Barrie Area Native Advisory Circle

Site: North Simcoe and South Georgian Bay - Mobile Service

Service: Indigenous Independent Living Care Program

Description
Description (Service) Provides culturally sensitive homemaking and assisted living care services to older adults living in Midland, Wasaga Beach and Collingwood 
 
Services include: 
* light housekeeping 
* laundry 
* sweeping/mopping and dusting 
* personal hygiene care 
* medication support  
* meal preparation 
* social visiting 
* local trips to shopping centres/banking 
* telephone reassurance 
Program is a partnership between March of Dimes Canada and Barrie Area Native Advisory Circle
Service Details
Hours Hours vary
Areas Served Collingwood ; Midland ; Wasaga Beach
Eligibility * Individuals must self-identify as First Nation, Metis or Inuit 
* Individual must be an older adult (55+) and/or an older adult with age related health conditions or disabilities 
* Individual resides within Midland, Wasaga Beach or Collingwood (North Simcoe and South Georgian Bay)
Application * Call 705-818-3080 to speak to Indigenous Independent Living Care worker (IILC)  
* referral form can be filed out through self-referral, partnering agency, community organization or from a family physician 
* form can then be directly submitted to the IILC worker to confirm the eligibility 
* IILC worker will personally meet with the individual that is new to the program, to fill out the intake and assessment forms to identify any needs or requirements for the services provided, to develop a plan of care and to bridge the new connection between client and IILC worker.
Languages English ; Ojibway - Publications
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Simcoe County
Address & Map
Mobile Service in Collingwood, Wasaga Beach and Midland
Collingwood, ON
Physical Access Not Applicable - Service is provided in clients' homes so accessibility varies
Contact Information
Website https://banac.on.ca/
Primary Contact Alex King, Indigenous Independent Living Care Worker; Phone: (Cell) 705-818-3080; Email: iilc@banac.on.ca
Mailing Address c/o Barrie Area Native Advisory Circle 
125 Bell Farm Rd 
Barrie, ON L4M 6L2

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