Provides intensive case coordination with an in-depth personalized, flexible, and creative approach for seniors at risk and seniors with responsive behaviours relating to dementia.
Case Management for Seniors at Risk - Specializes in elder abuse, including physical, psychological/verbal, financial, neglect and/or self-neglect. Case coordinators offer home visits, where a comprehensive, holistic assessment of the client's situation is completed; then relevant, realistic, and attainable options are discussed. Consultations are offered via telephone for families/caregivers who do not wish to receive a home visit.
Case Management for Seniors Living with Dementia - This service aids not only the individual being referred, but the support system of this individual, as the case coordinator will collaborate with the family and other support systems to best assist the individual. The program is designed to connect individuals to community resources, prevent and decrease hospitalization, and advocate on behalf of the individuals who are referred.
Seniors living in the City of Hamilton and seniors living with dementia.
By referral (including self-referral, family, and community professionals). Case coordinator meets with applicants at home to complete a comprehensive assessment to determine needs and goals.