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St. Peter's Hospital, Alexander Pavilion, Behavioural Health Program

Behavioural Health Social Worker
Areas Served Hamilton (City of)
HoursAdministration Office - Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
LanguageEnglish
AccessibilityFully Accessible
FeesService - Monthly co-payment set by Ministry of Health and Long Term Care;
Agency Type Non Profit;Registered Charity
Related Concepts
 
905-521-2100 ext 12327
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Address
St Peters Hospital, Alexander Pavilion
88 Maplewood Ave
Hamilton ON L8M 1W9
On bus routes
(1) KING
(5) DELAWARE - STONEY CREEK
(10) B-LINE

A specialized service for adults who have a diagnosis of dementia and exhibit challenging behaviours. These may include verbally or physically responsive behaviours in relation to exit seeking, wandering, activities of daily living and social interaction. All admissions occur with the goal of discharge to a lower level of care and can occur from home, hospital or community service such as LTC. It is an inpatient program.

Eligibility

* Diagnosis of dementia with responsive behaviours. * Multiple, frequent, intensive behaviours requiring a secure environment. * Care that exceed available community resources.

Application

Apply through the Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant LHIN