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Community Care Access Centre

Mississauga Halton

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Record #: OAK4403 Last Full Update: 26 Nov 2013
Record Details
Alternate NameCCAC
Contact Numbers
Office Phone905-855-9090; 
Assessment and service inquiries 310-2222 (CCAC) * no area code is required 
Toll Free Phone1-877-336-9090
After Hours Phone905-855-9090
Fax905-855-8989
Contact Information
Address & Map
401 The West Mall, Ste 1001
Etobicoke, ON M9C 5J5
 
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Located In CommunityMississauga
Nearest Main IntersectionHwy 427 and Burnhamthorpe Rd
Wheelchair AccessibilityFully Accessible
Websitewww.mh.ccac-ont.ca
Social MediaYouTube YouTube
Primary ContactContact Centre, Mississauga Halton CCAC; Phone: 905-855-9090
Service Details
Areas ServedEtobicoke South ; Halton Hills ; Milton ; Mississauga ; Oakville ; Burlington is served by the Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant CCAC
The Mississauga Halton CCAC has offices in Etobicoke, Mississauga, and Milton as well as at each of the regional hospitals.  
There are also five Ambulatory Clinics for wound management and IV therapy located in Milton, Oakville, Mississauga, and Etobicoke.
DescriptionCommunity Care Access Centres (CCACs) are the local point of access to community-based health care services. CCACs work in partnership with clients, families, care providers, hospitals, long-term care homes and others to ensure that the right care is available at the right time and place.  
 
They provide access to:  
* government-funded in-home health care * community services * long-term care homes * information about, and referral to, local community support service agencies  
 
Coordinate in-home services:  
* nursing * personal support (bathing, dressing) * physiotherapy * occupational therapy * speech-language therapy * social work * nutritional counseling * medical supplies and equipment  
 
Specialized Services may be available for:  
* acquired brain injury * mental health and addictions * convalescent care * Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias * stroke recovery  
 
School Health Support Services may be available for children with health needs that impact their ability to learn at school including: 
* physiotherapy * occupational therapy * speech therapy * nursing including injections and changing a dressing * nutrition counselling * personal support 
 
Community Clinics can assist with: 
* nursing services * IV therapy * wound care * rehabilitation 
 
Long-term Care Homes:  
* CCACs arrange long-term care accommodation for those who can no longer live independently
HoursOffice Mon-Sun 8:30 am-9 pm * on-call 9 pm-8:30 am
Eligibility* all ages  
* must be a resident of Ontario, have a valid Ontario health card, be able to receive care safely at home 
* may receive care in other settings such as at school or at a community based nursing clinic 
* clients are assessed by CCAC staff using guidelines provided by the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care  
 
School Health Support Services: 
* available province wide to children 21 years of age or younger with special needs who are registered with the Ontario Ministry of Education 
* children must have a valid Health Card and be residents of Ontario needing special health services in the school setting 
* children must attend a publicly funded or private school or are home schooled 
* additional eligibility criteria will be assessed upon initial intake  
 
ApplicationAnyone can make a referral to a CCAC: a person requiring service, family member, caregiver, friend, physician, or other health care professional  
Some reasons: 
* you've recently been released from hospital after surgery or a serious illness  
* your neighbor needs a little extra help to cope at home  
* your child needs support of a health professional at home or in school  
* your father is no longer safe living alone and ready to move into a long-term care home
FeesNone - services are free of charge and funded by the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care
LanguagesEnglish ; Interpretive Services
Established1997
FundingProvincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care ; Community Care Access Centres (CCACs) are funded by the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC) and governed by Boards of Directors.
Service Level(50) Non Profit
Indexing
Service CategoriesHome Health Care ; Long Term Care Coordination Centres ; Student Health Programs