Ottawa West Community Support

Site: Ottawa

Service: Personal Support & Respite Care

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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-728-6016
Fax 613-728-3718
E-Mail info@owcs.ca
Website www.owcs.ca
Primary Contact Diane Chavez, Senior Care Coordinator Respite Care Program
Primary Executive Jennifer Lalonde, Executive Director; Email: jennifer@owcs.ca
Address & Map
1137 Wellington St W
Ottawa, ON K1Y 2Y8
 
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Non-profit community support agency * Home Support Workers (HSW) and Personal Support Workers (PSW) provide fee-for services such as : 
 
* assistance with personal care such as bathing, grooming, dressing and exercise programs 
* assistance with meal planning and preparation 
* assistance with household management such as laundry and light housekeeping 
* support through companionship, motivational activities and socialization 
* respite care for family caregivers
Hours Administration Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm * Service Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Boundaries West of Bank St to West City Limits
Eligibility Seniors and adults with physical disabilities * minimum fee: 2 hours
Application Self or health professional referral * home visit will be completed by an OWCS Care Coordinator
Languages English ; French
Fees Service - Subsidized : $10 per hour (max 2 hours per week), Regular Rate: $23 per hour (2019) ; Method(s) of Payment Accepted - cash, PayPal * call for more options ; Deposit required for more than 15 hours of respite care weekly
Other Details
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/ottawawestcommunitysupport/
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/watch?v=nX-x3c4HJzk
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1979
Funding Regional / Municipal - Champlain Local Health Integration Network (LHIN)
Date Updated 15 Oct 2019
Subjects
Service Categories Friendly Outreach Programs ~ Older Adults ; Homemaker Assistance ~ Older Adults ; In Home Meal Preparation ~ Older Adults ; Personal Care ~ Older Adults ; Respite Care ~ Older Adults

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