North York Seniors Centre - Active Living Centre

Address: Mel Lastman Place, 21 Hendon Ave, , North York, M2M 4G8
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Phone: 416-733-4111
Fax: 416-733-1858
Email: email@nyseniors.org
Website: www.nyseniors.org
Predominant Culture:
Notes: Formerly: North York Seniors Centre - Senior Adult Centre
LHIN: Central
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Cost: No charge
Population Served: Seniors 55+, persons with dementia or caregivers.
Area Served: Bathurst to Victoria Park, Steeles to Hwy 401
Additional Information: Call intake: 416-733-4111
Services Available:
Assessment of seniors needs regarding issues of safety, activities of daily living, remaining independent, housing options
Linkage and referral to services within NYSC and to other community based services
Crisis intervention and advocacy.
Ongoing monitoring of service
Emotional support, information and referral, education and training, on an individual or group level, to those who are caring for someone with a dementia related illness
Last Updated: June 2011
definition
Cost: No charge
Population Served: Seniors 55+, persons with dementia, or caregivers
Area Served: Bathurst to Victoria Park, Steeles to Hwy 401
Additional Information: Call intake: 416-733-4111
Services Available:
Assessment of seniors needs regarding issues of safety, activities of daily living, remaining independent, housing options
Linkage and referral to services within NYSC and to other community based services
Crisis intervention and advocacy.
Ongoing monitoring of service
Emotional support, information and referral, education and training, on an individual or group level, to those who are caring for someone with a dementia related illness
Last Updated: June 2011
definition
Cost: No charge
Population Served: Seniors 55+, persons with dementia, or caregivers
Area Served: Bathurst to Victoria Park, Steeles to Hwy 401
Additional Information: Call intake: 416-733-4111
Crisis intervention and advocacy.
Last Updated: June 2011
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Cost: Varies $30.00 to $40.00. Call for details
Population Served: Caregivers of persons with dementia
Area Served: Bathurst to Victoria Park, Steeles to Hwy 401
Additional Information: Call intake: 416-733-4111
Caregiving workshop usually offered during Open House in September.
Last Updated: June 2011
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Cost: Initial Assessment (new clients) max. $40
Flouride Treatment (15 minutes) $12
Desenitizing of Roots (30 minutes) $31
Scaling and Polishing $97 to $137
Whitening (1 hour in chair) $257 - Take Home $197
Denture Cleaning NO CHARGE
Population Served: Adults 55+, persons with dementia and their caregivers.
Area Served: Bathurst to Victoria Park, Steeles to Hwy 401
Additional Information:
Last Updated: June 2011
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Cost: No charge
Population Served: Seniors 55+, persons with dementia or caregivers.
Area Served: Bathurst to Victoria Park, Steeles to Hwy 401
Additional Information: Assessment of seniors needs, crisis intervention and advocacy and referral to others community based services as required.
Last Updated: June 2011
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Cost: $10.00 per hour + Health Card. By appointment only.
Population Served: Adults 55+, persons with dementia and their caregivers.
Area Served: Bathurst to Victoria Park, Steeles to Hwy 401
Additional Information: Foot Care Nurse (over 20 years experience) . Services Include: Nail Cutting, Care of callus, Corns & Ingrown Toenails, Foot Massage - $25/ Session
Podiatry Clinic - D.P.M. (30+ years of experience). Treatments include nail cutting, corn/callus removal, care for arthritic feet and diabetic foot care
Last Updated: June 2011
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Cost: $17.80 per hour. Minimum 1 hour per visit. Subsidies are available.
Population Served: Seniors 55+, persons with dementia or caregivers
Area Served: Bathurst to Victoria Park, Steeles to Hwy 401
Additional Information: Services offered: provide personal care, light housekeeping, laundry, meal preparation, medication reminder, escort to appointments, shopping, banking
Last Updated: June 2011
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Cost: No charge
Population Served: Persons with dementia, caregivers, healthcare professionals, or the general public
Area Served: Bathurst to Victoria Park, Steeles to Hwy 401
Additional Information: Call intake: 416-733-4111
Services Available:
Assessment of seniors needs regarding issues of safety, activities of daily living, remaining independent, housing options
Linkage and referral to services within NYSC and to other community based services
Crisis intervention and advocacy.
