ABOUT

Purpose
  • CCMF is a local parent-driven community group, striving to meet the needs of medically fragile children/young adults and their families.  We offer financial and emotional support to these families.  Our home, "Standing Oaks" is a life-long home for the residents.  Respite care for parental relief is available to the medically fragile children/young adults of Lambton County
     

Vision
  • Lead in the awareness of the needs of the medically fragile children/young adults in Lambton County (inclusive of Standing Oaks), while recognizing their uniqueness, their right to dignity and their quality of life
     

Mission
  • Optimize the quality of life for medically fragile children/young adults of Sarnia-Lambton and ensure that all community agencies are fulfilling their obligation

  • Enhance our profile as strategic communicators for the medically fragile through community partnerships and public awareness

  • Recruit new volunteers who respect the CCMF vision and are able to fulfill their obligations of their commitment

  • Advocate for resources and the implementation of programs that will ensure the special needs of the medically fragile are identified and met
     

Goals  
  • Our "Hands on Art" and the music program will continue 

  • It is hoped that the Interactive Experience will grow to a larger scale and become widely recognized in the medically fragile community without barriers

  • CCMF’s Trans-Van service to be utilized to its full capabilities. If you have a medically fragile child/youth or young adult, you need to become a CCMF member to utilize this service. *Please ask for more details. 

  • Standing Oaks offers respite care for parental relief to our medically fragile community in Sarnia/Lambton. 

Our Philosophy 
STAFF

ADMINISTRATION

 JOAN ARMSTRONG - EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR 

PROGRAM INSTRUCTORS

FRANK BRENNAN & VAL SCHMIDT - MUSIC INSTRUCTORS

SUE BENDALL - ART INSTRUCTOR

STANDING OAKS STAFF

Shout out to the amazing staff at Standing Oaks for the continued great work.

You are appreciated!! 

MARCH OF DIMES

APRIL NELMES | Regional Manager 

March of Dimes Canada

c/o Western Sarnia-Lambton

Research Park

1086 Modeland Road,

BLDG. 1050 Sarnia, Ontario N7S 6L2

Phone:  519-332-4702 Fax: 519-332-6569

DAWN CHESNEY | Community Support Supervisor

 

March of Dimes Canada

Phone: 519-332-4703 Fax: 519-332-6569

BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Laura

Darcy Winch  

PRESIDENT

Laura Mele 

VICE PRESIDENT

Marg Jackson

TREASURER
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Mary Weerdenburg

SECRETARY