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Program: Alzheimer Day Away Program  
Organization: Victorian Order of Nurses - Perth-Huron
Phone Numbers: 519-271-4258
Toll-Free: 1-800-265-5176
Fax: 519-271-7612
40 Long Dr, Suite 111
Stratford, ON
N5A 8A3
Spruce Lodge
643 Gore St W
Intersection: John St S and Gore St W
Location: Stratford
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible    Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Mon, Tue, Thu 9am-3pm
Executives: Adrienne Vanderweg - District Manager Community Supports Grey-Bruce ; Perth-Huron
519-271-7991 *
Contacts: MaryJane MacPhail - Program Coordinator
Service Description: Adult day program * social, recreational, and therapeutic activities for adults with Alzheimer's Disease and related dementias in a group setting for part of the day

Services include:
  • respite for the caregiver
  • individualized programming
  • individualized care with PSW staff
  • full course meal
  • morning and afternoon refreshments

Additional services for a fee:
  • overnight respite
  • whirlpool bathing (Romeo Court program location)

Additional Service Details
Additional Hours
Expanded Hours Expanded hours available by special request and may involve additional cost
Overnight Respite Four times a month (Monday and Tuesday evenings) at Spruce Adult Day Away program * room for 2 clients * 2 Personal Support Worker staff on duty
Alzheimer's Disease/Dementia
an integrated program to manage clients with various physical and cognitive challenges
Snack Morning and afternoon refreshments provided
Meal Full course meal served at lunch
Special Diet Special dietary needs can be accommodated upon request
Health Care Assistance
Medication Assistance Assists clients with medications required
Mobility Assistance Staff fully trained to provide assistance in transfers, escorting and fall prevention
Incontinence Provide support to clients with bladder incontinence * clients are encouraged to wear briefs or pads * a spare change of clothing can be stored in the program
Bathing Whirlpool bathing program available at Romeo Court Adult Day Program for clients and members of the community (weight restriction for tubs and lifts) **additional fee
Secured Environment Most programs accommodate a locked and secured entrance
Transportation EasyRide; Stratford Mobility Bus; Volunteers; Family and friend * staff can help arrange transportation if needed. transportation is not included in program fee

Fees: $10 per day * $30 whirlpool bathing
Application: Contact the South West Community Care Access Centre
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: People with Alzheimer’s Disease or related dementias * Community Care Access Centre care coordinators assess the needs of applicants
Languages: English
Area(s) Served:
Stratford and area  
See Also: Adult Day Programs

This information was last completely updated on July 6, 2016

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