Home and Community Care Support Services Central East

Site: Whitby

Service: Placement Services

Description (Service) COVID19 Service by phone or email only 
Placement services determines eligibility for admission and prioritizes and manages the admission process to long term care facilities.
  • Provides support and information to both applicants and their families prior to and during the admission process.  
  • Determines eligibility for Convalescent Care and Short Stay in a long term care facility.
Service Details
Public Comments Formerly Central East Local Health Integration Network
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Durham Region ; Haliburton County ; Kawartha Lakes ; Northumberland County ; Peterborough ; Peterborough (County of) ; Scarborough
Eligibility Must be a resident of Ontario who is 18 years of age or older. Must have a valid Ontario Health Insurance Plan (OHIP) Card. Further eligibility criteria will be assessed upon initial intake.
Application Assessment required Valid Ontario Health Insurance Plan (OHIP) number is required. 
Waiting Period: No waiting period to obtain placement information but waiting periods vary for admission to each long term care facility.
Languages English ; French - Publications, Interpretation upon request
Fees No fee for assessment/application but fees associated with admission to Long Term Care Facilities as set-out by Ministry of Health and Long Term Care.  
Reductions in fees for basic accommodation according to criteria set out by the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care
Address and Location
Located In Community Whitby
Address & Map
920 Champlain Court
Whitby, ON L1N 6K9
Intersection Hopkins St and Consumers Dr
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-430-3308
Toll Free Phone 1-800-263-3877
Website www.healthcareathome.ca/centraleast/en