulrich's Deli Sausages, Fries & Burgers at the Chip Stand, WiFi

The Mix Company

An exciting line of Gluten-Free Mixes. Designed to make a gluten-free/wheat-free diet easy, fun, and delicious!

Sands on Golden Lake

Eat, Rest & Play. Lakeside Dining. Newly updated rooms, spacious chalets with fireplaces, beautiful surroundings,

The Granary

Schnitzel House restaurant features unique & affordable German & Canadian cuisine. A locally owned & operated eatery

Direct Bearing - Valley Training

First Aid & CPR Training. Nationally recognized certification. Courses always running in the area. Small groups. Fun,