Adult Day Service

The Day Away Program is a social program for individuals with Alzheimer's disease or related dementia and the frail elderly. The goal is to provide socialization and support for individuals who reside at home while providing the caregiver with respite relief. Programs run from 9:30 am to 3:00 pm.

Read full details about our Adult Day Programs and how they can help you. 

Mondays
PERTH site
ALMONTE site

Tuesdays
SMITHS FALLS site
CARLETON PLACE site

Wednesdays
PERTH site
ALMONTE site

Thursdays
PERTH site
CARLETON PLACE site

Fridays
CARLETON PLACE site
SMITHS FALLS site
PORTLAND site

Location Addresses:

Perth: 115 Christie Lake Rd 
Smiths Falls: 179 Elmsley St.
Almonte: 453 Ottawa St.
Carleton Place: 5 Bates Drive, unit 13
Portland:4319 Cove Rd

Adult Day Program – Objectives

  • Provide supervised programming in a group setting 
  • Assist clients to achieve and maintain physical, intellectual, and social abilities
  • Alleviate isolation and loneliness
  • Provide caregivers with respite and helpful information, and
  • Help people to live in the community as long as possible as they age  

Services Provided

  • Activation and social activities on an individual and/or group basis, tailored
  • to the needs of participants
  • Qualified staff providing supervision and care in a safe and comfortable environment
  • Assistance with daily living tasks
  • Nutritious lunch and breaks

Common Activities

  • Physical - exercises and games that promote the benefits of movement
  • Intellectual - activities that provide mental stimulation and promote brain health
  • Social - one-on-one and group conversation, musical activities, recreation
  • Environmental - outings, gardening, adapting to various surroundings
  • Confidence Building - asset focused activities, to build self esteem
     

Last Updated: 08/28/2019