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Mississauga Halton Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) - Home and Community Care. Etobicoke Office

Mississauga Halton Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) - Home and Community Care. Etobicoke Office
Formerly Mississauga Halton Community Care Access Centre
401 The West Mall Ste 1001, Toronto, ON M9C 5J5
Etobicoke Central
General Inquiries 310-2222 (no area code required)
1-877-336-9090
416-626-0876
South Etobicoke, Halton Hills, Mississauga, Milton, Oakville, Georgetown
Mon-Sun 8:30 am-9 pm
Varies according to service * must have Ontario Health Insurance

In-home health and social services -- need for professional or support services in the community (home or school) that cannot be met on an outpatient basis * those needing service may include adults and children with any illness, seniors, persons with physical, psychiatric or developmental disabilities

Placement in long term care homes -- adults 18 years and older with care needs that can be met in a long-term care home, who need nursing care, assistance with activities of daily living or on-site supervision, while other caregiving and community services are insufficient
Arranges in-home 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, nutritional counselling, personal support

Child and family services -- for children or youth with short or long-term disabilities or other special needs and their families
* 2 components
* 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

Also 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
* does not include seniors apartments, retirement homes, or chronic care hospitals
* subsidies for ward accommodation may be available -- apply directly to facility after placement

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

Crisis placements -- when support suddenly breaks down at home, person is placed wherever a bed is available, while awaiting placement in the facility of choice
Call or visit website for information * home visit may be necessary to complete assessment Placement in long term care homes -- eligible applicants will be placed on waiting list of one to three homes in Ontario chosen by the applicant * applicants will not be placed without their consent * applicants may select individual facilities, but may not apply to them directly
English; French - up to 42 other languages through staff or interpreters
Free with Ontario Health Insurance
- Wheelchair accessible -- call for details
Non Profit; Registered Charity
13-Jun-17
08-Aug-17
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Mississauga Halton Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) - Home and Community Care. Etobicoke Office
Address: 401 The West Mall Ste 1001, Toronto, ON M9C 5J5;
Phone: General Inquiries 310-2222 (no area code required)
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