Contact Information
Alternate Name Caressant Care Nursing Home & Retirement Home
Office Phone 519-338-3700
Fax 519-338-2744
Primary Contact Jen Linton, Manager; Email:
Description (Site) Located three blocks north of Hwy 23
Located In Community Harriston
Address & Map
24 Louise St
Harriston, ON N0G 1Z0
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Intersection Elora St N (Hwy 9) and Louise St
Mailing Address Box 520 
Harriston, ON N0G 1Z0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Long-term care home (89-bed) * residential care with private rooms, semi-private rooms, and four person basic accommodation * 24-hour nursing and personal care * access to a doctor and nurse practitioner * 30-bed retirement home 
Services include restorative care, physiotherapy, occupational therapy * social and recreational activities * dietitian * individualized care * pet therapy * intergenerational activities * community volunteer program * palliative care * pastoral care
Hours Office hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm 
Care Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Wellington North
Eligibility Nursing home: adults who need long-term care * Local Health Integration Network care coordinators assess the needs of applicants
Application Nursing home: contact the Waterloo Wellington Local Health Integration Network 
Retirement home: contact facility
Languages English
Fees Rates set by the Ontario Ministry of Long-Term Care * subsidies for basic rates may be available for eligible applicants  
Adults who require supportive care who are already living in or planning to live in a retirement home may apply. Financial assessment includes monthly income and assets in order to determine eligibility. * Fee assistance available for seniors who are considered financially eligible ; assistance is provided by Wellington County Social Services..
Other Details
Legal Status (60) Commercial
Funding Provincial - Ontario Ministry of Long-Term Care
Resources Accredited by Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF). Registered Nurses and Registered Practical Nurses provide care, medications and supervision for care given by Personal Support Workers. Special and therapeutic diets can be provided based on individual assessed needs with consultation available by a Registered Clinical Dietitian.
Service Categories Nursing Facilities ; Palliative Care ; Pastoral Care ; Pet Assisted Therapy ; Retirement Homes