Community Care Durham

Site: Ajax-Pickering Office

Service: Respite Program

Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone 905-420-5010
Toll Free Phone 1-888-255-6680
Fax 905-839-5513
E-Mail webmaster@communitycaredurham.on.ca
Website www.communitycaredurham.on.ca
Located In Community Pickering
Address 1420 Bayly St, Unit 6
Pickering, ON L1W 3R4
 
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Intersection Liverpool Rd and Bayly St
Contact Information
Primary Contact Gennifer Doucette, Director, Respite & Assisted Living; Phone: 905-668-6854; Email: gdoucette@communitycaredurham.on.ca
Alternate Contact Emma Ramcharan, Administrative Coordinator; Phone: 905-430-8014; Email: eramcharan@communitycaredurham.on.ca
Primary Executive Laura Ricketts, Executive Director; Phone: 905-668-6378; Fax: 905-668-7190; Email: lricketts@communitycaredurham.on.ca
Description & Services
Description (Service) RESPITE PROGRAM 
Temporary relief to caregivers of the frail elderly and adults with needs related to physical health, and/or the effects of dementia through the In-Home Respite Program and Adult Day Program  
 
In-Home Respite personal care, assistance with the activities of daily living, social interactions, meal preparation, socialization and client-centered light homemaking support, service by Personal Support Workers * caregiver relief to family  
 
Adult Day Programs located in Clarington, Pickering, Uxbridge and Whitby * social and recreational activities in a group setting * assistance with daily living activities, lunch and refreshments 
 
LEAP Program (Long-Term Emergency Avoidance Program) * assist adults with needs related to aging, physical and/or mental health to remain at home, postponing long term care placement and reducing avoidable hospital emergency department use * client-centred assistance with routine living activities * bathing, dressing, light housekeeping * meal preparation, laundry and local drives by qualified Personal Support Workers 
 
Assisted Living Services (ALS) available in limited areas in Ajax, Clarington, Oshawa and Whitby * for high risk seniors who can reside at home, but may require personal support, homemaking, security checks and reassurance services on a scheduled and unscheduled basis
Hours Varies by location and service
Areas Served Durham Region
Eligibility Eligibility to attend Adult Day Programs is determined by Central East Community Care Access Centre (CECCAC) for information please call 905-430-3308 or 1-800-263-3877
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Call for information regarding other languages
Fees Please consult website for fees
Other Details
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Subjects
Service Categories Adult Day Programs ~ Older Adult/Aging Issues ; Adult Day Programs ~ Physical Disabilities ; Respite Care ; Respite Care ~ Older Adult/Aging Issues ; Respite Care ~ Physical Disabilities

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