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Map RecordCanada. Veterans Affairs Canada. District Office

Map RecordCanada. Veterans Affairs Canada. District Office   Veterans' Affairs offers services and benefits to qualified Veterans and their families, members of the Canadian Forces, serving and discharged RCMP, allied veterans and some civilians. Services include:  
 
* War Veterans Allowance/ Canadian Forces Income Support  
* Veterans Independence Program (VIP) for Veterans and survivors of deceased Veterans to help them live independently in their own home  
* Disability Pensions/ benefits - for those who may qualify because of a service related injury  
* Health programs including benefits, rehabilitation services 
* Long-term Care 
* Transition to civilian life 
* Mental health and well being, homeless, Pastoral Outreach  
* Grave Marker Maintenance, Funeral and Burial Assistance  
* Education assistance for a child of a deceased CAF member or veteran, see website for details  
 
The VAC Assistance Service - 24-hour toll-free help line that can provide Veterans and their families with free short-term professional counselling and referral services, including support for marital and family problems, transitional, grief, emotional, substance abuse, financial, work related problems and any other concerns affecting your well being. This toll-free number is not an emergency service but for severe or dangerous circumstances, the counsellor has received the appropriate professional training to make the necessary crisis intervention.
Bruce County ; Grey County ; Simcoe County

Map RecordCanadian Hard of Hearing Association, Sudbury Branch

Map RecordCanadian Hard of Hearing Association, Sudbury Branch 705-523-5695 Organization for hard of hearing and deafened persons * providing a variety of workshops and supports to those living with hearing loss including: 
 
* Hear Now program that provides limited financial assistance for hearing aids for adults and FM systems for children under 18 years of age * applications for funding available from audiologist. 
* Learning to Hear (for cochlear implant recipients) 10 week program, 2 hours each week 
* Assistive listening devices 
* Living with Tinnitus 
* Speech reading classes (Level 1 and 2)  
* Outreach Services 
* Public Education and Awareness presentations 
 
* will travel to other communities within the Branch's service area for any of these programs or workshops 
 
 
Muskoka District ; Parry Sound District ; Northeastern Ontario

Map RecordCanadian Hearing Society, Simcoe County Area Office

Map RecordCanadian Hearing Society, Simcoe County Area Office   Supports to enhance the independence of people who are culturally deaf, oral deaf, deafened, and hard of hearing and encourages prevention of hearing loss 
 
Ontario Interpreting Services (OIS) - professional sign-language interpreters * set fee - organizations and businesses are responsible for the cost of making their services accessible no matter who requests the interpretation service * advance booking preferred * for after hours emergency interpreter services for health and mental health emergencies, contact Ontario Interpreter Services, After Hours Emergency Interpreter Service at 1-866-256-5142 or TTY: 1-866-831-4657  
 
Communication Devices Program - carries a wide variety of devices to assist individuals who are deaf, deafened and hard of hearing including TTYs (text telephones), visual smoke detectors, baby monitors, signalling devices and alarm clocks * registered ADP vendor for Teletypewriter for the Deaf 
 
Hearing Care Counselling - supportive counselling, special assistance, case management, and advocacy for people with hearing loss  
 
Falls Prevention - Dizziness and balance issues are often directly related to hearing health * additionally, since people rely on sound for orientation in the environment, a person may not be as quickly aware of a potentially hazardous situation when hearing is decreased * therefore, proper hearing health and hearing loss management are important components of falls prevention 
 
Member of the Simcoe Muskoka Integrated Fall Strategy (SMIFS) * member of the North Simcoe Muskoka Community Support Services Coalition
Simcoe County

Map RecordCanadian Hearing Society, Simcoe County Area Office, Hearing Care Counselling Program

Map RecordCanadian Hearing Society, Simcoe County Area Office, Hearing Care Counselling Program   Provides communication and hearing health support services which enables people with a hearing loss to carry out daily living activities independently, safely, and with reduced communication difficulties * specific services include: 
 
Home Visits to provide information or counselling on understanding hearing loss and managing difficult listening situations * use, care and maintenance of hearing aids and other listening systems * selecting and using specialized communication equipment, e.g. telephones, alarm clocks, television accessories * referrals to other community services  
 
Accessibility Consulting Services provide a full menu of services to help businesses identify current communication barriers, meet accessibility needs, and comply with all aspects of the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) * includes facility assessments, technology assessments, education and training workshops  
 
