Personal Care

Provided below is a list of exceptional services that ROSSS provides for personal care. Contact our Manotick office at 613-692-4697 or the Metcalfe office at 613-821-1101 for any more information you require regarding our services.


FOOT CARE

We offer regular professionally-staffed and convenient Foot Care Clinics to take care of your foot aches, problems and overall maintenance. Booking in advance is required. For more information, please contact the Manotick office at 613-692-4697.


Equipment Loans

We offer a variety of personal care equipment items for short term use at no cost!

If you or someone you know requires the use of a medical item such as a bath bench, walker, commode, bed rail, etc. ROSSS has got your covered. Simply contact us at

Rural Ottawa South Support Services is truly grateful for the generous donations of equipment from community members. To ensure the quality and safety of our items, and due to a limited amount of space, we are only able to accept certain pieces of equipment.

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No longer need your Equipment?

We are currently accepting:

Gently used or new condition (3 years old or newer)

· Raised Toilet Seats

· Bath Chairs

· Bed Rails

· 2 or 4 Wheeled Walkers

· Wedge Cushions

· Transfer (Transport) Wheelchairs

We are not currently accepting:

· Canes

· Commodes

· Large Wheelchairs (self propelled)

· Air Casts or slings

· Bath Benches

Please note: Due to limited space ROSSS cannot accept these items:

If you have any questions or are unclear about our ability to take an item, feel free to contact us.

·        Hospital Beds

·        Specialised/custom wheelchairs

·        Furniture

·        Medical products of any kind

Any equipment which we are not able to use may be donated to the following community organizations -:

·         Beth Donovan Hospice – 1107 French Settlement Rd, Kemptville. 613 258-9611

·         Salvation Army - 2 Oxford St West, Kemptville

·         TLC Medical Supply – 104 Maley St, Kemptville (Please call first - (613) 258-3344


COMPANIONSHIP

Friendly Visiting
ROSSS volunteers conduct regular visits with homebound clients in our community with the aim to reduce isolation and loneliness through friendship and support. For information please contact the Manotick office at 613-692-4697 or the Metcalfe office at 613-821-1101.

Telephone Assurance
ROSSS volunteers regularly contact clientele by telephone to ensure and verify the well-being and security of vulnerable members of our community. For information please contact the Manotick office at 613-692-4697 or the Metcalfe office at 613-821-1101


GATEWAY TO CARE

Gateway to Care can be your key to staying connected in the community. We believe that fostering an active lifestyle is an important part of a healthy community. Because staying in your home doesn’t mean staying in the house.

Providing a wide range of services including, but not limited to, personal care, yard maintenance, snow removal, house cleaning and respite care. Please call us at 613-692-4697 or email, info@rosss.ca


INCOME TAX

ROSSS volunteers are ready and available to assist you in preparing your income tax and benefit return papers. Contact our Manotick office at 613-692-4697 or the Metcalfe office at 613-821-1101