Local Health Integration Networks (LHIN) are not-for-profit community agencies, that are responsible for the direct provision of information and referral services, placement coordination services and case management. On behalf of individuals in the community, they are also responsible for the indirect delivery (through contracts) of:
- Professional services such as: nursing, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, social work, nutrition therapy, speech and language pathology;
- Personal support/homemaking services such as: light house cleaning, doing laundry, ironing, mending, shopping, banking, paying bills, planning meals, caring for children, supervision, washing, mouth care, hair care, menstrual care, preventive skin care, changing dressings, hand/foot care, etc.
CCACs are funded by the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care and governed by government-appointed Boards of Directors.
People of all ages recovering from a hospital stay, surgery or illness, or require support to remain at home.
Central West LHIN – north Etobicoke,Dufferin County, Caledon, Brampton, Malton, West Woodbridge
Local Health Integration Network / in-home services
No cost. (Funded by the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care)
The regulated health care professionals employed by the LHIN will assess your needs and develop a comprehensive care plan that may include in-home services such as nursing, personal support, physiotherapy, occupational therapy and others. We also connect our clients with community-based services when appropriate.