Central Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) Home and Community Care

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Description & Services
Description Arranges in-home, in-clinic, or school-based health and social services, and placement in long term care homes * service coordination * information and referral for related community services  
 
In-home services -- nursing care, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, speech-language pathology, personal support for bathing * if eligible for above services.  
 
Child and family services -- for children or youth with short or long-term disabilities or other special needs and their families * in-home health and personal support services as listed above, with the addition of palliative care and respite care (caregiver relief) * school-based services -- professional services to enable children with disabilities or ongoing diseases to attend school  
 
Acquired brain injuries -- access to and coordination of services  
 
Information and assistance in linking to existing community support services, which may also be contacted directly by consumers * such services include friendly visiting, meals on wheels, volunteer transportation, security checks, that are relatively low in cost and primarily volunteer-based * also help finding other services, such as attendant care for persons with physical disabilities and supportive housing services  
 
Placement in long term care homes -- access for admission to long term care homes, or for transfer to facilities outside Toronto * crisis placements * subsidies for basic (ward) accommodation may be available -- apply directly to facility after placement * for seniors apartments contact Housing Connections – see separate record  
 
Short stay -- respite for caregivers * includes persons with Alzheimer Disease * Convalescent Care -- following surgery or illness * medical and therapeutic supportive care provided in a long term care facility 
 
Assisted Living Services -- Access to health services for seniors with complex care needs * provided to eligible seniors who live in a supportive housing building or in their own homes within a specific geographic boundary * services may include: personal support services, homemaking, security checks/reasurrance services, care coordination  
 
Adult Day Programs -- Central CCAC manages access to government funded Adult Day Programs in the Central region 
 
Markham: 
11 Allstate Pkwy, Ste 500 
Markham, ON  
L3R 5Y1 
905-895-1240
Dates January-December
Hours Monday-Sunday 8:30 am-8:30 pm
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Languages English - Translation services available ; French
Fees Service
Location
Areas Served York Region
Toll Free Phone Central Intake 1-888-470-2222
Contact
Social Media Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/central_lhin
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/TheCentralLHIN
E-Mail central.lhin@lhins.on.ca
Website www.healthcareathome.ca/central
Search Categories
Subjects Adult day care ; Adults ; Aftercare ; Children ; Disabilities ; Health services ; Home care ; Home support ; Homemaking ; Information and referral ; In-home services ; Long term care ; Nursing care ; Nutrition ; Occupational therapy ; Physiotherapy ; Seniors ; Social work services

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