Durham (Region of). Health Department

Primary Care Outreach Program

Home Agency Service

Description
Mobile outreach services from an Advance Care Paramedic and Social Worker working with community partners to deliver services and help individuals connect with community supports

Advance Care Paremedic ​provides
  • assessments, triage and interventions, including blood glucose testing for diabetic clients
  • medical counselling, and referrals for medical care
  • other supports for physical health
Social Worker provides
  • client engagement and assessment
  • service navigation and referrals to community supports, such as addiction and mental health agencies, and counselling for crises, depression, substance abuse, attempted suicide, trauma and other health concerns
Eligibility
Vulnerable populations, including those who are homeless and under-housed, and who may have mental health and addiction challenges in priority neighbourhoods in Oshawa, Ajax, Whitby areas
Application Process
Call or email for information
Office
289-979-9428
Email
RMD.PCOP@durham.ca
Mailing Address
Durham Region Health Department; PO Box 730, 605 Rossland Rd E
2nd Floor
Whitby, ON, L1N 0B2
Canada
Languages
English
Contact
Kelly Brown, Social Worker
Fees
Free
Documents Required
May vary; contact for information
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
Government
Topic(s)
Social Media
Agency Information
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Last Updated On
December 23, 2021
Address
The Regional Municipality of Durham, 605 Rossland Rd E, 2nd Floor
Whitby, ON, L1N 0B2
Cross street: Rossland Rd E and Garden St N
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Hours of Operation
Mon
8:00 am to 4:00 pm
Tue
8:00 am to 4:00 pm
Wed
8:00 am to 4:00 pm
Thu
8:00 am to 4:00 pm
Fri
8:00 am to 4:00 pm

Mon-Fi 8 am-4 pm
Service Area(s)
  • Ajax
  • Oshawa
  • Whitby