North Simcoe Muskoka Specialized Geriatric Services

Site: Barrie - Cundles Rd

Service: Behaviour Support Services

Record #: MID1325
Last Modified: 07 Feb 2024
Last Full Update: 01 Mar 2022

Description

Description (Service)
  • Community and Long-Term Care Home consultation service supporting older adults with cognitive impairment and responsive behaviours
  • Work collaboratively with care partners and patients to develop, implement and evaluate a behaviour plan of care
  • team is comprised of nurses, unregulated providers, and behaviour specialists like a Psychometrist and Behaviour Technicians

Service Details

Hours Vary
Areas Served Barrie ; Beausoleil First Nation ; Chippewas of Rama First Nation ; Christian Island ; Clearview (Simcoe County) ; Collingwood ; Essa ; Innisfil ; Midland ; Muskoka District ; Orillia ; Oro-Medonte ; Penetanguishene ; Rama ; Ramara ; Severn ; Springwater ; Tay ; Tiny ; Wasaga Beach
Eligibility Older Adults with cognitive impairment (could be due to a dementia, neurodegenerative disease, mental illness and/or addictions), evidence of responsive behaviour (defined as actions, gestures and/or words that occur in response to a real or perceived stimulus such as hitting, kicking, rummaging, resistance to care, wandering, exit seeking, sexually responsive behaviour, etc.).
Application Care providers with concerns about a senior should call the central intake number. Physician referral not required.
Languages English; French - Interpretation, By request, Informal
Fees None

Address and Location

Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
190 Cundles Rd E
Suite 205
Barrie, ON
Canada L4M 4S5
Intersection St Vincent St and Cundles Rd E
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-417-2192, Central Intake
Toll Free Phone 1-866-594-0010, Central Intake
Fax 705-792-4614
E-Mail sgscentralintake@nsmsgs.ca
Website www.nsmsgs.ca
Social Media Twitter: https://twitter.com/NSM_SGS
Primary Contact Susan French, Communications Officer; Email: information@nsmsgs.ca

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