Alzheimer Society of Windsor and Essex County

Site: Windsor - Richmond St

Service: In-Home Respite Program

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Record #: WIN0045 Last Modified: 11 Sep 2014 Last Full Update: 11 Sep 2014
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 ContactKathleen Vendrasco, Manager of Client Care Programs; Phone: ext 228; Email: kvendrasco@aswecare.com
Agency Information
Parent Agency NameAlzheimer Society of Windsor and Essex County
Service Level(50) Non Profit
Established1985
FundingProvincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care, ESCLHIN ; Fundraising ; Donations ; Foundation - Alzheimer Society of Ontario ; Alzheimer Society of Ontario
ElectionsJune
Description and Service Details
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
MeetingsCall for date, time and location
Areas ServedEssex County ; Windsor
Eligibility* Primary caregivers of persons with Alzheimer's disease or other dementias 
* Assessment required to determine if a caregiver would benefit from respite time
Application* Interview and assessment required
LanguagesEnglish ; French
FeesProgram - $12.50 per hr
Site Information
Located In CommunityWindsor East
Address & Map
2135 Richmond St
Windsor, ON N8Y 0A1
 
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IntersectionMonmouth Rd and Richmond St
Bus RoutesCentral 3 ; Ottawa 4
AccessibilityFully Accessible - Parking, Ramp, Entrance and Washroom