Education and training to consumers, family, caregivers and general public including family support and communication training, in-service training to home-support providers, presentations/community displays 
 
Falls Prevention - Dizziness and balance issues are often directly related to hearing health * additionally, since people rely on sound for orientation in the environment, a person may not be as quickly aware of a potentially hazardous situation when hearing is decreased * therefore, proper hearing health and hearing loss management are important components of falls prevention 
 
Member of the Simcoe Muskoka Integrated Fall Strategy (SMIFS)
Simcoe County

Map RecordCanadian Hearing Society, Simcoe County Area Office, Hearing Help Classes

Map RecordCanadian Hearing Society, Simcoe County Area Office, Hearing Help Classes   Educate adults on how to overcome the challenges associated with acquired hearing loss * classes provide information and education on hearing loss, hearing aids and other communication devices, and strategies to improve communication * offered several times a year, individual sessions can be arranged 
 
Falls Prevention - Dizziness and balance issues are often directly related to hearing health * additionally, since people rely on sound for orientation in the environment, a person may not be as quickly aware of a potentially hazardous situation when hearing is decreased * therefore, proper hearing health and hearing loss management are important components of falls prevention 
 
Member of the Simcoe Muskoka Integrated Fall Strategy (SMIFS)
Simcoe County

Map RecordCanadian Mental Health Association, Muskoka-Parry Sound, Bracebridge - Manitoba St

Map RecordCanadian Mental Health Association, Muskoka-Parry Sound, Bracebridge - Manitoba St Administration 705-645-2262 * Adult Protective Services 705-645-6771 Provides mental health crisis intervention, treatment, and community support (case management) services * assessment and referral * counselling/psychotherapy * psychiatric consultation * intensive case management for individuals with serious mental illness * group services in some cases  
 
Core Services include: 
 
Crisis/Intake support service
- single point of entry for all services of the Core Program * screening and review of all referrals * 24 hour telephone Crisis support service * community crisis support * post crisis follow-up * 24 hour consultations to hospitals 
 
COAST (Community Outreach and Support Team) - a multidisciplinary, mobile, outreach team providing individualized treatment for a persistent and serious mental illness, including: housing * medication * rehabilitation * employment and financial services 
 
Court Diversion and Support - redirection from criminal justice system for minor offenses * the person agrees to an individualized support/treatment program in the community 
 
Supportive Housing Service - rent supplements to clients who have experienced serious mental illness, are homeless or at risk of being homeless and receiving ongoing service from the Agency  
 
Counselling Psychotherapy and Education Service - individual counselling (as resources allow) including assessment, treatment planning and case management * group counselling * community consultation and education of mental health issues 
 
Other programs include: 
 
Regional Seniors’ Mental Health Consultation Service - mental health assessment, diagnosis, treatment recommendations and limited follow-up and/or referral on an outreach basis for people with age-related mental health problems * Collaborate with health care agencies and caregivers to provide advocacy for clients and their families  
 
Adult Protective Services (APS) - assist developmentally disabled adults to live independently in the community including locating and retaining accommodation * counselling for life skills, financial management and emotional issues * co-ordinating medical and dental appointments, etc * advocating for client rights * assisting clients with the judicial system 
 
Council of Consumer/Survivor and Family Initiatives - peer-guided community program for people who live with mental health issues  
 
Volunteer Program - volunteer opportunities to assist in services and enhancement of quality of life for people with a serious mental illness or developmental disability * Volunteer Coordinator can be reached at 705-645-2262 
 
Partner Assault Response Programa 12 week court ordered education group involving domestic violence (see separate record) 
 
Member agency of Support Services Network for Male Survivors in Ontario 
 
Developmental Disabilities Regional Outreach Program - psychiatric consultation and treatment for adults with developmental disabilities and serious mental health illness
Muskoka District ; Parry Sound District ; Male Survivors Network serves Muskoka District only

Map RecordCanadian Mental Health Association, Muskoka-Parry Sound, Huntsville Office

Map RecordCanadian Mental Health Association, Muskoka-Parry Sound, Huntsville Office 705-789-8891 * Adult Protective Services 705-645-6771 Bracebridge Provides mental health crisis intervention, treatment, and community support (case management) services * assessment and referral * counselling/psychotherapy * psychiatric consultation * intensive case management for individuals with serious mental illness * group services in some cases * addiction services 
 
Core Services include: 
 
