Carefirst Seniors and Community Services Association

Address: 3601 Victoria Park Ave, Suite 501, Scarborough, M1W 3Y3
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Phone: 416-502-2323
Fax: 416-291-9586
Email: info@carefirstseniors.com
Website: www.carefirstseniors.com
Predominant Culture: Chinese
Notes:
LHIN: Central East
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Cost: Scarborough Location: $20.00 per day (9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.) includes lunch and snacks.
Sliding scale available. Centre located at Victoria Park Ave / McNicoll.
York Region Location: $38.00 per day Centre located at Leslie / Major Mackenzie.
Extended hours available (additional cost may apply)
Population Served: Chinese seniors aged 55 years or over. Individuals in early stages of dementia and other health issues.
Area Served: Metropolitan Toronto, York Region
Additional Information: Monday to Saturday .
Special Chinese program and meals.
Other paid services: foot care, reflexology, massage therapy, physiotherapy.
Last Updated: August 2012
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Cost: Free
Population Served: Supportive services provided to those whose loved one has passed away. For caregivers.
Area Served: Metropolitan Toronto, York Region
Additional Information: Not dementia specific.
Bereavement support group (spousal loss group, adult children loss and child loss group), educational seminars and workshops, support network, bereaved visit, bereavement drop-in corner.
Last Updated: August 2012
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Cost: Free
Population Served: Chinese seniors aged 55 years or over.
Area Served: Metropolitan Toronto, York Region
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Last Updated: August 2012
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Cost: Free
Population Served: Chinese seniors aged 55 years or over.
Area Served: Metropolitan Toronto, York Region
Additional Information: Caregiver support.
Last Updated: August 2012
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Cost: Free
Population Served: Chinese seniors aged 55 years or over, and caregivers.
Area Served: Metropolitan Toronto, York Region
Additional Information:
Last Updated: August 2012
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Cost: Free
Population Served: At risk Chinese seniors, persons with dementia and caregivers.
Area Served: Metropolitan Toronto, York Region
Additional Information: Carefirst has a Chinese Elder Abuse Helpline 416-502-2321 which is open during office hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday to Friday, for information, emotional support and counselling, education; support group
Last Updated: August 2012
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Cost: $28.00 (Carefirst Wellness Club Member)
$25.00 (Carefirst ADP service user)
Population Served: Chinese seniors aged 55 years or over.
Area Served: Metropolitan Toronto, York Region
Additional Information: Service is provided at Carefirst.
Last Updated: August 2012
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Cost: Free
Population Served: Chinese seniors aged 55 years or over. For caregivers.
Area Served: Metropolitan Toronto, York Region
Additional Information:
Last Updated: August 2012
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Cost: $5.00 to $20.00 per each occasion
Population Served: Chinese seniors aged 55 years or over. Non-dementia specific
Area Served: Metropolitan Toronto, York Region
Additional Information: On site and over 15 off site locations. Call for details
Last Updated: August 2012
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Cost: Private services with sliding scale. $16.50 per hour, minimum of 2 hours per visit.
Population Served: Chinese seniors aged 55 years or over. For persons with dementia and caregivers.
Area Served: Metropolitan Toronto, York Region
Additional Information: Client eligible for CCAC services: free. Subsidized services available.
Last Updated: August 2012
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Cost: $5.00 to $5.50 per meal
Population Served: Frail/home bound elderly or handicapped persons.
Area Served: Scarborough
Additional Information: Chinese hot and frozen meals.
Arrangements can be made for special diets.
Chinese volunteers delivering Chinese meals.
Security checks service also provided
Last Updated: August 2012
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Cost: $21.50 per hour
Population Served: Chinese seniors aged 55 years or over. For persons with dementia and their caregivers.
Area Served: Metropolitan Toronto, York Region
Additional Information:
Last Updated: August 2012
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Cost: $21.50 per hour
Population Served: Chinese seniors aged 55 years or over. Persons with dementia and their caregivers.
Area Served: Metropolitan Toronto, York Region
Additional Information: Minimum of 2 hours per visit. Discount for long hour service. Call for details
Last Updated: August 2012
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Cost: $21.50 per hour
Population Served: Chinese seniors aged 55 years or over.
Area Served: Metropolitan Toronto, York Region
Additional Information: Minimum of 2 hours per visit. Discount for long hour service. Call for details
Last Updated: August 2012
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Cost: Free
Population Served: Chinese seniors aged 55 years or over, and caregivers. Caregivers at the supportive housing site as well as home care clients' caregivers.
Area Served: Metropolitan Toronto, York Region
Additional Information: Support group for Chinese seniors.
To register please call: 416-502-2323
Last Updated: August 2012
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Cost: Free
Population Served: Chinese seniors aged 55 years or over.
Area Served: Metropolitan Toronto, York Region
Additional Information: Carefirst Lifeline Emergency Response. Please call 416-446-5022 for details
Last Updated: August 2012
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Cost: Service fee will be quoted depending on trip distance and group size. Preferred rate for seniors attending Carefirst's programs.
Population Served: Chinese seniors aged 55 years or over and needy persons
Area Served: Scarborough, North York and York Region
Additional Information:
Last Updated: August 2012
 

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