Catholic Family Services of Hamilton

Service: Hamilton/Halton Gatekeepers Program

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-527-3823 ext 279
Fax 905-546-5779
Website www.cfshw.com/gatekeepers
Primary Contact Judit Zsoldos, Team Leader; Phone: ext 254; Email: jzsoldos@cfshw.com
Alternate Contact Natalie Stefanski, Case Manager; Phone: ext 232; Email: nstefanski@cfshw.com
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Primary Executive Cindy Kinnon, Executive Director; Email: ckinnon@cfshw.com
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Works in conjunction with health and social service community partners, to identify seniors living in severe self-neglect, known as “Diogenes Syndrome”. This service is intended to increase access to support services for vulnerable and at-risk seniors and prevent the need for other services such as hospitalization and long term care.
Hours Mon, Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Tue-Thu 8:30 am-7:30 pm
Meetings Please call primary contact for information on dates and times of the group meetings.
Areas Served Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of)
Eligibility Ages: 60 year(s) and up 
 
for Hamilton and age 49 years and older for Halton.  
Clients display:  
* Signs of extreme personal neglect: poor hygiene, body odour, wearing dirty or inappropriate clothing 
* Signs of extreme domestic neglect: home is in severe disrepair, bad odours, excessive clutter, neglected pets, and lack of food 
* Signs of excessive hoarding 
* Social withdrawal 
* Refusal of assistance 
* Lack of concern about living condition
Application Contact for information * Referral form is available online
Languages English
Fees None
Site Information
Site Location At No Frills Plaza * Entrance next to Pharma Plus
Located In Community Dundas
Address & Map
St. Joseph's Villa
56 Governor's Rd
Dundas, ON L9H 5G7
 
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Intersection Ogilve St and Governor's Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Disabilities ; Emergency / Crisis ; Health Care ; Mental Health / Addictions ; Older Adults
HCSD Sub Heading Elder Abuse ; Elder Abuse Services ; Geriatric Psychiatry ; Geriatric Psychiatry Resources ; Home Support ; Home Support Programs ; Programs for Home Support
Service Categories Adult Protective Services ; Aging/Older Adult Support Groups ~ Older Adult/Aging Issues ; Case/Care Management ~ Older Adults ~ Compulsive Hoarding ; Outreach Programs ~ Older Adults ~ Compulsive Hoarding

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