A geriatric care manager is a professional, such as a social worker, counsellor, nurse, or gerontologist who specializes in assisting older people and their families to attain the highest quality of life given the circumstances. For a fee, they provide short-term or ongoing assistance for long distance caregivers or others requiring assistance. This is a private service and it is not covered by OHIP.<
May include: assessment; care planning; screening; arrangement and monitoring of in-home help and related services; financial and legal services; conservation of funds; information and referral; education and advocacy; individual and family counselling; crisis intervention; placement and relocation.
Adults and seniors experiencing memory loss or cognitive impairment who are currently receiving assistance at this clinic, their caregivers and other members of their support network
Open catchment area.
Geriatric Care Management
Call 647-268-0620 for details.
Not Covered by OHIP. Fees to be determined by social worker/therapist on an individual basis
Sessions held on either individual or group basis.
Social worker/therapist will meet client, caregiver or other members of the support network, for an initial discussion and evaluation. Plans for a course of action will be made between the parties on an case by case basis.