Aging in Place

Supports for staying in your home and staying healthy.

Diners' Club Congregate Dining Program

Phone:
Contact:
Carole Taylor, Program Coordinator
Email: Web: Address:
Hours:
Third Thursday monthly (except July, August, December)
Cost:
Program
$15 includes meal, dessert, and tea or coffee
Who can access this service:

Older adults

How to apply:

Contact to register

Program offers a monthly nutritious meal and social time at a location in Glanbrook/Binbrook. Participants from outside of Glanbrook are welcome, but must arrange their own transportation. Transportation can be arranged for participants who reside in Glanbrook. 

Welcome Inn Community Centre Diners Club

Phone:
Contact:
Ruth Kaulback, Seniors Program Coordinator and Volunteer Coordinator
Email: Web: Address:
40 Wood St E, Hamilton, ON L8L 3Y3, Canada
Hours:
Cost:
Donation
No fee. Donations welcome.
Who can access this service:

Older adults living in the central and north end of Hamilton.

How to apply:

Contact for information.

A weekly dining program for older adults, offering a home-cooked meal and social engagement. Lunch is followed by an afternoon program including live music, guest speakers, games, and more. 

Life Long Care Program

Phone:
Contact:
Email:
Web: Address:
34 Ottawa St N, Hamilton, ON L8H 3Y7, Canada
Hours:
Contact for information.
Cost:
None
Who can access this service:

Open to all urban Indigenous men, women, and their families.

How to apply:

Contact to register.

Provides community support services to urban Indigenous clients, regardless of age, who are disabled, chronically ill, frail, or elderly. 

Services include:

  • friendly visiting
  • security checks/reassurance service
  • congregate dining
  • transportation 
  • Aboriginal support

HearingLife Services

Phone:
Toll-Free Number: 1-888-514-9515
Contact:
Email: Web: Address:
Hours:
Hours vary by location, contact for details.
Cost:
None
Most fees covered by OHIP
Who can access this service:

Open to all; free hearing tests are available for adults ages 19 or older. 

How to apply:

Book an appointment by phone or online. 

Providing hearing healthcare services, including free hearing tests, hearing aid fittings, a selection of digital hearing aids and assistive listening devices, and counselling and assistance. Also provides information on hearing and hearing loss.

Community Oral Health Program

Phone:
Contact:
Email:
Web: Address:
Hours:
Contact for information.
Cost:
None
Who can access this service:

Individuals who experience barriers to accessing oral health services.

How to apply:

Call for information.

Promotes oral health among individuals that are under-served and lack access to adequate oral health care. Services include cleaning, fluoridation, pits and fissure sealants, and check-ups. 

Dental Clinic, St. Peter's Hospital

Phone:
Work: 905-777-3837 x12336
Contact:
Dorar Abu Daqa
Email:
Web: Address:
88 Maplewood Ave, Hamilton, ON L8M 1W9, Canada
Hours:
Cost:
Service
fees vary by service, discounted rates and payment plans available, Cash, Cheque, or Direct Billing only
Who can access this service:

Older adults.

How to apply:

Contact to book an appointment.

Provides quality geriatric dental care to patients at St. Peter's Hospital, residents of long term care facilities, and seniors in the community.

St. Joseph's Villa Community Medical Clinics

Phone:
Work: 905-627-9011 x2248
Contact:
Email:
Web: Address:
56 Governors Rd, Dundas, ON L9H 5G7, Canada
Hours:
Hours vary, services available by appointment only
Cost:
Service
fees vary, contact for details
Who can access this service:

Open to all.

How to apply:

Contact to book an appointment.

For dental services contact Dr. Amanda Wang by e-mail valleydentalcare2353@gmail.com or telephone 905-627-3541 x2353. No referral required. 

Offers medical clinic services to residents of St. Joseph's Villa and older adults in the community.

Clinics include:

  • Compression Therapy
  • Dermatology Services
  • Dental Services
  • Ear, Nose, Throat Services
  • Eye / Ophthalmology Clinic

Home Maintenance Program, St. Joseph's Home Care

Phone:
Work: 905-522-6887 x2252
Contact:
Email: Web: Address:
Hours:
Cost:
Service
fees vary by service, contact for details
Who can access this service:

Adults with permanent disabilities or seniors ages 60 and older.

How to apply:

Contact for information.

Offers assistance with household chores and repairs at a low rate for seniors and people with disabilities. Services include minor plumbing, electrical, and carpentry, heavy cleaning including fridge and stove, organizing closets, basements, and garages, snow removal, landscaping etc. One hour minimum is required.

