March of Dimes Canada

Chatham Office, Supportive Housing and Outreach Attendant Services

[  Suggest an Update |  Print Version (New Window) ]
Record #: CHK0385 Last Modified: 09 Jan 2014 Last Full Update: 09 Jan 2014
Location
Located In CommunityChatham
AddressRiverview Terrace
5 Tecumseh Rd
Chatham, ON N7M 1A9
 
View MapQuest Map
AccessibilityFully Accessible ; Designated Parking; Ramp; Automatic Doors; Accessible, useable elevator with braille keypad
IntersectionRichmond St and Keil Dr
Mailing Address5 Tecumseh Rd 
Chatham, ON N7M 1A9
Contact Information
Office Phone519-351-8464
After Hours Phonevoice mail
Fax519-436-0533
E-Mailjfieldus@marchofdimes.ca
Websitewww.marchofdimes.ca
Primary ContactJeff Fieldus, Community Support Supervisor - Supportive Housing, March of Dimes Canada; Phone: 519-351-8464 ext 24; Email: jfieldus@marchofdimes.ca
Alternate ContactKatelyn St.Amand, Community Support Supervisor, March of Dimes Canada; Phone: 519-351-8464 ext 23; Email: kstamand@marchofdimes.ca
Description & Services
DescriptionCurrently have 2 supportive housing programs, with a total of 18 accessible apartments with round-the-clock non-medical care available to assist tenants with dressing, food preparation, housekeeping, laundry, shopping etc, rent is geared to income; Outreach Program - Non-medical staff to assist disabled persons in their own homes with meal preparation, dressing, hygiene and eating; Respite-provides care-giver relief; Seniors Mobile Wellness Program
HoursMon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm; Supportive Housing Program 24hrs Sun-Sat; Outreach Services 6am-12am Sun-Sat; Seniors Mobile Wellness Program Sun-Sat 6am-12am
Datesyear round
Areas ServedChatham-Kent
EligibilityAges: 16 year(s) and up 
 
Adults; Seniors; Males; Females permanent physical disability and must be able to direct own care
ApplicationSelf referral; family member; professional referral; CCAC; there is a varied waiting list for services
FeesNone ; No fees; proprietary services are available upon request
LanguagesEnglish ; French - via interpreter
Print MaterialPamphlets available on the various programs and services offered by March of Dimes Canada
Established1951
FundingProvincial ; Donations ; Provincial: Ministry of Health
Supplementary Info
Service Level(50) Non Profit