Programs

The Friends programs are funded through the Local Health Integration Network & the Ministry of Health. They are designed for eligible seniors with the goal of helping them remain independent & safely in their homes. Please contact us for more information on eligibility criteria.

Benefits

Time Resources Peer support Education.

Time

TBA

Geographic Reach

Inquire

Locations

TBA

Demographic/ Target Market

Spouses/children who are caregivers PSWs

Benefits

Benefits to both Caregiver needs to get away for a few hours to a few days Some caregivers become ill.

Time

Personalized service plan – one unit up to 3 months.

Geographic Reach

East/West Parry Sound/Muskoka

Locations

In home or transitional care unit.

Demographic/ Target Market

East/West Parry Sound/Muskoka

Benefits

Respite Program Post stroke Moving from Hospital unit to home Complimentary services available.

Additional Notes

Fully equipped, 2 bedroom, wheelchair accessible.

Time

Personalized care plan.

Geographic Reach

Inquire

Locations

Gravenhurst / Parry Sound.

Benefits

Helping people to function independently. On - going daily care:
Allows seniors and those affected by impairment/mobility issues or age related disease to stay in their home.

Additional Notes

  • Bathing and washing.
  • Toileting.
  • Bowel and bladder care.
  • Rising from/retiring to bed.
  • Dressing/undressing.
  • Personal grooming.
  • Mobility/transferring.
  • Meal preparation/feeding.
  • Laundry assistance.
  • Light housekeeping.
  • Assistance with grocery shopping.

Time

Intake process General application

Geographic Reach

All primary Service areas with remote areas TBA

Locations

Client home

Demographic/ Target Market

Persons 16 years + affected by permanent disabilities who require help.

Benefits

24 hours support available for in home care -accessible , independent living environment

Additional Notes

This accessible housing has additional services that can be applied for such as assisted living or homemaking services.

Time

Intake process/Housing Application.

Geographic Reach

Anyone within greater Muskoka /Parry Sound who wishes to live in PS

Locations

Parry Sound
27 Forest Street
Oakwood Heights
Bracebridge

Demographic/ Target Market

All ages of persons with long term care needs.

Benefits

  • Relative independence Homemaking services that support seniors remaining safely in their home care.
  • Designed to meet the needs of seniors who are able to direct their own care and who wish to remain independent in their own home.

Additional Notes

Do you need help getting up and down the stairs?
Could you use a little help in the basic daily chores?

Time

Intake process General Application

Geographic Reach

Serving East/West Parry Sound & Muskoka.

Locations

Client home

Benefits

  • Provides social Interaction for isolated seniors.
  • Provides a respite for caregivers in the home.
  • Safe environment.
  • Regular routine.
  • Supports seniors with cognitive impairment /dementia.

Additional Notes

Erika (Program director) does intake assessments and where possible, customizes placement.
Referrals are either listed as urgent or non-urgent when dealing with intake.

Time

9am-3pm

Geographic Reach

Serving East/West Parry Sound & Muskoka.
Transportation can be arranged if needed.

Locations

Gravenhurst Bracebridge Huntsville Burks Falls – Parry Sound
Please contact us for location dates/times ( link back to program coordinator)

Demographic/ Target Market

SENIORS:
Socially Isolated
Cognitive impairment
Caregiver respite

Benefits

  • Supports keeping elderly frail or high risk seniors safely in their homes. 24/7 care.
  • Individual service plan.
  • Intake process
    General Application
    Full range personal care and Acute homemaking.

Time

Intake process General Application

Geographic Reach

Parry Sound Bracebridge Gravenhurst.
Within 15 minutes of staff response time.

Locations

Client Home

Demographic/ Target Market

Seniors – frail, elderly, OR any age with age related  disease such as dementia

Benefits

Help individuals who have had a stroke to get back to daily activities and live the fullest life possible.
Quality of life Peace of mind Independence and safety at home -individualized care plan.

Additional Notes

Post Stroke Community Navigator will assist


Geographic Reach

Parry Sound hosts the program with a post stroke referral process to outside care.

Locations

Parry Sound

Demographic/ Target Market

Anyone who has suffered a stroke Caregiver of a stroke patient.

Benefits

See Path

Geographic Reach

Huntsville South and Muskoka is serviced by HAL

Demographic/ Target Market

See Path

Benefits

SAFETY: Supports those with limited resources to be taken safely home form the hospital Continuity of Care/Peace of Mind.

Additional Notes

Again this is a referral to speak with a program co-ordinator.


Geographic Reach

Parry Sound /East Parry Sound.

Demographic/ Target Market

Frail or Elderly hospital discharge Patients who may live alone or with a caregiver.