Ongoing monitoring of service
Emotional support, information and referral, education and training, on an individual or group level, to those who are caring for someone with a dementia related illness
Last Updated: June 2011
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Cost: Free for first 20 minutes
Population Served: Seniors 55+, persons with dementia or caregivers
Area Served: Bathurst to Victoria Park, Steeles to Hwy 401
Additional Information: Services include: Power of Attorney for Personal Care, Power of Attorney for Property
Last Updated: June 2011
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Cost: $17.80 per hour. Minimum 1 hour per visit. Subsidies are available, call for details.
Population Served: For persons with dementia or caregivers as required.
Area Served: Bathurst to Victoria Park, Steeles to Hwy 401
Additional Information: Services offered: provide personal care, light housekeeping, laundry, meal preparation, medication reminder, escort to appointments, shopping
Last Updated: June 2011
definition
Cost: $17.80 per hour. Minimum 1 hour per visit. Subsidies are available.
Population Served: Seniors 55+, persons with dementia or caregivers
Area Served: Bathurst to Victoria Park, Steeles to Hwy 401
Additional Information: Services available in person's home, retirement home or hospital setting.
Services include: assistance with bathing, dressing, grooming, ambulation, toileting, eating, grooming/shaving, mouth care, hair care, meal planning and preparation, essential grocery shopping, escorting to appointments
Last Updated: June 2011
definition
Cost: $17.80 per hour. Minimum 1 hour per visit. Subsidies are available.
Population Served: Seniors 55+, persons with dementia or caregivers
Area Served: Bathurst to Victoria Park, Steeles to Hwy 401
Additional Information: Services include: companionship, assistance with bathing, dressing, grooming, ambulation, toileting, eating, grooming/shaving, mouth care, hair care, meal planning and preparation, essential grocery shopping, escorting to appointments
Last Updated: June 2011
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Cost: No charge
Population Served: Caregivers
Area Served: Bathurst to Victoria Park, Steeles to Hwy 401
Additional Information: Call intake 416-733-4111
Monthly groups - English and Chinese groups available
Last Updated: June 2011
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Cost: No charge
Population Served: Seniors who are isolated or home bound due to a physical frailty and/ or disability.
Area Served: Bathurst to Victoria Park, Steeles to Hwy 401
Additional Information: The service consists of a brief call made to clients at a predetermined time by a volunteer or staff member. The call is meant to verify that clients are not in crisis or at risk of harm. If clients cannot be reached their emergency contact person will be notified.
Last Updated: June 2011
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Cost: Rides within NYSC boundaries: Bathurst St. to Victoria Park Ave. and Steeles Ave. to Hwy 401 - $5.50 each way
Exceptions are made for the following destinations:
  • Branson Hospital - $6.00 each way
  • Valleyview Residence - $6.00 each way
  • 240 Duncan Mills Road - $6.00 each way
  • Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care - $7.00 each way
  • Rides to 7131 Bathurst St. - $7.00 each way
  • Sunnybrook Health Centre, Toronto Rehabilitation Centre, CNIB - $8.00 each way
  • Population Served: Persons with dementia travelling alone or accompanied by a caregiver.
    Eligibility:
  • Users must be members of and registered with our Transportation Dept.
  • Users must live within our catchment area
  • Users are unable to use public transit because of physical or cognitive limitation
  • Users are not eligible for Wheeltrans service
  • Our vehicles are not wheelchair accessible. Users must be able to access the vehicle independently or with minimum assistance
  • Users must be members of NYSCís Active Living Centre
  • Area Served: Bathurst to Victoria Park, Steeles to Hwy 401
    Additional Information: Services Include: Rides to and/or from medical appointments, NYSC day program, NYSC Active Living Centre, and a shopping program to Centrepoint Mall, every Wednesday and Friday
    Hours of Operation: Rides are provided from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    For additional information, call Transportation Dept. 416-733-4111.
    Last Updated: June 2011
     

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