Halton. Social and Community Services Department

Site: Oakville - Kerr St - Services for Seniors

Service: Supports for Daily Living Program - John R. Rhodes Seniors Residence

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Record #: OAK4619 Last Full Update: 26 Jan 2015
Agency and Service Names
Former NameSupportive Housing
Contact Information
Office Phone3-1-1 or 905-825-6000
Toll Free Phone1-866-442-5866 (1-866-4HALTON)
After Hours Phone905-825-6000
TDD Phone905-827-9833
E-Mailaccesshalton@halton.ca
Websitewww.halton.ca/cms/One.aspx?portalId=8310&pageId=17426
Social MediaFacebook Facebook, LinkedIn LinkedIn, RSS RSS, Twitter Twitter
Primary ContactDebbie Gauthier, Support Services Coordinator; Email: debbie.gauthier@halton.ca
Alternate ContactKaren Aikman, Manager of Community Support Services; Email: karen.aikman@halton.ca
Agency Information
Parent Agency NameHalton. Social and Community Services Department
Legal Status(20) Regional Government
EstablishedAugust 2009
Primary ExecutiveConnie Lacy, Director, Services for Seniors, Halton Region; Email: connie.lacy@halton.ca
Alternate ExecutiveKaren Aikman, Manager of Community Support Services; Email: karen.aikman@halton.ca
FundingProvincial - LHIN - Local Health Integration Network
Service Information
DescriptionProvides the Supports for Daily Living program to the residents of John R. Rhodes Seniors Residence and eligible individuals living in the surrounding Kerr Street neighbourhood 
 
* from Dorval Drive east to Queen Mary Drive * from Speers Road south to Lakeshore Road  
Other locations for Supportive Housing/Supports for Daily Living Projects managed by the Region of Halton. 
 
HoursAdministration: 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
Areas ServedHalton Region
BoundariesDorval Drive (W) to Queen Mary Dr (E) * Speers Road (N) to Lakeshore Road (S)
EligibilityAges: 65 year(s) and up 
 
* designed to support high risk seniors, aged 65+, who have complex needs, and who are medically stable 
These services are currently available to individuals who: 
* live in their own private home, or within a residential setting such as an apartment building or senior citizens’ residence within the boundaries noted above 
* demonstrate a need via a Community Health Assessment for daily access to personal support services throughout a 24 hour period (with or without homemaking services) on a frequent basis  
* are able to direct their own care or have a substitute decision maker or a live-in caregiver to direct care 
* are able to communicate their needs (with or without aides) 
ApplicationApplication for housing at 271 Kerr St. must first be made to HATCH - Halton Access to Coordinated Housing * the applicant must also meet housing requirements (age 60) 
1-866-442-5866 (1-866-4HALTON) 
 
Application to Supports for Daily Living (SDL) Services via SDL Central Registry at 905-281-4443 or visit www.centralregistry.ca
LanguagesEnglish
FeesProgram - Emergency Response System if required - minimal monthly charge ; None - when eligible for Support for Daily Living personal support services
Site Information
Located In CommunityKerr Village
Address & Map
John R Rhodes Seniors Residence
271 Kerr St
Oakville, ON L6K 3S2
 
Google Map
IntersectionKerr St and Rebecca St
AccessibilityPartially Accessible - there are some wheelchair accessible units
Taxonomy and Classification
Service CategoriesAssisted Living Facilities ~ Older Adults ; Attendant Services for People with Physical Disabilities ; Personal Care ; Personal Care ~ Older Adults ; Semi-Independent Living Residences for Adults with Disabilities ~ Older Adults ; Supported Living Services for Adults with Disabilities ~ Older Adults ; Supported Living Services for Adults with Disabilities ~ Physical Disabilities