Services | Avonlea, SK, Canada

By: Avonlea  09-12-2011
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Educating Our Youth

Avonlea School is a Kindergarten to Grade Twelve school with an excellent extracurricular program. Their well rounded school program includes:

* complete academic program
* correspondence and on-line courses available for subjects not offered
* special services
* speech and language therapist
* career/guidance services
* addictions/mental health services
* resource centre (audio/visual)
* core french from kindergarten to grade 10
* educational tours
* driver training
* competitive extracurricular sports
* yearbook and drama
* oratory, essay, poem & poster competitions
* playground
* ball diamonds
* music lessons available

Coteau Range Manor

Avonlea is exceptionally proud of the new Coteau Range Manor built on the edge of the Village with beautiful views of the prairie landscape, skies, sunrises and sunsets. The Manor is a modern, peaceful and professional 30 bed personal care home offering care to people who can no longer manage independently in their own home. It is designed to care for people in a home-like environment, encouraging each resident to function as independently as possible while the staff lends all of the necessary support needed.


* Levels 1 - 4 accommodated
* Couples welcome - split levels of care are welcome
* Respite care
* Registered Nurse on duty five days a week
* Nurse on call 24 hours a day/7 days a week
* Physician visits bi-weekly
* Weekly in house hair dresser
* Garden area, patio, large flower beds & lawn area
* Activities director on staff
* Spacious sitting area with natural gas fireplace
* Large screen television
* Weekly church services
* Birthdays & special occasions are celebrated
* Family & friends are always welcome
* Home Care for specific things

For further information or to arrange a visit please call the Manor at 306 868 2033.

An Active Senior's Centre

Avonlea has a very active seniors community that includes a senior's drop-in centre where you can always find a fun and friendly game of cards, pool or shuffle board to join in on, mixed with warm conversation.

Many come and go seniors' events are held throughout the year as well as various teas, family gatherings and socials that keep the senior community active and young at heart.

Other Services

* RCMP detachment in Avonlea
* Local emergency response team
* Fire Protection based in Avonlea
* Ambulance Service based in Moose Jaw health district
* 6 unit low rental housing complex for senior citizens
* Home care for seniors (nursing, home making, meals, home maintenance, transportation)
* Medical clinic - Avonlea based health nurse supplemented by weekly doctor visits
* Cable TV
* Cellphone coverage
* High-speed internet
* RM Village Office
* Public Library
* Water Plant
* Rural municipal village shop
* Garbage collection
* Recycle Bins
* Landfill


There are a wide variety of sport and recreation activities
available in the community offering something for everyone. Whether you are a recreational or a competitive athlete, you can stay fit and have fun in Avonlea. The area is also a hot spot for white tail deer, mule deer and uplands game hunting drawing hunters from all over North America. Here is a list of activities available in Avonlea:

* swimming
* figure skating
* baseball
* hunting
* hockey (minor and senior)
* fishing (summer and winter)
* golf
* waterskiing
* a jazz and tapp dancing club
* boating
* curling (home of the championship Campbell Brothers team)


* Avonlea Free Methodist Church
* Avonlea United Church
* Saint Peter's Anglican Church
* Saint Joseph's Catholic Church, Claybank

Organizations & Service Clubs

* Royal Canadian Legion
* Avonlea Lions Club
* Masonic Lodge
* Dirt Hills Wildlife Federation
* Knights of Columbus
* United Church Women
* Catholic Women's League

Relocation Packages

If you are considering moving to a friendly rural community within commuting distance from most major centres in South Central Saskatchewan, Avonlea is yours to discover. They offer excellent commercial and residential incentives to individuals and businesses interested in making Avonlea their home. Please call the Village Office for more information at (306) 868-2221.

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