The Assisted Living Services for high-risk seniors have been developed to address the needs of high-risk seniors who can reside at home and who require the availability of personal support and homemaking services on a 24-hour basis. The referral for this program is completed by NE LHIN’s Home and Community Care and submitted to Timiskaming Home Support.The program provides the following:
- Personal Care
- Homemaking tasks
- Security checks
- and the 24-Hour Response Service by LifeLine, with workers available to reach clients within allotted times for emergency response.
Supportive Housing Physically Disabled:
This program provides support to adults 16 years of age or older who have a permanent physical disability and who require assistance to live in their homes safely and independently.
Program consists of three components:
- PSW Support for activities of daily living such as personal care, medication reminders, dressing and grooming
- Housekeeping which also includes grocery shopping, laundry, and meal preparation
- Lifeline which provides 24 hr/day access to help from PSWs and EMS for emergency or urgent situations
This program is offered within the town limits of Kirkland Lake.