Dementia Society of Ottawa and Renfrew County (The)

The Dementia Society of Ottawa and Renfrew County

Home Agency Service

Description
A Dementia Care Coach provides expert support to improve the quality of life of caregivers, families and people living with dementia * works with people and families impacted by dementia in all its forms

Provides supportive individual and family counselling to persons with dementia and their caregivers, to support self-management goals and strengthen linkages between providers across the continuum of care

Seeks to recognize and respond individually to clients' changing needs through:
  • Individualized care planning
  • Education, support and referral to specialized geriatric programs
  • Navigation of the care system and referral to other community support services
  • Strategies for self-management
  • Assistance in reducing social isolation by connecting people to social programs
Eligibility
People living with dementia, their families, and those who provide care and support to them in the community, retirement residence or long-term care home throughout Renfrew County
Application Process
Drop in * no referral, no pre-registration required
Phone
613-622-1876
Toll Free
1-888-411-2067
Office
613-622-1876
Fax
613-523-8522
Web Site
Visit Website
Email
info@dsorc.org
Languages
English
Contact
Caitlin Brydges, Dementia Care Coach
Email: cbrydges@dsorc.org
Chief Executive Officer
Wendy Grimshaw
Email: wgrimshaw@dsorc.org
Fees
None
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
Social Media
Agency Information
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Copyright
Community Resource Centre (Killaloe)
Address
Kenwood Centre; 16 Edward St S, Ste 115
Arnprior, ON, K7S 3W4
Intersection: Edward St S and William St;
Dementia Society of Ottawa and Renfrew County (The) Site Location: Arnprior
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Hours of Operation
Mon
8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Tue
8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Wed
8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Thu
8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Fri
8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm Meetings: Meetings: monthly social support groups for persons living with cognitive changes and their family members and caregiver support groups throughout Renfrew County
Service Area(s)
Renfrew County