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 Shirley Armstrong, Administrative Coordinator; Phone: 905-668-6223 ext 237; Email: sarmstrong@communitycaredurham.on.ca
Primary Executive Laura Ricketts, Executive Director; Phone: 905-668-6378; Fax: 905-668-7190; Email: lricketts@communitycaredurham.on.ca
Alternate Executive Gennifer Doucette, Director, Respite & Assisted Living; Phone: 905-668-6854; Fax: 905-668-7190; Email: gdoucette@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 Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
 
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 call for information
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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