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Catholic Family Services of Hamilton

Site: St. Joseph's Villa Campus

Service: Hamilton / Halton Gatekeepers Program

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-527-3823 x279
Toll Free Phone 1-877-527-3823
Fax 905-546-5779
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Primary Contact Judit Zsoldos, Team Leader; Phone: ext 254; Email:
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Works in conjunction with health and social service community partners, to identify seniors living in severe self-neglect, known as Diogenes Syndrome. This service is intended to increase access to support services for vulnerable and at-risk seniors and prevent the need for other services such as hospitalization and long term care.
Hours Mon, Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Tue-Thu 8:30 am-7:30 pmMeetings: Please call primary contact for information on dates and times of the group meetings.
Areas Served Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of)
Eligibility for Hamilton and age 49 years and older for Halton.
Clients display:
* Signs of extreme personal neglect: poor hygiene, body odour, wearing dirty or inappropriate clothing
* Signs of extreme domestic neglect: home is in severe disrepair, bad odours, excessive clutter, neglected pets, and lack of food
* Signs of excessive hoarding
* Social withdrawal
* Refusal of assistance
* Lack of concern about living condition

Age Requirements: Ages: 60 year(s) and up;
Application Contact for information * Referral form is available online and can be filled out and faxed to 905-546-5779
Languages English
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Hamilton
Address & Map
St. Joseph's Villa; 56 Governor's Rd
Unit 2B
Hamilton, ON
Canada L9H 5G7
Mailing Address 688 Queensdale Ave E 
Unit 1 
Canada L8V 1M1
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Case/Care Management ~ Compulsive Hoarding ; Case/Care Management ~ Older Adult/Aging Issues ; Outreach Programs ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Compulsive Hoarding ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Older Adult/Aging Issues

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