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Program: Adult Day Program  
Organization: Alzheimer Outreach Services of McCormick Home
Phone Numbers: 519-439-9336
Fax: 519-432-4960
Website: www.alzheimeroutreach.org
Address:
2022 Kains Rd
London, ON
N6K 0A8
Intersection: Kains Rd and Commissioners Rd W
Location: Northwest London
Accessibility:     Wheelchair Accessible
Accessibility Notes: Ceiling lift available in one washroom and nursing office
Hours: Mon, Fri 9:30am-3pm (extended hours 3pm-6:30pm) or 2:30pm-8pm * Sat-Sun 9:30am-6:30pm
Executives: Magdalen Carter - Director
519-439-9336 ext 2343 * mcarter@alzheimeroutreach.org
Contacts: Helen Jevnikar - Social Worker
519-439-9336 ext 2342 * hjevnikar@alzheimeroutreach.org
Dawn Smale - Social Worker
519-439-9336 ext 2553 * dsmale@alzheimeroutreach.org
Service Description: Adult day program * social, recreational, and therapeutic activities for people living with Alzheimer's disease in a group setting for part of the day * helps to support family caregivers who provide day-to-day care
  • 75 spaces daily
  • physical exercise
  • cognitive stimulation
  • art therapy
  • aroma therapy
  • horticulture
  • crafts
  • music
  • dancing
  • baking
  • walks
  • theme days

Additional Service Details
Updated by: Shelley McInnis September 11, 2013
 
Additional Hours
Expanded Hours Available daily for 15 clients * clients arriving at 9:30am can pre-arrange their stay until 6:30pm for a fully staffed and activity-based extended program with dinner served at 5pm
Overnight Respite Five overnight respite beds available on Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights * clients not using the regular day programs can also be accommodated with certain conditions
 
Specialization
Alzheimer's Disease/Dementia Services customized to client’s skills, background, interests and abilities * staffing levels and physical environment allow programming to take place in smaller groups, and at the most appropriate level to the individual client’s abilities
 
Nutrition
Meal Includes breakfast, lunch, dinner and refreshments depending on the time period the client is present in the program * meals are prepared by our food services department and meet standards mandated for long-term care
Special Diet Diabetic, puréed or vegetarian meals may be requested
 
Health Care Assistance
Medication Assistance Registered nursing staff available on Mon-Fri from 8:30am-6pm and Sat and Sun 7:00am to 11:00pm to administer medication * prescription medication must be supplied in clearly marked pharmacy containers, or preferably in blister packs directly to program staff * families encouraged to keep the registered nursing staff informed of all changes in medication * delivery of the drugs by the clients themselves is discouraged
Mobility Assistance Staff trained in falls prevention and transfers * clients are welcome to bring their mobility aids, such as canes, walkers and wheelchairs
Incontinence Personal support workers assist clients with incontinence issues * incontinence products are to be provided by the client/caregiver * supplying a spare set of clothing to the program is recommended
Bathing Tub and shower available
Foot Care
 
Other
Secured Environment Program area is secured by magnetic locks that are released by a number pad * these locks automatically release in case of an activated fire alarm
Transportation Door-to-door transportation is available through the Boys’ and Girls’ Club within the London area and from Lambeth * buses transport clients to the programs at 9:30 am and 2:30pm and return them home at 3pm, 6:30pm and 8pm
 
Fees: $10 per day * subsidy available for eligible participants * $10 additional fee for transportation * extended hours: additional $9 * bathing: $25 (only for day program clients in attendance) * shower: $10 (only for day program clients in attendance) * foot care: $25 * overnight respite: $17
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: London ; Middlesex County and areas
See Also: Adult Day Programs

This information was last completely updated on 5/7/2014

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