Carefirst Seniors and Community Services Association

Mississauga Community Services Centre

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Record #: MHL0021 Last Modified: 09 May 2013 Last Full Update: 09 May 2013
Record Details
Social MediaWebsite Website: www.carefirstseniors.com/websites/content.php?id=12
SOCIAL_MEDIA_ICONWebsite
Description & Services
DescriptionProvides services to elderly clients and those with physical disabilities

Health Care Related Support Services - home care services;

Community Support Services - information & referral; client intervention & assistance; transportation / escort / interpretation; friendly & hospice visiting; Chinese bereavement services; security check; Chinese elder abuse helpline

Social & Educational Program - health & wellness education and activities; wellness club; interest classes; social / recreational activities; congregate dining

Volunteer Development & Training - community outreach program; Carefirst diabetes education& maintenance program; Chronic Disease Self Management Program (Stanford University Model)
HoursMon-Fri 9am-5pm
Areas ServedBrampton ; Caledon ; Mississauga
EligibilityAges: 50 year(s) and up
Applicationself referral
FeesMembership - $15/yr ; Program
LanguagesEnglish ; Chinese (Cantonese) ; Chinese (Mandarin)
Contact Information
Address1177 Central Pkwy W, Unit 81
Mississauga, ON L5C 4P3
 
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IntersectionBurnhamthorpe Rd West/Central Pky West
Transit InformationMississauga Transit
AccessibilityPartially Accessible
Mailing Addressc/o Carefirst Seniors & Community Services Association 
3601 Victoria Park Ave, Suite 501 
Scarborough, ON M1W 3Y3
Office Phone*905-270-9988  
*Toronto Office 416-502-2323
Fax905-361-1082
E-Mailmso@carefirstseniors.com
Websitewww.carefirstseniors.com
Primary ContactPersy Leung, Program Worker, Carefirst Seniors & Community Services Association; Phone: 905-270-9988; Email: persy.leung@carefirstseniors.com
Alternate ContactEdith Lam, Program Director, Carefirst Seniors & Community Services Association; Phone: 416-502-2323 ext 6007; Fax: 416-502-2382; Email: edith.lam@carefirstseniors.com
Primary ExecutiveHelen Leung, CEO, Carefirst Seniors & Community Services Association; Phone: 416-502-2323 ext 6008; Fax: 416-502-2382; Email: helen.leung@carefirstseniors.com
Volunteer CoordinatorJoanne Zeng, Volunteer Co-ordinator, Carefirst Seniors & Community Services Association; Phone: 416-502-2323 ext 6260; Email: joanne.zeng@carefirstseniors.com
Other Details
Print MaterialCarefirst Wellness Bulletin
Established1976
ElectionsAGM - September
FundingProvincial - Ontario Ministry of Health and Long Term Care ; Donations ; United Way - Peel Region ; Foundation - Ontario Trillium
Service Level(50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Subjects
SubjectsAccompaniment services ; Adult day care ; Bereavement ; Chinese community ; Congregate dining ; Day programs ; Friendly visiting ; Health education ; Home support ; Homemaking ; Information and referral ; Interpretation ; Meals on wheels ; Recreational activities ; Security checks ; Seniors ; Supportive housing