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Halton. Social and Community Services Department

Services for Seniors Division, Community Support Services, Assisted Living/Supports for Daily Living Program, Bruce Apartments

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Record #: OAK3406 Last Full Update: 15 Jan 2014
Contact Numbers
Office Phone3-1-1 or 905-825-6000
Toll Free Phone1-866-442-5866; 1-866-4HALTON
TTY Phone905-827-9833
After Hours Phone905-825-6000
Fax905-693-8354
Contact Information
Address & Map
The Bruce Apartments
40 Ontario St, 212
Milton, ON L9T 3L4
 
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Located In CommunityMilton
Nearest Main IntersectionOntario St S and Main St E
Wheelchair AccessibilityFully Accessible
Organization Emailaccesshalton@halton.ca
Websitewww.halton.ca/cms/One.aspx?portalId=8310&pageId=11634
Primary ContactStephanie Schouten, Support Services Coordinator; Email: stephanie.schouten@halton.ca
Alternate ContactKaren Aikman, Manager of Community Support Services; Email: karen.aikman@halton.ca
Service Details
Areas ServedHalton Region ; Milton
BoundariesSteeles Ave to the north, Derry Rd to the south, Bronte Road to the west, Thompson Rd to the east  
 
DescriptionThe supports for daily living program offers on-site 24-hour personal support services for seniors.  
 
Services include but are not limited to: 
* assistance with personal care  
* laundry & meal services 
* emergency security checks 
 
* located close to Milton Mall and Milton Seniors' Centre 
 
Halton Region provides the Supports for Daily Living program to the residents of The Bruce Apartments and eligible individuals living in the surrounding neighbourhood:  
* from Bronte Road to west * east to Thompson Road * from Derry Road to the south * north to Steeles Ave 
 
Other locations for Assisted Living/Supports for Daily Living Projects managed by the Region of Halton. 
HoursAdministration 8:30 am-4:30 pm
EligibilityAges: 60 year(s) and up 
 
Ages: 60 year(s) and up  
 
Senior residents who require some form of every day living assistance may be eligible for the program.  
Applicants must be able to direct and participate in their own care.  
 
Applicants must need personal support services on a daily basis; care needs cannot be met by community resources; care required is 1.5 hours a day needed throughout the day; require ongoing medication reminders; need 24 hour emergency response for risk issues such as falls; have emotional or mental health problems; or have limited family support and caregiver stress. 
ApplicationApplication must first be made to HATCH - Halton Access to Coordinated Housing * the applicant must also meet housing requirements (age 60)  
Call 1-866-442-5866 
 
Application to Supports for Daily Living (SDL) Services via SDL Central Registry at 905-829-4499 ext 122 
FeesProgram - Emergency Response System if required - minimal monthly charge ; None - Support for Daily Living personal support services - no fee ; No fee for personal support services. There is a minimal monthly charge for access to the required Emergency Response System and meal services.
LanguagesEnglish
EstablishedNovember 1995
FundingProvincial - Mississauga/Halton Local Health Integration Network (LHIN)
Service Level(20) Regional Government
Indexing
Service CategoriesAttendant Services for People with Physical Disabilities ; Independent Living Communities/Complexes for Older Adults ; Personal Care ; Supported Living Services for Adults with Disabilities