At Your Senior Service

Phone:
Contact:
Email: Web: Address:
53 Golden Iris Cres, Waterdown, ON L0R 2H3, Canada
Hours:
Hours vary * Contact for details
Cost:
Service
Fees vary according to service and level of care provided.  Contact for details.
Who can access this service:

Services designed to support seniors and their caregivers

How to apply:

Contact to register

Provides support services by qualified professionals that improve the quality of life for seniors and enables seniors to maintain their independence while living in their home. Hourly, weekend, short term, long term, and respite care available. Staff are properly screened, fully licensed and insured. Services include:

Personal care

  • Exercise and range of motion
  • Transferring
  • Feeding

Companion care

  • Fall prevention
  • Medication reminders
  • Meal preparation
  • Light housekeeping
  • Shopping and errands
  • Laundry

Specialty care

  • Alzheimer's
  • Dementia
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Hip Replacement
  • Stroke

SE Health Help at Home Services

Phone:
Toll-Free Number: 1-866-801-4097
Contact:
Email: Web: Address:
1525 Stone Church Rd E, Hamilton, ON L8W 3P8, Canada
Hours:
Hours vary, contact for details
Cost:
Service
fees vary, contact for details, private insurance is accepted
Who can access this service:

Open to all.

How to apply:

Contact for information or complete the online application form.

Offers a variety of home supports to help older adults live independently in their own homes.

Services include:

  • housekeeping, light chores, and laundry
  • meal preparation and grocery shopping
  • social supports including appointment accompaniment, friendly chatting, and day excursions

SeePlus Healthcare Services Nursing Care

Phone:
After-Hours Number: 905-902-7710
Contact:
Email: Web: Address:
Hours:
Mon-Sun
24 hours
Cost:
Service
fees vary, contact for details
Who can access this service:

Open to individuals of all ages who require nursing care or home assistance.

How to apply:

Contact or fill out the online form to apply for care.

Provides nursing care for seniors and individuals of any age needing disease care, special needs care, or mental illness care. Services are offered both in private homes and in nursing homes and health care facilities. Services include:

  • Medication administration and management
  • Comprehensive head-to-toe assessments
  • Wound care and management
  • Personalized nursing care plans

Access Personal Support Ltd. Services

Phone:
Toll-Free Number: 1-855-777-2411
Fax Number: 905-632-3101
Contact:
Email: Web: Address:
Hours:
Mon-Sun
24 hours
Cost:
Service
fees vary, contact for details
Who can access this service:

Older adults and individuals with special needs or disabilities.

How to apply:

No referral required. Contact for information about how to register.

In-home health care offered in private homes, long-term care homes, group homes, hospitals, and community settings.

Services include:

  • nursing
  • therapy
  • personal support
  • attendant care
  • homemaking services

Services are provided by nurses, registered practical nurses, personal support workers, and social service workers.

SE Health Personal Care Services

Phone:
Toll-Free Number: 1-866-801-4097
Contact:
Email: Web: Address:
1525 Stone Church Rd E, Hamilton, ON L8W 3P8, Canada
Hours:
Hours vary, contact for details
Cost:
Service
fees vary, contact for details, private insurance is accepted
Who can access this service:

Open to all.

How to apply:

Contact for information or complete the online application form.

Offers home health support to assist older adults with living at home.

Services include:

  • bathing
  • toileting
  • feeding
  • dressing
  • management of medication
  • other daily activities

Stoney Creek Seniors Outreach Services

Phone:
Contact:
Dave Cage, President
Email: Web: Address:
Hours:
Excluding holidays
Cost:
Service
fees vary by service, contact for details
Who can access this service:

Seniors and people with disabilities who live in Stoney Creek and Winona.

How to apply:

Contact to register for programs. Transportation must be booked two days in advance. 

Non-profit community organization that assists seniors and disabled persons to remain independent and in their homes. Services include: 

  • Transportation services: volunteer drivers will provide transportation to medical appointments, shopping, hair appointments, etc. within the Greater Hamilton Area
  • Household services: assistance with minor home repairs, yard work, or housekeeping
  • Snow removal

Wesley Seniors Outreach Program

Phone:
Work: 905-528-5629 x301
Contact:
Email: Web: Address:
467 Main St E, Hamilton, ON L8N 1K1, Canada
Hours:
Contact for information.
Cost:
None
Who can access this service:

Older adults who are socially isolated or at risk.

How to apply:

Contact for information.

Assists isolated, low income, and vulnerable seniors age 55 and older with making social connections and maintaining independence through various activities and community referrals. Outreach programs include one on one case management, and social and recreational activities. Programs are run in various locations in the greater Hamilton area.