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Spark Lifecare

Site: Ottawa - Headquarters

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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-290-9709
Toll Free Phone 1-888-201-0250
Fax 888-244 1752
E-Mail hello@sparkcares.ca
Website www.sparkcares.ca
Primary Contact Nicole van Gendt, Director of Care; Phone: 613-290-9709 ext 18; Email: nicole@sparkcares.ca
Alternate Contact Rachel Hammerton, Toronto Director of Care; Phone: 647-660-2417 ext 49; Email: rachel@sparkcares.ca
Primary Executive Bradley Bezan, Founder and Chief Executive Officer; Phone: 613-290-9709 ext 11; Email: brad@sparkcares.ca
Address & Map
10 Florence St
Ottawa, ON K2P 0W7
 
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Physical Access Not Applicable - services available in the client's home and in the community
Description & Services
Description (Service) Social enterprise connecting individuals with local caregivers * personalized * minimum amount of hours per visit not required * subsidy available 
 
Caregivers can provide: 
* tutoring 
* housekeeping services 
* transportation to appointments 
* massage therapy 
* respite care 
* attendant care 
* companion care 
* rehabilitation assistance 
* recreational therapy 
* applied behavioral assistance 
* intensive behavioral intervention 
* basic nursing
Hours Administration Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm * service Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Frontenac County ; Halton Region ; Leeds and Grenville United Counties ; Ottawa (City of) ; Peel Region ; Prescott and Russell United Counties ; Renfrew ; Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry United Counties ; York Region
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call, send an email, or visit the website for more information * intake process is generally 2-3 weeks, but care may be arranged sooner during emergencies (for Ottawa area only)
Languages English ; French ; Interpretive Services ; The organization will help find a caregiver that speaks any language
Fees Service ; Method(s) of Payment Accepted - cash, cheque, credit cards, debit cards, Electronic Funds Transfer ; The Spark Subsidy program provide services at cost for individuals who cannot afford the regular rates * Fee assistance available for individuals unable to pay the regular rates ; assistance is provided by Spark Subsidy program.
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Other Details
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/sparkcares
Instagram Instagram: www.instagram.com/sparkcares
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/sparkcares
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/channel/UC7erXJ1eaWKFMCKsdG6qsxQ
Legal Status (60) Commercial
Established 2011
Funding Provincial ; Fees ; Private
Date Updated 15 Apr 2019
Subjects
Service Categories Adult In Home Respite Care ; Adult Out of Home Respite Care ; Attendant Services for People With Disabilities ; Case/Care Management ; Children's In Home Respite Care ; Children's Out of Home Respite Care ; Family Caregiver Subsidies ; Friendly Outreach Programs ; Home Based Mental Health Services ; Home Health Care ; Homemaker Assistance ; Massage Therapy ; Non-Emergency Medical Transportation ; Subject Tutoring

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