Halton. Social and Community Services

Site: Oakville - Halton Regional Centre

Service: Older Adult Advisory Committee (OAAC)

Contact Information
Office Phone Mon-Sun 24 hours 905-825-6000 or dial 3-1-1
Toll Free Phone 1-866-442-5866 (1-866-442-4HALTON)
TTY Phone 905-827-9833
Fax 905-825-8836
Website www.halton.ca/oaac
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/RegionofHalton
Instagram Instagram: www.instagram.com/RegionofHalton
LinkedIn LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/halton-region
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/RegionofHalton
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/RegionOfHalton
Primary Contact Robin Garell / John Versluis, OAAC Advisors
Alternate Contact Lori Kirkwood, Administrative Assistant; Email: Lori.Kirkwood@halton.ca
Site Information
Located In Community North Oakville
Address & Map
Halton Regional Centre
1151 Bronte Rd
Oakville, ON L6M 3L1
 
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Intersection Bronte Rd and QEW
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Agency and Service Names
Former Name Elder Services Advisory Committee (2015) ; ESAC
Agency Information
Legal Status (20) Regional Government
Established 1985
Primary Executive Christina Gallimore, Manager, Quality and Service Integration; Email: Christina.Gallimore@halton.ca
Funding Regional / Municipal
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) An advisory body to Regional Council through the Health and Social Services Committee which has two main responsibilities: 
 
Advisory: 
* provides Regional Council and staff with advice on policy issues and services that affect Halton older adults 
 
Information: 
* provides opportunities to enhance knowledge and understanding of older adults' issues to Regional Council, staff, OAAC members and to the public on issues affecting older adults 
 
* also responsible for publishing a number of resources for older adults in Halton
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility Regional Councillors, older adults and service providers
Application required each term of Council
Languages English
Fees None
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Older Adult/Aging Issues
Other Details
Resources Available publications include the Halton Older Adults' Directory, Housing Options for Older Adults in Halton - list of types of older adults' accommodation/services in Halton, fact sheets on legal issues, income sources for older adults, funeral arrangements, safe driving, transportation options, coverage of drug costs, medications, continence, employment, caregiving, wellness, downsizing, internet safety, assistive devices, mobility scooter safety tips and support services for older adults listed by municipality

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