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Connection In Action

February 14, 2023

Connection in Action is committed to preventing and reducing social isolation by increasing social connections for adults aged 55 and older who live in Halton. The Connection Specialist works one-on-one with older adults by offering information and making referrals to support a sense of belonging. Connection in Action also supports communities in Halton through awareness-raising… Continue reading Connection In Action

Community Navigation

November 28, 2017

The goal of our Community Navigation Service is to support seniors or adults with disabilities who may be at risk due to a critical or impending change in their life situation such as an upcoming eviction, facing homelessness, loss of financial income, or experiencing difficulties within their home setting such as abuse and isolation. The Community… Continue reading Community Navigation

Friendly Visiting and Calling

November 28, 2017

The goal of our Friendly Visiting and Calling service is to reduce isolation for seniors and adults with a disability living on their own.  The program matches those who are isolated with a volunteer who will visit and/or phone regularly to provide companionship and conversation.

Home Maintenance Referral Program

November 28, 2017

Our Home Maintenance & Repair Referral Program seeks to assists seniors and adults with disabilities to remain independently in their homes by providing a referral service to connect clients to reliable home maintenance handypersons. We work with a variety of providers who can competently perform small scale home maintenance tasks for a fee in and… Continue reading Home Maintenance Referral Program

Relief for Caregivers

November 28, 2017

The goal of our Caregiver ReCharge service is to provide in-home, worry-free relief by a certified Personal Support Worker for primary, informal caregivers experiencing high stress providing support for their loved ones. There are eligibility requirements to access this service that is provided at no cost.

Bathing Assistance

November 28, 2017

This FREE, weekly, in-home service provides the support of a trained Personal Support Worker to ensure seniors and adults with disabilities can enjoy their bath or shower in a safe, clean, and comfortable environment. Following a collaboratively created, customized care plan, your PSW can simply be on hand to supervise or can provide as much… Continue reading Bathing Assistance

Home Help

November 28, 2017

To be eligible for Home Help, clients must require two of the following services for a minimum of 2 hours bi-weekly: Light cleaning updates (includes laundry) Meal preparation Grocery shopping Companion/accompany to appointments via taxi/public transit (client covers costs) The goal of our Home Help service is to provide assistance to seniors and adults with… Continue reading Home Help