Services and Housing in the Province (SHIP)

Integrated Seniors Team (IST) Program

Record Details
Social Media Website Website: shipshey.ca/
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Description & Services
Description A partnership between Services and Housing In the Province (SHIP), Punjabi Community Health Services, and Peel Senior Link * offers supportive and health services that maximize the ability of high risk seniors to live independently in their homes 
 
Makes in-home visits within North West Brampton 
 
The team is comprised of counsellors, mental health counsellors, case managers and personal support workers. Services include:  
• 24-hour on call system for emergency crisis situation 
• risk management assessment and education 
• personal support services 
• access to supportive housing options 
• chronic disease management through linkages with existing community-based health programs 
• falls prevention training, assessment and management of environmental and home risk factors 
 
SHIP Mission: To optimize quality of life for individuals with mental illness through housing and community-based services. SHIP provides a variety of community based mental health and supportive housing services for men and women who have an identified psychiatric illness, enabling them to live independently in the community in an atmosphere of support, co-operation, understanding and affordability
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm
Areas Served Brampton - North West
Eligibility Older adults aged 55 and over, who have complex physical, emotional and medical concerns 
At-risk older adults who would benefit from health education, crisis prevention, chronic disease self-management and intervention for social isolation, covers North West Brampton area
Application Self referral or by family member or professional 
For more information contact Central Intake
Fees None
Languages English ; Hindi ; Punjabi ; Urdu
Contact Information
Address & Map
Nance Horwood Place
529 Main Street N
Brampton, ON L6X 3C9
 
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Intersection Main St N and Williams Pkwy
Office Phone 905-450-1040 ext 222
Fax 905-795-1129
E-Mail info@shipshey.ca
Website shipshey.ca
Other Details
Funding Regional / Municipal ; Provincial
Service Level (50) Non Profit
Subjects
Subjects Assessments ; Health education ; Seniors ; Supportive housing

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