Family Services Perth-Huron

Site: Stratford - Avondale United Church

Service: Seniors Connection & Support Group

Record #: PER1674
Last Modified: 09 Jan 2024
Last Full Update: 02 Jan 2024


Description (Service)
Connection & Support group for Seniors to:
  • meet new people and form connections with others
  • express yourself in a safe, confidential space
  • maintain social connection, hope and resilience
  • increase self-esteem, share information, and learn from each other
  • hear how others are navigating and coping through COVID19
  • know that you are not alone and others are struggling with similar issues
  • learn about different topics like assertive communication, effective listening, grief and loss, understanding feelings, interpersonal communication, emotion regulation skills, mindfulness, self-care and self-compassion

This is an open group and participants can choose to attend as often as they would like but everyone will need to pre-register at least one week before their first time attending. To register call Angie Carter 519-273-1020 Ext 104

Service Details


2nd Tue of the month 2 pm-3:30 pm

Areas Served Perth County
Eligibility Ages: 55 year(s) and up 
Men and women aged 55+ who live/work in Perth County

Call 519-273-1020 and ask for Intake/Angie Ext 104

Languages English
Fees None

Address and Location

Site Location Stratford
Located In Community Stratford
Address & Map
Avondale United Church, 194 Avondale Ave
Stratford, ON
Canada N5A 6N4
Intersection Avondale Ave between Charles St and Caledonia St
Mailing Address Family Services Perth-Huron, 142 Waterloo St S 
Stratford, ON 
Canada N5A 4B4
Physical Access Fully accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 519-273-1020
Toll Free Phone 1-800-268-0903
Fax 519-273-6993
Social Media Facebook Facebook:
Primary Contact Intake; Phone: 519-273-1020
Alternate Contact Kate Aarssen, Clinical Supervisor

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