A support service that provides supervised programming in a group setting for adults to assist them to achieve and maintain their maximum level of functioning, to prevent premature and inappropriate institutionalization, and to provide respite and information for caregivers.
May include: planned social, recreational and physical activities, meals, and transportation (if required), personal support/attendant care and minor health care service (e.g., monitoring medication).
Usually located in a hospital, senior’s centre or other community location, the service is provided for all or part of a day, or, in a few locations, during the evening. User fees may apply.
Chinese seniors aged 55 years or over. Individuals in early stages of dementia and other health issues.
Metropolitan Toronto, York Region
Adult day programs
Scarborough Location: $20.00 per day (9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.) includes lunch and snacks.
Sliding scale available. Centre located at Victoria Park Ave / McNicoll.
York Region Location: $38.00 per day Centre located at Leslie / Major Mackenzie.
Extended hours available (additional cost may apply)
Monday to Saturday .
Special Chinese program and meals.
Other paid services: foot care, reflexology, massage therapy, physiotherapy.
$5.00 for transportation round trip but catchment area was not disclosed.