Crisis/Intake support service
- single point of entry for all services of the Core Program * screening and review of all referrals * 24 hour telephone Crisis support service * community crisis support * post crisis follow-up * 24 hour consultations to hospitals 
 
COAST (Community Outreach and Support Team) - a multidisciplinary, mobile, outreach team providing individualized treatment for a persistent and serious mental illness, including: housing * medication * rehabilitation * employment and financial services 
 
Court Diversion and Support - redirection from criminal justice system for minor offenses * the person agrees to an individualized support/treatment program in the community 
 
Supportive Housing Service - rent supplements to clients who have experienced serious mental illness, are homeless or at risk of being homeless and receiving ongoing service from the Agency  
 
Counselling Psychotherapy and Education Service - individual counselling (as resources allow) including assessment, treatment planning and case management * group counselling * community consultation and education of mental health issues 
 
Other programs include: 
 
Regional Seniors’ Mental Health Consultation Service - mental health assessment, diagnosis, treatment recommendations and limited follow-up and/or referral on an outreach basis for people with age-related mental health problems * Collaborate with health care agencies and caregivers to provide advocacy for clients and their families  
 
Adult Protective Services (APS) - assist developmentally disabled adults to live independently in the community including locating and retaining accommodation * counselling for life skills, financial management and emotional issues * co-ordinating medical and dental appointments, etc * advocating for client rights * assisting clients with the judicial system 
 
Council of Consumer/Survivor and Family Initiatives - Drop in centre, The Greenhouse - Tue, Fri 1 pm-4 pm peer-guided community program for people who live with mental health issues as consumers/survivors and /or family members. Peer support, skill and personal development, outings and cooking 
 
Volunteer Program - volunteer opportunities to assist in services and enhancement of quality of life for people with a serious mental illness or developmental disability * Volunteer Coordinator can be reached at 705-645-2262 
 
Partner Assault Response Program - a group for men who have been abusive, including anger management and conflict resolution 
 
Developmental Disabilities Regional Outreach Program - psychiatric consultation and treatment for adults with developmental disabilities and serious mental health illness
Huntsville - and area

Map RecordCanadian Mental Health Association, Muskoka-Parry Sound, Parry Sound Office, Addiction Services

Map RecordCanadian Mental Health Association, Muskoka-Parry Sound, Parry Sound Office, Addiction Services 705-746-4264 Assessment, counselling, case management and referral services to all persons who have been adversely impacted by substance use and gambling * prevention of harmful substance use through public education and awareness initiatives * adopt a flexible, individualized approach ranging from harm reduction to abstinence 
 
Programs and Services offered:  
 
* Intake 
* Individual and Group Addictions and Mental Health Treatment 
* Family Member Addiction and Mental Health Counselling  
* Walk-In Clinic 
* Youth Addiction Counselling 
* Concurrent Disorders 
* Addiction Supportive Housing (ASH)  
* Mental Health Supportive Housing 
* Opioid Treatment/Case Management Support 
* Ontario Works-Addiction Services Initiative(ASI)  
* Back On Track (Ontario's Remedial Measures Program)  
* Community Prevention and Awareness. 
* Psychogeriatrics Program 
* Assertive Community Treatment 
* Case Management 
* Early Psychosis Intervention 
* Aboriginal Mental Health Program  
 
Services are also available out of the Burk's Falls and District Health Centre, 150 Huston Street, Burk's Falls and at 87 Main St in Sundridge
Muskoka District ; Parry Sound District

Map RecordCanadian Mental Health Association. Simcoe County Branch, Collingwood - 186 Erie St - Suite 101, Collingwood Satellite Office

Map RecordCanadian Mental Health Association. Simcoe County Branch, Collingwood - 186 Erie St - Suite 101, Collingwood Satellite Office Collingwood Office 705-444-2558 (no secretarial services, leave message on machine and counsellor will return call) 
 
Barrie Office: 705-726-5033
Provides services to anyone, including concerned family members or friends, affected by the problem of alcohol, drug use or gambling * services include counselling, case management and follow-up after assessment * assessment process lasts approximately three to four sessions, and follow-up and support will go on as long as necessary * acts as an information centre regarding addictions * Assertive Community Treatment Team South Georgian Bay 
 
Designated by Ontario Ministry of Health and Long Term Care as the agency for gambling outpatient treatment
Clearview (Simcoe County) ; Collingwood ; Stayner ; Wasaga Beach

Map RecordCanadian Mental Health Association. Simcoe County Branch, Midland, Midland Satellite Office

