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North East Local Health Integration Network
Home and Community Care, Blind River Satellite Office
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Formerly Community Care Access Centre
  • Assists clients to make informed choices about managing their health care needs or the health care needs of someone they care for
  • Coordinates information about other services available within the community and links individuals with services when appropriate
  • Determines access to health care services provided in the home
  • Determines admission to long term care facilities (homes for the aged, nursing homes)
  • Determines access to health support services provided in schools for children with special needs
  • Maintains an ongoing waiting list for placement, programs and services
Hours of Operation
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Eligibility
  • Children and youth with health needs that impact their ability to learn at school
  • Individuals must be 18 years of age to access any long term care facilities
Individuals with specific health needs such as :
  • Acquired brain injury
  • Alzheimer's disease and related dementias
  • Convalescent care
  • Stroke recovery
  • Mental health and addictions
Application Process
  • Call; no referral for most services
  • Waiting periods for direct services vary depending on type of service required and priority need
Fees
Program ; Service ; Fee assistance available for services/programs - fees will be covered upon approval of assessment ; assistance is provided by Ministry of Health & Long Term Care -- Ontario Health Insurance Plan (OHIP).
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(30) Provincial Government
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Last Updated On
November 5, 2019

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