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

Call for Program Schedule

Geographic Reach

District of Muskoka – District of Parry Sound

Locations

Variable

Eligibility

Spouses/children who are caregivers PSWs

Benefits

Provides time for self/selfcare and peace of mind to the caregiver.

Time

Individual Service Plan

Geographic Reach

District of Parry Sound / District of Muskoka

Locations

In home or transitional care unit.

Eligibility

Contact Us for More Info

Benefits

Transitional Care/Respite units provide support to your loved one when they cannot be at home. Safe professional support.

Time

Personalized care plan. Respite stays up to 3 months depending on availability.

Geographic Reach

District of Parry Sound / District of Muskoka

Locations

141 Sharpe St Gravenhurst ON
2 Forest St, Parry Sound ON

Benefits

Allows individuals with physical disabilities and seniors with mobility impairments to safely remain in their home.

Additional Notes

Examples of services provided:

  • 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.

Geographic Reach

District of Parry Sound / District of Muskoka

Locations

Client home

Eligibility

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

Benefits

Fully accessible rent geared to income housing, 24/7 supports on-site.

Time

Contact Us for Application

Locations

Parry Sound
27 Forest Street
Oakwood Heights
Bracebridge

Eligibility

Contact Us

Benefits

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. Services may include meal prep, light housekeeping and laundry.

Additional Notes


Time

Contact Us for Application

Geographic Reach

District of Parry Sound / District of Muskoka

Locations

Client home

Benefits

  • Provides social Interaction for isolated seniors
  • Provides respite for caregivers
  • Safe environment
  • Appropriate exercise, mental/social stimulation, hot meal
  • Dementia only days available

Additional Notes


Time

Contact Us for program times and locations

Geographic Reach

District of Parry Sound / District of Muskoka
Transportation can be arranged if needed.

Locations

Eligibility

Benefits

24/7 Support for High Needs Seniors (multiple visits per day)

Time

Contact Us for Application

Geographic Reach

Locations

Client Home

Benefits

Supports Individuals Post-Stroke on the Road to Recovery Fully Equipped Post Stroke Space Including Cognitive and Speech Impairment Supports

Time

Contact Us for Application

Geographic Reach

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

Eligibility

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

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

District of Parry Sound

Eligibility

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