Map RecordCanadian Mental Health Association. Simcoe County Branch, Midland, Midland Satellite Office Midland Office: 705-526-0393 (no secretarial service, leave message on answering machine and counsellor will return call) * dial ext 405 for Youth Counsellor 
 
Barrie Office: 705-726-5033
Provides services to anyone, including concerned family members or friends, affected by the problem of alcohol, drug use or gambling * services include counselling, case management and follow-up after assessment * assessment process lasts approximately three to four sessions, and follow-up and support will go on as long as necessary * acts as an information centre regarding addictions Midland - and surrounding area

Map RecordCanadian Mental Health Association. Simcoe County Branch, Orillia - 50 Nottawasaga St, Orillia Satellite Office

Map RecordCanadian Mental Health Association. Simcoe County Branch, Orillia - 50 Nottawasaga St, Orillia Satellite Office 705-325-4499 * Barrie Office: 705-726-5033 Provides services to anyone, including concerned family members or friends, affected by the problem of alcohol, drug use or gambling * services include counselling, case management and follow-up after assessment * assessment process lasts approximately three to four sessions, and follow-up and support will go on as long as necessary * acts as an information centre regarding addictions Orillia - and surrounding area

Map RecordCanadian Mental Health Association. Simcoe County Branch, Orillia - 76 Nottawasaga St, Assertive Community Treatment Team

Map RecordCanadian Mental Health Association. Simcoe County Branch, Orillia - 76 Nottawasaga St, Assertive Community Treatment Team 705-329-5846 Community-based services that offers intensive support, rehabilitation and treatment focusing on the individual's personal recovery goals 
Team is composed of a multidisciplinary group of professionals that include:  
* a psychiatrist 
* a social worker 
* a peer specialist 
* an addictions specialist 
* a recreational therapist  
* an aboriginal liaison specialist 
* an occupational therapist 
* case managers  
* registered nurses 
 
Services offered include: 
* the capacity to offer multiple daily contacts 
* individualized treatment/counseling and goal planning 
* clinical psychiatric treatment 
* multidisciplinary therapeutic support 
* rehabilitation and treatment 
* crisis prevention, intervention and management 
* assistance coping with daily living 
* support in employment/vocational and recreational activities 
* advocacy, health promotion and teaching  
* facilitate referrals to other community resources  
* coordination of support  
* provide safe beds program
Midland ; Orillia and area ; Penetanguishene - and area

Map RecordCarePartners, Barrie

Map RecordCarePartners, Barrie 705-721-4547 Non-medical home care for seniors and adults with disabilities needing additional assistance to remain independent in their homes

Companionship/Home Help Services include:
* friendly visiting, conversation and companionship
* light housekeeping
* meal preparation
* caregiver relief/ respite care

Personal Care Services include:
* eating
* grooming
* dressing
* medication reminders
* bathing
* mobility and falls prevention
* incontinence care

Clinical Supervisor is available to complete a free in-home assessment to establish a care plan that meets clients' needs to remain independent in their own home

All personal support workers are subject to vigorous hiring process which includes criminal and vulnerable sector checks
Barrie ; Innisfil ; Midland ; Muskoka District ; Orillia ; North Simcoe Muskoka LHIN

Map RecordCentral East Stroke Network, Barrie

Map RecordCentral East Stroke Network, Barrie 705-728-9090 ext 46315 * 705-728-9090 ext 46311 One of 11 regional systems established to implement the Ontario Stroke System * goal is to improve access to evidence-based prevention and care in order to reduce stroke incidence, mortality and residual disability * provides presentations to the public, service clubs, retirement homes and all health care providers in addressing the risks following stroke  
 
District Stroke Centres differ from community hospitals in that they are organized to facilitate the use of tPa for acute ischemic stroke on an around the clock basis * tPA (tissue plasminogen activator) is a type of thrombolytic drug, often referred to as clot busters  
 
The following hospitals in the Central East Stroke Network house District Stroke Centres: 
 
Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre, Barrie - Enhanced District Stroke Centre 
Mackenzie Richmond Hill Hospital, Richmond Hill (Formerly York Central Hospital) 
Muskoka Algonquin District Stroke Centre, Huntsville 
Peterborough Regional District Stroke Centre, Peterborough 
Lakeridge Health (Oshawa) District Stroke Centre
Haliburton County ; Kawartha Lakes ; Muskoka District ; Peterborough (County of) ; Simcoe County ; York Region ; North Simcoe Muskoka LHIN; Central LIHN; Central East LIHN

