This program offers crisis intervention, client service assistance and information for seniors, people with dementia and/or caregivers living in the community. Please note that this is not an emergency response service. Client service assistance includes problem identification, referral and services coordination and discharge program.
May include: Supportive counselling to seniors and their caregivers; Information and referral to community resources for identified needs or issues; Coordination of services; In-home visits; Practical assistance with regard to housing, finances, medical needs, income programs and accessing community services; Practical assistance such as filling out forms and applications (income tax, old age security, income supplement); Crisis intervention; Advocacy and assistance to people who are at risk of being unable to continue living independently in the community.
Persons with dementia, physical impairments or challenges, developmental disabilities
GTA (Metropolitan Toronto, York, Peel and Halton Regions, Simcoe and Grey-Bruce Counties (call for more areas served)
Client intervention and assistance
Initial Discovery of Needs/Assessment $150.00 +HST
Programming $32.50/ hour + HST
Initial Discovery of Needs/Assessment (one time fee) that includes identifying the interests, strengths and abilities of the individual by an in-person meeting. A tailored therapeutic recreation program design for the client and one hour of implementation of this program design with our team member.
Ongoing programming implementation with our Recreation Therapy staff