Catholic Family Services of Hamilton

Site: Catholic Family Services of Hamilton

Service: Seniors Programs - Halton Gatekeepers Program

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-527-3823
Toll Free Phone 1-877-527-3823
TTY Phone 905-827-9833
Fax 905-546-5779
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Primary Contact Intake Coordinator, CFS; Phone: 905-527-3823 ext 279
Alternate Contact Joanna Crashley, Case Manager, CFS; Phone: 905-527-3823 ext 246; Email:
Site Information
Located In Community Hamilton
Address & Map
447 Main St E, Unit 201
Hamilton, ON L8N 1K1
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Intersection Wentworth St N and Main St W
Mailing Address c/o Halton Gatekeepers Program
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name CFS
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Primary Executive Cindy Kinnon, Executive Director, CFS; Phone: 905-527-3823 ext 226; Email:
Funding Regional / Municipal
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) An education and early intervention program that utilizes community referral sources to identify seniors living in severe self-neglect known as Diogenes Syndrome. 
Seniors identified as living in self-neglect are contacted and offered support through: 
* case coordination  
* multi-disciplinary intervention  
* advocacy  
* problem solving  
* long term monitoring
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility Ages: 49 year(s) and up 
* existence of severe self-neglect or hoarding issues 
* isolated in the community 
* multiple service needs requiring coordination and follow-up 
* severe conditions or handicaps compromising functional capacity including cognitive or physical impairments with confusion and sensory losses 
* mental health issues
Application Call for information
Languages English ; French ; Portuguese ; Interpretive Services - can be arranged
Fees None ; if heavy cleaning is required, fees for cleaners are based on a sliding scale according to income
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Case/Care Management ~ Older Adults ~ Compulsive Hoarding ; Geriatric Counselling ~ Compulsive Hoarding ; Hoarding Counselling Programs ~ Older Adults
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