Outreach Programs

Caregiver Support / Respite Services

What is Caregiver Support / Respite Services?

This service provides relief time for caregivers of seniors with: Alzheimer Disease/dementia, confusion/forgetfulness, acute or chronic illness, frailness and disabilities.

A Personal Support Worker comes to your home and stays with the person for whom you are caring. The goal of the program is to help relieve some of the stress placed on family relationships and help prevent caregiver burnout.
 

How can I get the service?

Service is arranged after a short assessment is completed. No minimum number of hours required.

Interested clients should call 474-4250 ext: 238
 

What services are AVAILABLE WHILE THE PERSONAL SUPPORT worker STAYS WITH THE PERSON?

  • Ensuring Client Safety
  • Personal Care
  • Companionship
  • Laundry
  • Socialization
  • Cleaning
  • Feeding
  • Medication Reminder
  • Meal Preparation 

Is there a fee? 

There is No Fee

Home Help / Homemaking

What is home help / homemaking? 

Home Help / Homemaking is a support service provided to assist with routine household activities such as light housekeeping, laundry and meal preparation.
 

HOW CAN I GET THE SERVICE?

Service is arranged after a short assessment is completed. No minimum number of hours required.

Interested clients should call 474-4250 ext:238
 

WHAT SERVICES ARE PROVIDED?

  • Light Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Meal Preparation
 

IS THERE A FEE?

Cost is $7.00 per hour
 

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