Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone 905-837-0017
Fax 905-837-7535
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 Katrina Van Rhee, Manager; Phone: ext 226; Email: kvanrhee@communitycaredurham.on.ca
Alternate Contact Nelly Toomey, Administrative Assistant; Phone: ext 242; Email: ntoomey@communitycaredurham.on.ca
Volunteer Coordinator Marcy Marchuk, Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: ext 237; Email: mmarchuk@communitycaredurham.on.ca
Primary Executive Laura Ricketts, Executive Director; Phone: 905-668-6378; Fax: 905-668-7190; Email: lricketts@communitycaredurham.on.ca
Alternate Executive Sally Barrie, Director, Home Support; Phone: 905-668-6291; Fax: 905-668-7190; Email: sbarrie@communitycaredurham.on.ca
Description & Services
Description (Service) HOME SUPPORT PROGRAM 
Services that support adults and their caregivers with needs related to aging, physical and/or mental health * assists clients to remain in their own homes and communities, and to function as independently as possible. 
 
Home Support Services 
 
Transportation  
Drives for clients to medical appointments, shopping and personal business  
 
Home Help  
Light housekeeping assistance, and help with errands  
 
Home Maintenance  
Occasional minor repairs, yard work, grass cutting, snow shovelling or one-time clean-up  
 
Meals on Wheels™  
Nutritionally balanced meals to people who are unable to prepare meals or easily shop for groceries * hot or frozen meals are delivered by volunteers * special diets are available  
 
Luncheon Out  
An opportunity for adults with physical disabilities and the frail elderly to enjoy a nutritious meal, information and/or entertainment in a local, centrally located setting * luncheons are held at preset times * transportation can be arranged 
 
Friendly Visiting  
Volunteers visit on a regular basis with clients who are isolated * activities may include playing cards, taking walks, doing crafts or just enjoying pleasant conversation  
 
Telephone Security Checks  
Daily telephone contact with isolated clients offers reassurance and help when needed * service may be provided on an on-going basis or when family and friends are away
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Ajax ; Pickering
Eligibility Adults and their caregivers who have needs related to aging, physical and/or mental health
Application Call for information
Languages English
Fees Program ; Service ; Client pays for Transportation, Home Help, Home Maintenance, Meals on Wheels, Luncheon Out programs
Other Details
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Subjects
Service Categories Errand Running/Shopping Assistance ; Friendly Outreach Programs ; Home Delivered Meals ; Homemaker Assistance ; Senior Ride Programs ; Telephone Reassurance ; Volunteer Opportunities

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