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Acclaim Health

Site: Oakville - Speers Rd

Service: Community Support Services

Memos and Bulletins
Public Comments Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) 
 
For information on the impact on services and updates in response to COVID-19 see here
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-827-8800
Toll Free Phone 1-800-387-7127
Fax 905-827-3390
E-Mail generalinquiries@acclaimhealth.ca
Website www.acclaimhealth.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/pages/Acclaim-Health/468827769806318
LinkedIn LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/acclaimhealth/
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/AcclaimHealth
Primary Contact Kelly McWilliams, Director, Health Services; Email: kmcwilliams@acclaimhealth.ca
Alternate Contact Patricia Blakeley, Director, Community Support Services; Email: pblakeley@acclaimhealth.ca
Contact Form acclaimhealth.ca/current-clients/provide-your-feedback/feedback-form/
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Primary Executive Laurie MacNab, Board Chair
Alternate Executive Angela Brewer, Chief Executive Officer; Email: abrewer@acclaimhealth.ca
Funding MH LHIN * United Way * Donations
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) *Impact on services and updates in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) see here*

Supports for older adults, and adults with disabilities * helps people remain independent in their own homes for as long as possible

Services include:

Dementia Care:

  • one-on-one caregiver support
  • caregiver education sessions
  • adult day program (2 locations: Burlington and Oakville)
  • memory care (respite, home safety assessment, on-going assessment of care needs)
  • memory visiting (trained volunteers provide companionship, some respite)

Home Care:
  • nursing (visiting, shift, specialty, and clinics) care
  • personal care (help with bathing and personal hygiene)
  • overnight care
  • meal preparation
  • housekeeping and laundry
  • companionship
  • help with getting to appointments, errands, grocery shopping
  • Philips Lifeline (personal medical alarm and response)

Volunteer Visiting
:
  • friendly visiting
  • safety and wellness checks
  • bereavement peer support program
  • hospice volunteer visiting
  • ongoing support groups, walking groups
  • hospice volunteer visiting (trained volunteers provide emotional and social support to people with life-threatening illnesses)
  • home support exercise program
  • memory visiting
  • Tele-Touch

Palliative Care Consultation
:
  • education
  • mentoring
  • resources

Fall Prevention:
  • Home Support Exercise Program * in home 12-week program for older adults who can’t attend a community exercise class * contact Leanne Rotz at extension 2311
  • Community Exercise Classes * free community exercise classes throughout Halton specifically designed for older adults * classes are presented in partnership with Lifemark Seniors Wellness * contact 1-877-696-1620 for information


Hospice Care and Bereavement Support - Emotional, social and spiritual support, companionship, respite care for people and their family/caregivers dealing with a life-limiting illness * services provided at home

Tele-Touch - A telephone reassurance program where volunteer callers phone lonely, isolated or frail older adults and adults with limited mobility, providing friendly conversation, security and reassurance * volunteers call according to a pre-arranged schedule * if the volunteer is unable to reach the client, the agency will follow up until we establish that the client is safe and sound * volunteer opportunities available (apply online)

Services and Programs:
  • Acclaim Health - Oakville - Trafalgar Rd - Respite and Support - Dementia Care
  • Adult Day Program - Mississauga (Coptic Centre)
  • Adult Day Program - Oakville (Central)
  • Adult Day Program - Oakville (Palermo)
  • COVID-19 Grocery Support
  • Friendly Visiting
  • Home Care
  • Home Support Exercise Program
  • Palliative Care Consultation
Areas Served Halton Region
Boundaries Halton Region
Eligibility Older adults and people with disabilities, who need physical, social, or emotional supports
Application Referral required for some programs
Languages English
Fees Varies per program and services
Site Information
Site Location Oakville (West Oakville)
Located In Community Oakville
Address & Map
2370 Speers Rd
Oakville, ON L6L 5M2
 
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Intersection Bronte Rd and Speers Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Nongovernmental Agency Departments ~ Health Issues

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