Alzheimer Society of York Region

Site: Thornhill DAY Centre South

Service: DAY Program and Caregiver Support Groups

Record Details
Alternate Name Day Centre for Alzheimer’s in York Region
Former Name D.A.Y. Centre ; D.A.Y. Program
Office Phone Thornhill 905-731-6611 * Aurora 905-726-3477 * Whitchurch-Stouffville 905-640-0237
Toll Free Phone 1-888-414-5550
Fax 905-731-7663
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Primary Executive Loren Freid, Chief Executive Officer
Funding Fundraising ; Donations ; United Way - United Way Greater Toronto ; Fees
Description (Service) day program and respite care for individuals with Alzheimer's Disease and related dementias * Structured daily activities include indoor and outdoor exercises, baking, music programs, mental stimulation, discussion groups, reminiscing programs, gardening, projects (woodworking, sewing, knitting, quilting), and games * Foot care clinic every 6 weeks * Hair care * Daily hot meal and two snacks provided * Escorted transportation;

Family support group provides information and support on coping with and caring for people with Alzheimer disease and related disorders
Hours Day Program Mon-Fri 7 am-6 pm, Sat 8 am-5 pm * Support Group 3rd Wed 7:30 pm-9 pm
Areas Served Markham ; Richmond Hill ; Vaughan
Eligibility day program Diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease or related disorder * living within the Region of York * meets CCAC (Community Care Access Centre’s) eligibility criteria * support group Families and caregivers of people with Alzheimer disease and related disorders
Application D.A.Y. Program referrals from hospitals, health and other social service agencies, physicians, relatives and friends * No application required for support group
Languages English
Fees Service - $22 day ; Fee assistance available for individuals with financial need who are eligible for CCAC funding ; assistance is provided by CCAC.
Located In Community Thornhill East
Address & Map
10 Harlech Court, Unit 2
Thornhill East, ON L3T 6L5
Intersection Bayview Ave and John St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Service Categories Adult Day Programs ~ Alzheimer's Disease ; Caregiver Consultation and Support ~ Families/Friends of People with Alzheimer's Disease ; Caregiver Training ~ Families/Friends of People with Alzheimer's Disease ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Alzheimer's Disease ; Personal Care ~ Alzheimer's Disease ; Prescription Medication Services ~ Alzheimer's Disease


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