|Record #: PET0737||Last Modified: 09 Aug 2017||Last Full Update: 19 Jun 2017|
|Description (Service)||Helps hospital patients successfully make the transition from hospital to home.
Provide a Personal Support Worker to help clients "settle in" the day they are discharged from hospital.
* Services may include:
* accompanying/driving a client home from hospital
* picking up medications, medical equipment and/or groceries
* making a small meal; doing light housekeeping
* conducting a safety assessment; and providing personal care.
Operates as a partnership between Peterborough Regional Health Centre, Central East Local Health Integration Network, and Community Care Peterborough.
|Hours||Referrals and inquiries: Mon - Fri 9 am - 4 pm
Service available Mon - Fri by appointment
|Areas Served||Peterborough (County of)|
|Eligibility||Ages: 19 year(s) and up
Available to adults who are frail or have special needs and may benefit from additional support settling in at home upon discharge from hospital.
|Application||Referrals may be made by any member of the client's care team at the hospital including nurses, HCC Coordinators, social workers, therapists, and physicians. Individuals and family members may call to inquire about a Home at Last referral.|
|Address and Location|
|Located In Community||Peterborough|
|Address & Map||
185 Hunter St E
Peterborough, ON K9H 0H1
|Intersection||Armour Rd - Hunter St E|
|Physical Access||Fully Accessible|
|Social Media|| Facebook: www.facebook.com/pages/Community-Care-Peterborough/149883285049420
|Primary Contact||Aja Bax, Personal Support Services Supervisor; Phone: 705-742-7067 ext 213; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Alternate Contact||Personal Support Services Coordinator; Phone: 705-742-7067 ext 226; Email: email@example.com|