St Joseph's Health Centre Guelph

Site: Guelph - Westmount Rd

Service: Young Onset Dementia Program

Contact Information
Alternate Name St Josephs Health Centre Guelph ; Waterloo Wellington Adult Day Services Network
Website www.sjhcg.ca/our-programs-of-care/community-support-services/young-onset-program/
Primary Contact Kathryn Dean, Clinical Resource Worker, Community Support Outreach Services; Phone: 519-824-6000 ext 4347; Email: kathryn.dean@sjhcg.ca
Site Location Guelph-North West
Located In Community Guelph
Address & Map
100 Westmount Rd
Guelph, ON N1H 5H8
 
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Provides a stimulating environment where men and women under the age of 65, who have been diagnosed with young onset dementia, can meet and socialize. 
 
The program's goal is to create opportunities for individuals to participate in meaningful activities in a supportive environment. Participants can take part in a range of activities such as: 
* outings in the community 
* trivia programs 
* music and arts-based programs 
* food preparation and baking 
* group meals 
* fitness programs 
 
Program includes recreational activities that reflect goals, interests, life experiences, and abilities of those in the group.
Hours Wed 2:30 pm-7:30 pm
Areas Served Guelph ; Wellington County
Eligibility Persons living with dementia diagnosed under the age of 65 
 
This program is not suitable for those requiring two-person transfers, the use of a mechanical lift, one-on-one support or feeding assistance.
Application Referral by family, health care provider, or Waterloo Wellington Local Health Integration Network. Call Young Onset Dementia Program directly for more information or to discuss other referral options.
Languages English
Fees Program ; $12 per day includes meal ; limited transportation available within City of Guelph, subject to availability. Additional fee for transportation.
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Subjects
Service Categories Adult Day Programs ~ Dementia