Alzheimer Society of Windsor and Essex County

In-Home Respite Program

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Record #: WIN0045 Last Modified: 22 Nov 2013 Last Full Update: 16 May 2013
Location
Located In CommunityWindsor East
Address2135 Richmond St
Windsor, ON N8Y 0A1
 
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AccessibilityFully Accessible - Parking, Ramp, Entrance, Washroom
Bus RoutesCentral 3; Ottawa 4
IntersectionMonmouth Rd and Richmond St
Contact Information
Office Phone519-974-2220 ext 231
Fax519-974-9727
E-Mailjlaforest@aswecare.com
Websitewww.alzheimerwindsor.com
Primary ContactJanice Laforest, First Link Coordinator; Phone: ext 231; Email: jlaforest@aswecare.com
Alternate ContactNadine Manroe, Manager of Client & Volunteer Programs; Phone: ext 228; Email: nmanroe@aswecare.com
Description & Services
DescriptionIn-home respite care program * trained workers provide planned in-home relief care to caregivers of individuals with Alzheimer's disease or other dementias * focus is on client and not to household duties
HoursMon-Fri: 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Respite Care: weekly, 24hrs/day
Areas ServedEssex County ; Windsor
EligibilityPrimary caregivers of persons with Alzheimer's disease or other dementias; Assessment required to determine if a caregiver would benefit from respite time
ApplicationInterview and assessment required
FeesProgram - $12.50 per hr
LanguagesEnglish ; French
MeetingsCall for date, time and location
Established1985
ElectionsJune
FundingProvincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care, ESCLHIN ; Fundraising ; Donations ; Foundation - Alzheimer Society of Ontario ; Alzheimer Society of Ontario
Supplementary Info
Alternate NameSociété Alzheimer de Windsor et Comté d'Essex
Cross ReferenceIn-Home Respite Program
Service Level(50) Non Profit