GWSA Member/Non-member rights or privileges
Do I have to be a member of the GWSA to eat in the Evergreen Restaurant?
How can I register to volunteer with the GWSA?
How can I donate to the GWSA?
You can also donate books or audio-visual materials to the Library. For more information about book or audio-visual donations , please call the Information Desk at 519-823-1291.
How can I resize the printing on the GWSA website?
Can I register for card games/group activities/volunteering online?
- People wanting to register for courses must use the Regexpress process as outlined in the Guelph Community Guide.
- GWSA membership registrations must be done in person or over the phone. We need to know they have registered, give them a GWSA membership card and a new member package. Online is not an option for GWSA membership.
Do you have to be a GWSA member to go on trips?
Do you have to be a member of the GWSA to take courses?
Questions about the Evergreen Centre
How can I view the current events at the Evergreen Seniors Community Centre on the website?
There is also a link to our online “Calendar” on the Navigation Bar at the top of every web page. This gives information on all GWSA activities for several months at a time.
Can I get the Sentinel delivered to my home? Mailed? Download online?
In addition, the Sentinel can be downloaded here.
Is it possible to rent rooms at the Evergreen Centre for community events?
Please call the front desk for complete details — 519-823-1291. Ask to speak with Tracy.
Do I have to be a senior to volunteer at the Evergreen Seniors Community Centre?
Services for Seniors
How can I find out what Canadian Federal and Provincial programs and services are available to seniors?
A corresponding Provincial Guide to Programs and Services for Seniors is here.
The Province of Ontario has also published Aging with Confidence: Ontario’s Action Plan for Seniors.
Where can I get help with my income tax forms?
There is also a tax specialist who does personal taxes for a nominal charge at the Evergreen. Enquire at the front desk (519-823-1291) for making an appointment during tax time.
What do I do if I suspect telephone or other fraudulent activities?
Where can I upgrade my skills as an older driver?
Are there any programs that offer assistance to seniors who need to make adaptations/renovations to their home?
- Homeowner Residential Rehabilitation Assistance Program RRAP for needed home repairs
- Home Adaptations for Seniors’ Independence (CMHC)