Central East Stroke Network, Living With Stroke Program

 Central East Stroke Network, Living With Stroke Program 705-728-9090 Ext 46311 Free community-based support and educational program designed for stroke survivors and their caregivers for managing the challenges of living with stroke Durham Region ; Haliburton County ; Kawartha Lakes ; Muskoka District ; Peterborough (County of) ; Simcoe County ; York Region ; North Simcoe Muskoka LHIN; Central LIHN; Central East LIHN

Map RecordCentral Taxi - Midland, Central Taxi, Conventional & Accessible Wheelchair Van

Map RecordCentral Taxi - Midland, Central Taxi, Conventional & Accessible Wheelchair Van 705-526-2626 Provides conventional and wheelchair accessible taxi services * wheelchair service locally, to Toronto Airport and other long distance destinations * accommodates one wheel chair and up to two other passengers. Simcoe North

Map RecordCentre de santé communautaire CHIGAMIK Community Health Centre, Midland, Living Well with Chronic Pain

Map RecordCentre de santé communautaire CHIGAMIK Community Health Centre, Midland, Living Well with Chronic Pain 705-527-4154 Provides information and strategies for coping with conditions of chronic pain such as arthritis, migraines, fibromyalgia etc. * tools for coping include but are not limited to relaxation and breathing techniques, action planning, dealing with emotions Christian Island ; Midland ; Muskoka District - Francophone, First Nation, Métis or Inuit individuals ; Penetanguishene ; Simcoe County - Francophone, First Nation, Métis or Inuit individuals ; Springwater ; Tay ; Tiny

Centre de santé communautaire CHIGAMIK Community Health Centre, Midland, Nordic Pole Walking Group

 Centre de santé communautaire CHIGAMIK Community Health Centre, Midland, Nordic Pole Walking Group 705-527-4154 Nordic Pole Walking is an alternative to regular walking and provides increased health benefits such as * increased cardiovascular health • improved strength, posture, balance, and mobility • burn 20-45% more calories * decreased pressure on hips, knees and ankles. Program brings people together with an instructor once a week during spring summer and fall to walk various trails in the local community and surrounding areas.  
 
Spare sets of Nordic poles are available for usage by those who do not own their own.
Christian Island ; Midland ; Penetanguishene ; Tay ; Tiny

Map RecordCertified Foot Care Nurse

Map RecordCertified Foot Care Nurse   Karen Ventzke (RPN) provides nail and foot care services including diabetic foot care at client's home. Clearview (Simcoe County) ; Collingwood ; Wasaga Beach

Map RecordCHATS - Community & Home Assistance to Seniors, Bradford West Gwillimbury

Map RecordCHATS - Community & Home Assistance to Seniors, Bradford West Gwillimbury Head Office Aurora: 905-713-6596 Home and community supports and experiences available to older adults and caregivers to assist older adults in living independently, safely and well in their own home.  
 
Programs & Services Include: 
* Adult Day Programs 
* Assisted Living 
* Personal care - bathing, toileting, dressing 
* Caregiver Support & Education 
* CHATS Phillips Lifeline 
* Home Adaptation & Maintenance  
* Home at Last 
* Homemaking, Personal Care, & Respite 
* Meals on Wheels 
* Wellness & Diversity Outreach Programs 
* Telephone Reassurance 
* Tenancy Risk Reduction Service for Seniors 
 
Transportation: 
Provides frail seniors, and adults over the age of 18 with a physical or cognitive condition needing a non-medical escort local and long distance drives to medical appointments, central LHIN funded ADP’s, grocery shopping, personal errands and social outings. Priority is given to clients requiring drives to chemotherapy and dialysis appointments etc. and other medical appointments before errands, shopping and outings. Clients are encouraged to call as far in advance as possible to arrange transportation.
Alliston ; Beeton ; Bradford West Gwillimbury ; Holland Landing ; Keswick ; Mount Albert ; Pefferlaw ; Sharon ; Sutton ; Tottenham ; Udora (York Region)

Map RecordCheri's Client Care

Map RecordCheri's Client Care   Non-medical related services including: 
 
* transportation to and from appointments (not able to accommodate a wheelchair) 
* assisting with grocery shopping and running errands 
* companionship 
* light meal prep 
* light housekeeping 
 
CPR and First Aid Trained 
Police check 
Liability Insurance
Muskoka District ; Parry Sound District - Parry Sound and south

