To register, for more information or to book an appointment please contact Leisha Currier at 1-866-576-8556. Advanced bookings available.
What is the Overnight Stay Care Program?
Through the Overnight Stay Care Program, we offer three beds per weekend in a safe and comfortable environment. The program promises to be a very enjoyable experience for the participants while offering respite for caregivers.
Overnight respite will provide a mix of social, cognitive and other related support services. The use of individualized care plans will help participants achieve and maintain their maximum level of functioning.
The program will have two qualified staff members on duty at all times to assist with:
- Personal care,
- Medication assistance,
- Healthy meals and snacks,
- Cognitive, social and physical stimulation to maintain health and independence and
- Access to gentle exercises as appropriate.
This program will provide overnight, safe respite for the caregiver’s peace of mind. During the day, the person living with dementia will benefit from therapeutic programming, tailored to meet their needs. They will be in a secure, small, homelike setting for the weekend.
Where and when does the program take place?
Clients attend the Overnight Stay Care Program from Friday at 4:00 pm to Monday at 2:30 pm for a fee of $110.00.
The Overnight Stay Care Program is located at our Smiths Falls Adult Day Program Site:
Address: Unit 155, 179 Elmsley Street North, Smiths Falls, ON
Please contact Leisha Currier, Team Leader Weekend Programs by emailing [email protected].
How can I sign up?
Referrals to the Overnight Stay Care Program can be made by families, friends or by healthcare providers.
As part of the eligibility process, the client must be affiliated with the Society and have a completed assessment from Home & Community Care at the LHIN.
Please note that an intake meeting will be scheduled the Wednesday before the weekend you have booked. This meeting is important to gather all medical & emergency information necessary to provide quality care to the participants of the Overnight Stay Care Program.