Service for Seniors

Killarney Office
Located at 415 Broadway Ave - 2nd level.
To inquire or receive services call Wenda Anderson @ 523-7115

Wenda Anderson

Wenda grew up on a farm east of Minto and moved to Killarney in 1981. She spent 15 years working at Tri Lake Health Centre she has also worked at Killarney Coop.

Wenda was hired by the Municipality of Killarney Turtle Mountain as the Coordinator for Killarney Services for Seniors in April of 2011. Since that time, she enjoys supporting seniors in the community by identifying existing resources, planning activities, developing new services and acts as a focal point for access of information and referrals.

She is definitely the “go to” person for seniors and their families. She works closely with volunteers and fee-for-service providers to help seniors maintain independence in the community. 

Wenda and her husband Brian were married in 1986. They raised their three sons in the community and are proud grandparents of 3 grandchildren. Wenda enjoys spending time with family and loves to entertain. Her hobbies include gardening, painting, painting pumpkins and diamond dot.

Killarney Services to Seniors is aimed at supporting seniors and the disabled in the Municipality of Killarney-Turtle Mountain and area, in their efforts at maintaining community living status. The Services to Seniors Coordinator identifies existing resources, develops new services for seniors and acts as a focal point for access of information and referral.

These services are provided by mobilizing volunteers and fee - for - service providers to help seniors maintain independence in the community.

Types of Services include:

  • Emergency Response Systems (Lifeline)
  • Emergency Response Information Kits (E.R.I.K)
  • Information/Referral Services
  • Advocacy
  • Friendly Visiting
  • Daily Hello
  • Shopping & Errands
  • Yard Work
  • Housekeeping
  • Transportation/Escort Services
  • Companion Services
  • Home Repair
  • Socialization & Recreational Activities
  • Education workshops
  • Clinics i.e. Foot care, Diabetes
  •  Exercise Classes

Killarney Support Services to Seniors Needs Volunteers:

  • Do you like helping others?
  • Do you like to do odd jobs?
  • Do you like to get involved in your community?
  • Then Volunteering to help Seniors is right for you!

To be a volunteer or a fee-for-service worker please call Wenda @ 523-7115