Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone 905-623-2261
Fax 905-623-2604
E-Mail webmaster@communitycaredurham.on.ca
Website www.communitycaredurham.on.ca
Site Location Garnet B. Rickard Complex
Located In Community Bowmanville
Address 2440 Hwy 2, Unit 1
Bowmanville, ON L1C 0K6
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Intersection Highway 2 and Regional Road 57
Contact Information
Primary Contact Debbie Kalogris, Administrator; Phone: 905-623-8206; Email: dkalogris@communitycaredurham.on.ca
Alternate Contact Linda Draper, Program Assistant; Phone: 905-623-4722; Email: ldraper@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
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  
Drives for clients to medical appointments, shopping and personal business * for Clarington clients, a specially designed wheelchair accessible van is available 
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  
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 offers reassurance and help when needed * service may be provided on an ongoing basis or when family and friends are away  
Foot Care  
Community Clinics provide foot care by registered practical nurses * regular appointments are booked for clients at each site
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Clarington
Eligibility Adults 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 programs
Other Details
Physical Access Fully Accessible
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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