Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone 705-432-2900
Fax 705-432-3362
E-Mail webmaster@communitycaredurham.on.ca
Website www.communitycaredurham.on.ca
Site Location Lower level of the municipal building
Located In Community Cannington
Address 1 Cameron St E
Cannington, ON L0E 1E0
 
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Intersection Laidlaw St and Cameron St
Contact Information
Primary Contact Lorrie Houston, Manager; Phone: 905-985-9861; Email: lhouston@communitycaredurham.on.ca
Alternate Contact Bethany Starr, Adminstrative Assistant; Phone: ext 225; Email: bstarr@communitycaredurham.on.ca
Volunteer Coordinator Marcy Marchuk, Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: 905-837-0017 ext 237; Fax: 905-837-7535; 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
Mailing Address Box 176 
1 Cameron St E 
Cannington, ON L0E 1E0
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 
 
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 pre-set times * transportation is available if required 
 
Friendly Visiting  
Volunteer visits on a regular basis with lonely or isolated clients * activities may include playing cards, taking walks, doing crafts or just enjoying pleasant conversation 
 
Telephone Reassurance 
Daily telephone contact with isolated clients * reassures them that help is available when needed * ongoing basis or when family and friends are away 
 
Foot Care Clinics  
For those who, because of medical conditions, cannot manage their own foot care * foot care is provided by a nurse trained in basic and/or advanced foot care in a clinic setting * includes trimming toe nails, massaging and monitoring the condition of the feet * education on caring for foot problems
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Brock
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, Foot Care program
Other Details
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Subjects
Service Categories Congregate Meals/Nutrition Sites ; Errand Running/Shopping Assistance ; Friendly Outreach Programs ; Home Delivered Meals ; Home Maintenance and Minor Repair Services ; Homemaker Assistance ; Podiatry/Foot Care ; Senior Ride Programs ; Specialized Information and Referral ; Telephone Reassurance

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