Map RecordCHOICES Counselling and Consulting (Canada)

Map RecordCHOICES Counselling and Consulting (Canada) 705-794-3694 Registered Private Practice 
* client driven and solution focused services for individuals, families, businesses 
* combines traditional and complementary treatment modalities and approaches  
* services include, but are not limited to education, intervention, assessment, treatment planning and referral, out-patient counselling, case management, aftercare, relapse prevention, compassion fatigue, support and advocacy for people living with cancer 
* programs include, Mindfulness Based Addiction Counselling, assessment and counselling for Sleeping Disorder, education, assessment and treatment of Compassion Fatigue and Laughter Yoga "Laughter for the Health of It"
Muskoka District ; Simcoe County ; York Region

Map RecordCindy Lewis and Associates

Map RecordCindy Lewis and Associates 705-445-4631 Cindy Lewis (BSc.,DCh),Laurie Lang (BSc., D.Pod.M) and Ryan Smylie (D.Ch) are chiropodist's providing foot services: 
 
* routine footcare 
* diabetic assessments 
* surgeries 
* warts, fungal infections 
* custom shoes 
* orthotic manufacturing 
 
Home service for shut-ins.
Collingwood ; Stayner ; Thornbury ; Wasaga Beach

Map RecordClosing the Gap Healthcare, Innisfil

Map RecordClosing the Gap Healthcare, Innisfil 705-436-6293 Fully-accredited Canadian healthcare company provides community and clinic based healthcare services. Over 1,000 staff members across Ontario provide services in homes, schools, long-term care facilities and clinics. 
 
Innisfil office offers: 
 
* Publicly funded Physiotherapy Clinic 
* Private Physiotherapy Clinic
Barrie ; Essa ; Innisfil ; South Simcoe

Map RecordClosing the Gap Healthcare, Barrie

Map RecordClosing the Gap Healthcare, Barrie 705-727-7888 Provide services in clinics, and in the community, including homes, schools and long-term care facilities * services at Barrie office include: 
 
* Physiotherapy 
* Publicly funded physiotherapy clinic 
* Occupational therapy 
* Social work 
* Dietitian services 
 
Falls Prevention 
Services can also be geared toward preventing falls, by utilizing physiotherapy services to increase and/or maintain mobility and strength, and occupational therapy to increase understanding of individual fall risk factors and intervention priorities: 
* falls prevention education as a part of Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy services 
* assistive devices/aids prescriptions, home and car modifications and assistance with funding applications, provided as part of Occupational Therapy services 
* access to Dietitians who can assist clients in making healthy food choices to benefit bone mass and muscle strength 
* also does falls presentations to groups 
 
Contracted service provider agency to the North Simcoe Muskoka Local Health Integration Network ( NSM LHIN) Home and Community Care and Central LHIN, Home and Community Care for Therapy Services * host agent with the Children's Treatment Network Simcoe York
Simcoe County

Map RecordClosing the Gap Healthcare, Huntsville

Map RecordClosing the Gap Healthcare, Huntsville 705-788-9355 A fully accredited Canadian healthcare company that provides community and clinic based healthcare services * provide the following services in homes, schools, long-term care facilities and clinics: 
* Nursing 
* Physiotherapy 
* Occupational Therapy 
* Publicly funded physiotherapy clinic 
* Palliative Care 
* Personal Support Workers 
* Home Making Services 
* Speech Language Pathology 
* Dieticians  
* Social Work
Muskoka District ; Parry Sound District

Map RecordCNIB, Simcoe/Muskoka, Main Office

Map RecordCNIB, Simcoe/Muskoka, Main Office 705-728-3352 Provides vital post-vision loss rehabilitation programs as well as services that focus on meeting the social and emotional needs of people living with vision loss * purpose is to enhance independence for people living with vision loss and to be the leader in promoting vision health * nationwide, community-based, registered charity committed to research, public education and vision health for all Canadians * supports eye doctors who provide information on CNIB services, assistance, guidance and low vision assessments from their offices 
 
Falls Prevention: changes in vision, whether associated with the aging process or other causes, can increase the risk of falling * use of services and programs provided by CNIB can help those experiencing vision loss remain independent * orientation and mobility services may help seniors be more aware of their surroundings, thus making falls less likely
Muskoka District ; Simcoe County

