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Home Support Links and Resources

 

 

Community Information Toronto
Just dial 211 in the 416 and 647 area codes. A trained Information and Referral Specialist will: assess your situation, help you find answers to your questions, provide you with options and appropriate referrals. This 24-hour-a-day service is free, confidential and available in many languages.

 

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Home Support

 

Toronto Community Care Access Centre

Canadian Home Care Association

Community Care Connects

OACCAC Website - Ontario Association of Community Care Access Centres

Care Watch Toronto

Ontario Association of Non-Profit Homes and Services for Seniors

Ontario Community Support Association

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Long-Term Care

 

Toronto Community Care Access Centre

Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care

OACCAC Website - Ontario Association of Community Care Access Centres

Care Watch Toronto

Ontario Association of Non-Profit Homes and Services for Seniors

Ontario Long-Term Care Association

Ontario Residential Care Association

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Caregiver Support

 

Caregiver Network

 

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Seniors

 

Human Resources Development Canada
Retirement Income information - CPP and related benefits, Old Age Security, Guaranteed Income Supplement

 

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Law

 

Health Care Consent Act, 1992 and Health Care Consent Act, 1992

 

Community Partners

 

 

VHA Home HealthCare
Provides extensive nursing services, homemaking services and extreme cleaning services.

 

Toronto Community Care Access Centre
 

United Way of Toronto

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Health

 

Canadian Health Network
A broad source of health information, provided by Health Canada

College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario
Find a doctor in your area

The Canadian Hearing Society
The Hearing Care Counselling Program can help you Stay Independent with information and counselling. They can teach you, family members and caregivers ways to communicate and cope with day-to-day life, and explain how to use hearing aids and other technical devices.

Health Canada

Ontario Ministry of Health Consumer Web Site

City of Toronto Public Health

Ontario Hospital Association

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Dementia

Toronto Dementia Network

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Alzheimer Disease

Alzheimer Society of Toronto

Information about AST, programs and services, information resources, and ways of getting involved including volunteering, fundraising campaigns, membership, and donations.

Alzheimer Society of Ontario

The Alzheimer Society of Ontario is an association of chapters whose mission is to improve the quality of life of people with Alzheimer Disease or other dementias and their caregivers.

Dementia Advocacy and Support Network - DASNI International

Dementia Advocacy and Support Network International (DASNI) is a worldwide organization by and for those diagnosed with dementia, working together to improve our quality of life.

Alzheimer Research Forum

Scientific communication and creative thinking in the search for the causes and treatments for Alzheimer Disease.

Alzheimer's Disease International

Alzheimer's Disease International is the umbrella organisation of Alzheimer associations around the world, which offer support and information to people with dementia and their caregivers.