Community Care Peterborough

Site: Peterborough Office

Service: Home at Last

Description (Service) Helps hospital patients successfully make the transition from hospital to home. Provides 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 and doing light housekeeping  
* conducting a safety assessment 
* providing personal care 
Operates as a partnership between Peterborough Regional Health Centre, Central East Local Health Integration Network and Community Care Peterborough
Service Details
Hours Referrals and inquiries: Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm * Service: Mon-Fri by appointment
Areas Served Peterborough (County of)
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
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
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Peterborough
Address & Map
185 Hunter St E
Peterborough, ON K9H 0H1
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Intersection Armour Rd - Hunter St E
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-872-6850
Fax 1-888-497-3611
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Primary Contact Aja Bax, Manager of Collaborative Care; Phone: 705-742-7067 ext 213; Email:
Alternate Contact Paula Rushnell, Personal Support Services Coordinator; Phone: 705-742-7067 ext 226; Email:

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