We often get calls from Members wondering where they can access Services to assist them with their needs. The designated contact for Barrhaven is:
Services for Seniors are outlined at http://wocrc.ca/programs/seniors-adults-disability “Some” of the Services Provided Include:
· Meals on Wheels;
· Foot Care;
· Adult Day Program;
· Caregiver Support;
· Dementia Caregiver Group;
· Friendly Visiting & Telephone Assurance;
· Snow Go ASSIST; and
· Service Arrangements
For further information or to access the services above (or any others), please call 613-591-3686 and choose option 3.
Through a shared care approach, a registered nurse and community health worker are able to visit vulnerable seniors in their homes.
To inquire about this program, please call 1-844-726-5115 http://www.pqchc.com/seniors/seniors-outreach/
Seniors in Barrhaven have access to a wide range of activities through Ottawa Parks and Recreation. We are also listed in their comprehensive guide, which can be found at https://ottawa.ca/en/residents/recreation-and-parks/recreation-and-leisure-older-adults
Founded in 2008, the Canadian Mesothelioma Foundation is a largely volunteer-run registered charity, dedicated to raising awareness and understanding about mesothelioma in Canada. Mesothelioma is a rare cancer that is almost exclusively linked to asbestos exposure. The CMF supports mesothelioma patients and their families, as well as the development of a network of expertise in mesothelioma diagnosis, treatment and care across Canada.
There is a resource for patients and caregiver http://cmfonline.org/?q=node/3
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