Independent Living Services Simcoe County

Site: Barrie

Service: Assisted Living Services for Seniors

Record #: BAR2228
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 28 Aug 2023

Description

Description (Service) ILS assists adults with permanent physical disabilities and seniors with activities of daily living such as bathing, transferring, meal preparation, and household routines in two ways:

PERSONAL SUPPORT SERVICES
  • This service is prescheduled and available from 6 am-12 am, 7 days a week as determined by the client's assessed needs.
  • The level of service for this program is determined by an assessment.
  • A service plan is developed with consideration of the client's preferences and available resources.
  • Services are available at home, place of employment, or school.
ASSISTED LIVING SERVICES
  • Services are designed for client who may require more frequent access to service on a 24-hour basis that cannot be met solely on a scheduled visitation model.
  • Clients must live within a designated geographic service area.
Both programs require:
  • An annual service plan agreement which is developed with consideration of the client's preferences and available resources. In some cases, service levels will be assessed and reviewed as needed.
  • Clients must be able to direct their care and have a backup plan in place.
Independent Living Services Simcoe County is a member of the Simcoe Muskoka Integrated Fall Strategy (SMIFS).

Service Details

Hours Hours vary, evening and weekend assistance can be arranged in advance
Areas Served Barrie
Eligibility
  • Age Requirement: 65 yrs and up
  • Formal Assessment by North Simcoe Muskoka Home and Community Care is required
  • Individuals appropriate (eligible) for services must reside within the geographic area in which the services are offered, presently operating in the North East/West area of Barrie.


Application Call North Simcoe Muskoka Home and Community Care at 705-721-8010 / 1-888-721-2222, or the Service Coordinator at Independent Living Services Simcoe County at 705-817-8300.
Languages English
Fees None

Address and Location

Site Location Cedar Pointe Business Park
Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
15 Cedar Pointe Dr
Unit 10
Barrie, ON
Canada L4N 5R7
Intersection Hwy 400 and Dunlop St W
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 705 737-3263
Toll Free Phone 1-800-465-1133
TTY Phone 705-737-3242
Fax 705-737-1874
E-Mail ilssimcoe@ilssimcoe.ca
Website www.ilssimcoe.ca
Social Media Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ILSsimcoe
Primary Contact Holly Hartshorne, Coordinator, Assistive Technology and Aging at Home; Phone: 705-715-8577; Email: hhartshorne@ilssimcoe.ca
Alternate Contact Sheila Tryon, Service Coordinator; Phone: 705-817-8300; Email: stryon@ilssimcoe.ca

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