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Acclaim Health

Site: Patty's Place - Dementia Care Centre

Service: Caregiver Education and Support

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-847-9559
Toll Free Phone 1-800-387-7127
Fax 905-842-2883
E-Mail generalinquiries@acclaimhealth.ca
Website www.acclaimhealth.ca/programs/dementia-care/caregiver-support-groups/
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/pages/Acclaim-Health/468827769806318
LinkedIn LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/acclaimhealth/
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/AcclaimHealth
Primary Contact Vinitha Nair, Caregiver Education Coordinator; Phone: 1-800-387-7127 ext 2411; Email: vnair@acclaimhealth.ca
Contact Form acclaimhealth.ca/current-clients/provide-your-feedback/feedback-form/
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1988
Funding Halton Region * Ontario Trillium Foundation * United Way of Oakville * Donations
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Education, support and resource information about Alzheimer's disease and related dementia to clients, families, and professionals * resource library of education materials
  • one-on-one caregiver support
  • support group for spouses of people with dementia
  • family caregiver support group 

Dementia Information Series
 - Eight week program (offered twice per year) for caregivers * topics include introduction to dementia and Alzheimer disease, understanding changes in behavior, communicating with persons with dementia, community support services, safety in the home and community, planning for the future, long term care homes, care for the caregiver, coping strategies, information on tax programs

Mid-Late Stage of Dementia Discussion Series - Five week discussion series on issues related to the middle to late stages of dementia * topics include managing the changes, safety in the home and continence information, when to apply for long term care, decisions for end of life care
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8am-5pm
Resource Centre: Mon-Fri 8:30am-5pm
Meetings
  • Caregiver Chat - Thu 1:30pm-3pm * contact Talha Abbasi, Recreation Assistant, 905-812-8222
  • Spousal Support Group for spouses of persons with dementia held every other Mon, 1:30pm-3:30pm at St. Paul's United Church, 454 Rebecca St, Oakville
  • Family Caregiver Support Group held second Tue of each month, 7pm-9pm at Sunrise of Oakville - Sunroom, 456 Trafalgar Rd, Oakville
  • Family Caregiver Support Group held on select Thursdays, 6:30pm-8:30pm at 20 Division Police Station, 95 Oak Walk Dr
Areas Served Halton Region
Boundaries Halton Region and area
Eligibility Personnes atteintes de la maladie d'Alzheimer ou de démences connexes ainsi que leurs familles et soignants
Application Information available on the website * registration required
Languages English
Fees Free
Site Information
Site Location Oakville (West Oakville)
Located In Community Oakville
Address & Map
2250 Speers Rd
Oakville, ON L6L 2X8
 
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Intersection Third Line and Speers Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Caregiver Consultation and Support ~ Dementia ; Caregiver Training ~ Dementia ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Dementia
Copyright
Copyright Information This listing is copyright © 2021 Home and Community Care Support Services Mississauga Halton

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