Carefor Health & Community Services

Site: Ottawa - Rusell Rd, Ste 1100 - Perley and Rideau Veterans' Health Centre

Service: Carefor Perley Rideau Adult Day Program

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Names
Alternate Name Perley & Rideau Veterans Health Centre Day Program
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
Perley and Rideau Veterans' Health Centre
1750 Russell Rd, Suite 1100
Ottawa, ON K1G 5Z6
 
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Intersection St Laurent Blvd and Industrial Ave
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Pay parking lot (7$) * first 30 minutes are free
Description and Services
Description (Service) Adult day program * program structure is flexible and activities are tailored to the client's functional ability and interests 
 
Social time: day typically begins with a snack and conversation about life experiences, current events and any topic of specific interest to the clients * birthdays and special holidays are celebrated 
 
Activities: * cards * billiards * board games * crafts * baking * music * word games and trivia * singalong 
 
Physical movement: exercise program is part of the day's activities * includes warm-up, stretching, mild cardiovascular activity and cool down 
 
Meals: hot meal is provided
Hours Mon-Sat 9 am-3 pm * no program on the last Fri of the month
Dates Program is closed for a period of time in the summer, and two weeks for Christmas and New Years
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Boundaries North-South: Queensway to Hunt Club Rd * East-West: Hwy 417 to the Rideau River
Eligibility Any individual living at home or in a retirement home setting in the City of Ottawa, who has a confirmed diagnosis of irreversible dementia, and is able to participate in a 6-hour program * the individual cannot be at risk to harm clients, volunteers or staff
Application Direct referrals through the organization or apply through the Local Health Integration Network (LHIN), Toll free 613-745-5525
Languages English ; French
Fees Service - $20 per day; transportation if available in specific area $12.50 (2018)
Service Categories Adult Day Programs ~ Dementia ; Condition Specific Treatment ; Respite Care ~ Families/Friends of People with Alzheimer's Disease
Waiting List Yes, the waiting period varies
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-526-7170 ext 8808
Fax 613-526-7166
E-Mail info@carefor.ca
Website www.carefor.ca
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Primary Contact Erica Miskiman-Beaton, Team Leader; Phone: 613 526-7170 ext 8808; Email: emiskiman@prvhc.com
Alternate Contact Isabelle Chartrand, Supervisor; Phone: 613-878-0396; Email: ichartrand@carefor.ca
Primary Executive Robin Meyers, Director of Community Support Services; Phone: 613-791-6563; Email: rmeyers@carefor.ca
Alternate Executive Carole Green, Program Manager; Phone: 613-851-1921; Email: cgreen@carefor.ca
Other Details
Established 1897, Program: 1998
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 119284768 RR0001 ; United Way ; Fees
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Print Material Flyer
Resources Website
Accreditation Yes, by Accreditation Canada * Member of the Ontario Community Support Association

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