Provides seniors and persons with disabilities with professional and affordable foot care treatments to enhance mobility and a healthy lifestyle.
The Foot Care Clinic is staffed by registered practical nurses who provide treatment of minor foot problems such as corns and calluses, cutting of toenails, massage to improve circulation and padding to reduce pressure.
When more serious problems or health issues are detected, the nurse can provide a referral to other appropriate professional services. The Foot Care Clinic is open Monday thru Thursday and an appointment is necessary. When a waiting list exists, the nurse determines eligibility for service based on the patient's date of application, needs and pre-existing health conditions.
EligibilityFoot Care Clinic services are available to persons who are residents of Leamington, Kingsville or Wheatley and are:
- A senior; or
- An adult living with diabetes, poor circulation or other medical conditions which necessitates regular professional foot care services; or who is unable to provide proper foot care for themselves because of a developmental or physical disability
CostThe cost of foot care services is $20.00 per visit. The cost for amputees will be assessed prior to service. Persons served pay directly for services at the time they are performed.
Hours of OperationThe Foot Care Clinic is open Monday thru Thursday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
LocationThe Foot Care Clinic is located in Room #104 at the Sun Parlor Home for Seniors, 175 Talbot Street East in Leamington.
Waiting ListProfessional foot care services are in high demand and from time to time there is a waiting list for services. Acceptance and scheduling of new patients will be considered on the following criteria:
- Date of application
- Urgency and/or pre-existing medical condition and/or disability
Foot Care Clinic
South Essex Community Council
215 Talbot St. E.
Leamington, ON N8H 3X5
Phone: (519) 326-0081
Fax: (519) 326-0081