Psychogeriatrics Mobile Social Work for Seniors

Type of Service

Case Management/Supportive Counselling & Services - Mental Health

Program Description

This service is available to seniors with mental health concerns and complex care needs who reside alone or with family and are experiencing difficulty coping in their environment. Service to Seniors under 65 will be considered on a case to case basis.

Access Information

Priority will be given to Seniors who are at high risk and experiencing increasing frailty with contributing medical and psychosocial stressors. Risks identified for service: caregiver burnout, home situation is "stressed", possibility of abuse has been identified, change in physical, emotional and/or mental status of either client or caregiver, social isolation, access to supports limited or non-existent. Individuals living in a Retirement Home or Assisted Living environment may also be referred.

User Costs

Program Cost No
Additional Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 705-355-1022 ext. 228

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 65 and up
Catchment LHINs: (North Simcoe Muskoka)
Wheelchair Access Yes

Smoking

Policy Allowed

Application Referral Forms

Languages

English

Hours

Main Hours

Monday 0900-1700
Tuesday 0900-1700
Wednesday 0900-1700
Thursday 0900-1700
Friday 0900-1700