Pinecrest-Queensway Community Health Centre

Site: Ottawa - Richmond Rd

Service: West End Integrated Falls Prevention Program

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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-820-4922
Toll Free Phone 1-866-432-7447
Fax 613-288-3407
E-Mail info@pqchc.com
Website www.pqchc.com
Primary Contact Suzanne Shaw, Program Lead; Phone: 613-820-4922 ext 3345
Primary Executive Christopher McIntosh, Executive Director; Phone: 613-820-4922 ext 3375; Email: c.mcintosh@pqchc.com
Address & Map
1365 Richmond Rd
Ottawa, ON K2B 6R7
 
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Falls prevention program * works with seniors, health service and community agencies to reduce the number of falls and their impact on seniors, their caregivers and the health care system 
 
Assessment and intervention for high-risk seniors on an individual basis * education, information and health promotion for seniors and caregivers on fall prevention * advocacy and identification of gaps in services for seniors
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Boundaries North-South: Ottawa River to Baseline Rd 
East-West: Sherbourne Rd, Maitland Ave, Queensway and Woodroffe Ave to Bayshore area
Eligibility Ages: 75 year(s) and up 
 
Individual seniors of 75 years of age and older, who have had 1 or more indoor or multiple outdoor falls in the last year, who live in their own home or retirement home, who are not currently receiving therapy services through the Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) or a day hospital, and are willing and able to participate in taking action to reduce falls
Application Referrals are accepted from any source, call to obtain referral form or to complete intake over the phone 
 
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Languages English ; French
Fees None
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Other Details
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/PQCHC
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/PQCHC
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Established 1979
Funding City / Town ; Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care ; Federal ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 130572407 RR0001
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Date Updated 03 Oct 2018
Subjects
Service Categories Fall Prevention Programs ~ Older Adults

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