Community Care Durham

Site: Ajax-Pickering Office

Service: Home At Last/Access to Primary Care

Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone 905-837-0017
Toll Free Phone 1-888-255-6680
Fax 905-837-7535
E-Mail homeatlast@communitycaredurham.on.ca
Website www.communitycaredurham.on.ca
Located In Community Pickering
Address 1420 Bayly St, Unit 6
Pickering, ON L1W 3R4
 
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Contact Information
Primary Contact Kerry Ann Edwards, Home at Last Durham/Access to Primary Care Manager; Phone: 905-837-9778; Email: kedwards@communitycaredurham.on.ca
Alternate Contact Karen Clegg, Service Coordinator; Phone: 905-837-8247; Fax: 905-985-0313; Email: kclegg@communitycaredurham.on.ca
Volunteer Coordinator Marcy Marchuk, Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: ext 237; Email: mmarchuk@communitycaredurham.on.ca
Primary Executive Laura Ricketts, Executive Director; Phone: 905-668-6378; Fax: 905-668-7190; Email: lricketts@communitycaredurham.on.ca
Alternate Executive Gennifer Doucette, Director, Respite and Assisted Living; Phone: 905-668-6854; Fax: 905-668-7190; Email: gdoucette@communitycaredurham.on.ca
Update Email (Private) jlovelock@communitycaredurham.on.ca
Description & Services
Description (Service) Help aging adults and adults with special needs to settle in safely at home following a stay at hospital * certified and specially trained Personal Support Workers drive or accompany the patient home * provide personal care, prepare a small meal, pick up groceries/prescriptions and perform light housekeeping as required the day of discharge * follow up with phone calls and/or visits to check on client's well-being and make referrals to other community support services
Hours Office Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm * service hours are flexible depending on the needs of individual clients
Areas Served Durham Region
Eligibility Aging adults and adults with special needs or those who are isolated * Durham Region residents being discharged from hospital * includes Durham Region residents discharged from hospitals outside the Region
Application Referrals generally come from hospital staff but clients can self-refer by phoning
Languages English
Fees None
Other Details
Physical Access Fully Accessible

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