Map RecordCollingwood Chiropractic

Map RecordCollingwood Chiropractic 705-293-3447 Dr. Neil Patrick offers chiropractic care including ART (active release)/myofascial release * ultrasound * electrotherapy * custom foot orthotics * gradient compression hosiery * in-home services available  
 
Second location in Creemore, see separate listing for Creemore Chiropractic.
Blue Mountains ; Clearview (Simcoe County) ; Collingwood ; Wasaga Beach

Map RecordCollingwood General and Marine Hospital, Community Mental Health Services

Map RecordCollingwood General and Marine Hospital, Community Mental Health Services 705-444-6600 Provides out patient psychiatric consultation with diagnosis of acute mood or thought disorder * treatment of brain disease, and neuro-degernerative disease (dementia) with coordinated case management  
Referral and support of the physician is indicated for this patient population due to the presence of medical illnesses and other complex needs of the individual. 
 
The clinic provides: 
* connections with community services, support and education to caregivers providing and monitoring care for someone in their charge.  
* specializations include dementia  
* intensive case management to solve problems or develop skills needed for long term psychiatric support required to sustain community function.  
* homelessness program for clinic patients who meet eligibility requirements of illness, risk and need 
* support and education on a variety of mental topics. 
 
Mental Health coverage to Collingwood General & Marine Hospital is provided 12hr daily
Blue Mountains ; Clearview (Simcoe County) ; Collingwood ; Thornbury ; Wasaga Beach

Map RecordCollingwood General and Marine Hospital, Wasaga Beach Satellite Office, Community Mental Health Services

Map RecordCollingwood General and Marine Hospital, Wasaga Beach Satellite Office, Community Mental Health Services 705-444-6600 Provide assessment, treatment, consultation and follow-up to those experiencing serious mental illness, including seniors experiencing confusion, memory or behavioural problems.  
 
All appointments and services are arranged through the Collingwood office.
Clearview (Simcoe County) ; Springwater ; Wasaga Beach

Map RecordCollingwood Hearing Clinic

Map RecordCollingwood Hearing Clinic 705-445-1177 A full service hearing clinic providing testing and service on all makes of hearing aids * sell batteries, accessories, ear molds, amplified telephones and TV amplifiers 
 
An authorizer and dispenser for Government Hearing program and is a member of the Association of Hearing Instrument Practitioners of Ontario (AHIP) * a registered vendor with the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care, ADP-Assistive Devices Program * WSIB-Workplace Safety & Insurance Board * DVA-Department of Veterans Affairs * ODSP-Ontario Disability Support Program * Blue Cross * Green Shield * Johnson's Insurance and most other insurance plans
Dufferin County ; Grey County ; Simcoe County

Map RecordColton Home Care Products

Map RecordColton Home Care Products 705-435-0999 Assessment, supply and service of the following categories of product: aides for daily living * sports braces * diagnostic devices * compression hose * bathroom safety * incontinence supplies * mattress protectors * walkers * scooters * sheepskin products * hospital beds rentals * walkers * crutches * bath benches * wheelchairs * house calls are available 
 
Vendor for The Assistive Devices Program and Department of Veteran Affairs.
Simcoe County

Map RecordCommunity Arthritis Pool Program

Map RecordCommunity Arthritis Pool Program   3/4 hour exercise program for people with a primary diagnosis of arthritis to improve range of motion * led by trained volunteers * program held in 93 degrees Fahrenheit therapeutic pool with a capacity of 10 people per class * 21 classes per week * program is in partnership with Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre Barrie - and surrounding area

Map RecordCommunity Connection, Collingwood, 211 Central East Region Contact Centre

Map RecordCommunity Connection, Collingwood, 211 Central East Region Contact Centre Helpline 2-1-1 * Administration 705-444-0040 Confidential information and referral service * community navigators assess caller needs and offer referral, advocacy and follow up to assist persons in accessing appropriate health, social, government, community and human services Ontario

Map RecordCommunity Living Association for South Simcoe, Alliston - Dufferin St S, Good Food Box Program

Map RecordCommunity Living Association for South Simcoe, Alliston - Dufferin St S, Good Food Box Program 705-435-4792 The Good Food Box provides fresh fruits and vegetables once a month. Good Food Boxes are available to anyone in the community. Local Ontario grown produce is chosen for the box whenever possible.  
 
