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Program: Perley Adult Day Program  
Organization: Carefor Health & Community Services - Ottawa
Phone Numbers: 613-526-7170 ext 8808
Fax: 613-526-7166
Email: info@carefor.ca
Website: www.carefor.ca
Street
Address
:
Perley and Rideau Veterans' Health Centre
1750 Russell Rd, Ste 1100
Ottawa
 
Intersection: St Laurent Blvd and Industrial Ave
Accessibility:     Wheelchair Accessible
Accessibility Notes: Fully Accessible
Hours: Mon-Fri 9 am-2:45 pm * There is no program on the last Friday of the month
Executives: Bob Cerniuk - Chief Executive Officer
613-749-7557 * bcerniuk@carefor.ca
Contacts: Sue Kirby - Program Manager
skirby@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
Fees: Service - $20 per day; transportation if available in specific area $12.50
Application: Direct referrals through the organization or apply through the Champlain Community Care Access Centre, Toll free 310-2222 (310-CCAC) or TTY 613-745-0049
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: The Program is for any individual living at home in the City of Ottawa, who has a confirmed diagnosis of irreversible dementia, and is able to participate in a 6-hour program. The individual cannot be at risk to harm clients, volunteers or staff.
Languages: English
Area(s) Served: Ottawa (City of)
See Also: Adult Day Programs
Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias
Community Support Services

This information was last completely updated on 8/21/2013

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