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Program: Carling Day Program  
Organization: Carefor Health & Community Services - Ottawa
Phone Numbers: 613-721-6496
After Hours: Answering machine
Fax: 613-721-6708
Email: info@carefor.ca
Website: www.carefor.ca
Address:
2576 Carling Ave
Ottawa, ON
K2B 7H5
Intersection: Carling Ave and Richmond Rd
Accessibility:     Wheelchair Accessible
Accessibility Notes: Fully Accessible
Hours: Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm * Programs Mon-Sat 9 am-2:45 pm * no program on the last Fri of every month * Francophone programs are offered every Tue
Executives: Bob Cerniuk - Chief Executive Officer
613-749-7557
Contacts: Robin Meyers - Program Manager
613-721-6496 * rmeyers@carefor.ca
Service Description: Adult day program

Program structure is flexible and activities are tailored to the client's functional ability and interests

Social time: day typically begins with a snack and conversation about life experiences, current events and any topic of specific interest to the clients * birthdays and special holidays are celebrated

Activities:
  • cards
  • billiards
  • board games
  • gardening
  • handicrafts
  • woodworking
  • baking
  • music

Physical movement: 15-minute exercise program is part of the day's activities * includes warm-up, stretching, mild cardiovascular activity and cool down

Meals: hot meal is provided * participants may help prepare the meal with the assistance of staff and volunteers

Outings: day trips may include picnics and visits to museums, a sugar bush or the Experimental Farm
Fees: Service - $22.50 per day * $12.50 for transportation
Application: Apply through the Champlain Community Care Access Centre, toll free 310-2222 (310-CCAC) or TTY 613-745-0049
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: Clients diagnosed with dementia, who are living in the community or in a retirement residence
Languages: English ; French
Area(s) Served: Ottawa (City of)
See Also: Adult Day Programs
Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias

This information was last completely updated on 8/26/2013

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