Boxes must be pre-ordered and paid for by the fifth day of the month at one of the following locations: 
 
Alliston  
* CLASS 
* The Clothes Line 
* The Krasman Centre 
 
Angus 
* Pinewoods Chapel 
* Essa Public Library 
 
Pick-up is at CLASS on the third Thursday of each month 
 
Good Food Boxes not picked up by the specified times will be donated to people in need in the community 
 
Individuals can donate funds to purchase a Good Food Box for an individual or agency. Confidentiality is assured.
Adjala-Tosorontio ; Borden CFB ; Essa ; New Tecumseth

ConnexOntario, Helpline

 ConnexOntario, Helpline Administration: 519-439-0174 Telephone service providing confidential information about addiction, mental health and problem gambling resources in Ontario, including how to access them

Web chat with information and referral specialist available * email form available on website * operated by ConnexOntario Health Services Information
Ontario

Map RecordCopeland Creek Farm

Map RecordCopeland Creek Farm 705-549-2131 Sells certified organic fruit, vegetables and beef * call to order Midland - and area ; Penetanguishene ; Tiny - and area

Map RecordCottage Country Family Health Team, Gravenhurst

Map RecordCottage Country Family Health Team, Gravenhurst 705-687-2794 A team of health care professionals focused on health promotion, illness prevention and primary health care services. 
 
Team Includes: 
Family doctors * nurses and nurse Practitioners * Dietitian * mental health counselling * health educator * administration 
 
Programs offered include: 
Healthy Eating to Manage Chronic Disease workshops * falls screening clinic * lactation program * lower extremity strengthening & balance * PACE fitness counselling * cognitive screening * chronic disease self management * diabetes management team * cardiovascular/hypertension home monitoring * COPD * tobacco reduction program * planned senior's health day program 
 
The CCFHT provides after hours care at three locations in Gravenhurst and Bracebridge on a rotating basis for patients who are rostered with the team * if you are a registered patient and require non-emergency medical care, you can be seen at any of these locations * phone your own doctor's office and a message will advise as to which office is open on that day, clinics are: Monday through Thursday 5:00-8:00pm and three hour weekend clinics are available on Friday evening or Saturday morning  
 
All physicians have hospital privileges at Muskoka Algonquin Healthcare - South Muskoka Memorial Hospital Site.
Gravenhurst - and surrounding area

Map RecordCouchiching Family Health Team, Orillia - Memorial Ave

Map RecordCouchiching Family Health Team, Orillia - Memorial Ave 705-329-3649 Primary care services for disease management and prevention, disease cure, rehabilitation, palliative care and health promotion.  
Services also include: 
 
* nutritional counselling 
* medication counselling 
* access to assistive devices such as custom-fit orthotics
Orillia and area

Map RecordCouchiching Family Health Team, Orillia - Forest Ave, Aging Gracefully Group

Map RecordCouchiching Family Health Team, Orillia - Forest Ave, Aging Gracefully Group 705-327-4141 The Couchiching Family Health Team offers an educational, supportive and social group helping those later in life adjust to various issues surrounding aging. 
 
Some topics covered in the group include: 
* Feeling sad or anxious 
* Memory problems 
* Falls or risk of falling 
* Adjusting to a new diagnosis 
* Managing stress 
* Bereavement or loss 
* Social isolation 
* Caregiving 
* Major life changes  
* Financial issues 
* Making end-of-life decisions 
* Managing chronic conditions 
* Power of attorney and wills 
* Maintaining independence at home safely
Orillia ; Oro-Medonte ; Rama ; Ramara ; Severn

Map RecordCouchiching Family Health Team, Orillia - Memorial Ave, Diabetes Education Program

Map RecordCouchiching Family Health Team, Orillia - Memorial Ave, Diabetes Education Program 705-329-3649 Service is offered in three ways: 
* Individual diabetes counseling 
* Team based services  
* Group educational sessions 
 
Topics that are covered include: 
* Myths and facts about diabetes 
* What foods will affect your blood sugar 
* How to read labels in the grocery store 
* How to plan for and incorporate more regular physical activity into your daily life
Orillia and area

Map RecordCouchiching Family Health Team, Orillia - Memorial Ave, Falls Prevention

Map RecordCouchiching Family Health Team, Orillia - Memorial Ave, Falls Prevention 705-329-3649 Falls Prevention: CFHT provides many services that can assist in preventing falls including:  
* proper management of medical conditions (such as diabetes and proper foot care)  
* fall risk assessments  
* counselling on medications and proper nutrition  
* Physiotherapy to increase or maintain physical mobility and strength
Orillia and area

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