Site: Owen Sound

Record #: GBA2601
Last Modified: 22 Feb 2023
Last Full Update: 14 Oct 2020


Description (Service) Helps individuals to maintain their independence despite illness, injury, disability or age offering the following health services:

24 hour nursing services - visiting and shift services available in home, school, or at clinic including:
  • wound care
  • ostomy management and teaching
  • palliative care
  • home risk assessment
  • chemotherapy
  • ventilator management
  • medication management
  • chronic disease management
  • post surgical care
  • care of fragile elderly or medically fragile and technologically dependent children
Rehabilitation services provided in homes, workplaces and schools including:
  • physiotherapy, PT
  • occupational therapy, OT
  • speech-language therapy
Nutrition assessment and counselling by dieticians for a variety of medical conditions including diabetes management and weight management. Offers nutrition education and support associated with cancer therapy. Monitors feeding and growth of infants and children and offers support for clients on enteral feeding and total parenteral nutrition.

Home assistance with daily living activities such as:
  • personal care (bathing, dressing, personal hygiene)
  • medication reminders, pre-measured use and monitoring
  • mobility
  • light housekeeping
  • laundry
  • shopping
  • meal preparation
In-person clinics available at Kincardine, Walkerton, Wiarton and Owen Sound. Check website for location or call for information.

Service Details

Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Bruce County ; Grey County
Eligibility Based upon individual assessment. Contact office for further information.
Application Self referral or through Southwest Home and Community Care Support Services for those who meet eligibility criteria.
Languages English
Fees Service ; None - if recipient of services through Southwest Home and Community Care Support Services

Address and Location

Site Location Located beside Boot and Blade
Located In Community Owen Sound
Address & Map
1139 2nd Ave E
Owen Sound, ON
Canada N4K 2J1
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Intersection 11th St and 2nd Ave E
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 1-800-486-3488, Toll Free
Fax 1-800-637-3423
Primary Contact Kathy Skinn, Team Lead; Phone: 1-800-668-4326 ext 3105
Mailing Address 1139 2nd Ave E 
Owen Sound, ON 
Canada N4K 2J1

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