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Organization: Acclaim Health - Oakville - Speers Rd - Community Support Services  
Phone Numbers: 905-827-8800
Toll-Free: 1-800-387-7127
Fax: 905-827-3390
Main Office
2370 Speers Rd
Oakville, ON
L6L 5M2
Intersection: Bronte Rd and Speers Rd
Location: Oakville (West Oakville)
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible    Wheelchair Accessible
Executives: Laurie MacNab - Board Chair
Public Contacts: Angela Brewer - Chief Executive Officer
Service Description: Supports for older adults, and adults with disabilities * helps people remain independent in their own homes for as long as possible 

Services include:

Alzheimer Services:

  • one on one caregiver support
  • caregiver education sessions
  • adult day program (2 locations: Burlington and Oakville)
  • memory care (respite, home safety assessment, on-going assessment of care needs)
  • memory visiting (trained volunteers provide companionship, some respite)

Home Health Care:
  • nursing (visiting, shift, specialty, and clinics)
  • personal care
  • help with getting to appointments, errands, grocery shopping
  • Philips Lifeline (personal medical alarm and response)

Volunteer Visiting
  • friendly visiting
  • bereavement peer support program
  • hospice volunteer visiting
  • ongoing support groups, walking groups
  • hospice volunteer Visiting (trained volunteers provide emotional and social support to people with life-threatening illnesses)
  • home support exercise program
  • memory visiting
  • Tele-Touch

Palliative Care Consultation
  • education
  • mentoring
  • resources
Hospice and Bereavement Support - Companionship, respite care, and emotional support to people and their family/caregivers dealing with a life-threatening illness * services provided at home
Tele-Touch - A telephone reassurance program where volunteer callers phone lonely, isolated or frail older adults and adults with limited mobility, providing friendly conversation, security and reassurance * volunteers call according to a pre-arranged schedule * presentations to community groups * volunteer opportunities available (apply online)

Registered charity accredited with Exemplary Standing by Accreditation Canada

Meetings: Dates for next Volunteer Information and Orientation: 
  • Wed, Feb 6 (6-8pm)
  • Wed, Apr 17 (6-8pm)
  • Thu, July 13 (6-8pm)
Fees: Varies per program and services
Application: Referral required for some programs
Eligibility / Target Population: Older adults and people with disabilities, who need physical, social, or emotional supports
Languages: English
Language Notes: Interpretive Services
Area Served:
Halton Region  
See Also: Adult Day Programs
Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias
Community Support Services

This information was last completely updated on November 28, 2018

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Updated November 28, 2018
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"About Us"
We believe in helping people live independently in their own homes, with the best possible quality of life