Community Care Durham

Site: Whitby Office

Service: Home Support Program

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Record #: WHT6038 Last Modified: 27 Feb 2015 Last Full Update: 27 Feb 2015
Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone905-668-6223
Fax905-668-7190
E-Mailwebmaster@communitycaredurham.on.ca
Websitewww.communitycaredurham.on.ca
Located In CommunityWhitby (Town of)
Address & Map
20 Sunray St, Unit 5
Whitby, ON L1N 8Y3
 
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IntersectionSunray St and Consumers Dr
Contact Information
Primary ContactElaine Aziz, Administrator; Phone: ext 222; Email: eaziz@communitycaredurham.on.ca
Alternate ContactNancy Frederick, Administrative Assistant; Phone: ext 221; Email: nfrederick@communitycaredurham.on.ca
Volunteer CoordinatorMarcy Marchuk, Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: 905-837-0017 ext 237; Fax: 905-837-7535; Email: mmarchuk@communitycaredurham.on.ca
Primary ExecutiveBrent Farr, Executive Director; Phone: 905-985-0150 ext 250; Email: bfarr@communitycaredurham.on.ca
Alternate ExecutiveAnnamaria Maccarone, Director, Home Support Program; Phone: 905-668-4254; Email: amaccarone@communitycaredurham.on.ca
Description & Services
Description (Service)HOME SUPPORT PROGRAM 
Services that support adults and their caregivers with needs related to aging, physical disability or special needs * assists clients to remain in their own homes and communities, and to function as independently as possible  
 
Transportation  
Drives for clients to medical appointments, shopping and personal business  
 
Home Help 
Light housekeeping assistance and help with errands 
 
Home Maintenance  
Occasional minor repairs, yard work, grass cutting, snow shoveling or one-time clean-up 
 
Meals on Wheels™  
Nutritionally balanced meals to people who are unable to prepare meals or easily shop for groceries * hot or frozen meals are delivered by volunteers * special diets are available  
 
Friendly Visiting  
Volunteer visits on a regular basis with lonely or isolated clients * activities may include playing cards, taking walks, doing crafts or just enjoying pleasant conversation 
 
Telephone Reassurance  
Daily telephone contact with isolated clients * checks on their well-being and reassures them that help is available if and when needed * regular calls or when family and friends are away 
 
Footcare Program 
Specially trained registered foot care nurse visits locations in Whitby for footcare clinics
Sup. DescriptionFootcare clinic locations Whitby Seniors Centre * Brooklin St. Thomas Church * 315 Colborne St Apartment * Regency Place
HoursMon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas ServedWhitby (Town of)
EligibilityAdults and their caregivers who have needs related to aging, physical and/or mental health
ApplicationCall for information
LanguagesEnglish
FeesProgram ; Service ; Client pays for Transportation, Home Help, Home Maintenance, Meals on Wheels, Luncheon Out, Foot Care programs
Other Details
Social MediaFacebook
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Classification/Subjects
Service CategoriesCongregate Meals/Nutrition Sites ; Errand Running/Shopping Assistance ; Friendly Outreach Programs ; Home Delivered Meals ; Home Maintenance and Minor Repair Services ; Homemaker Assistance ; Podiatry/Foot Care ; Senior Ride Programs ; Specialized Information and Referral ; Telephone Reassurance