Indus Community Services

Caregiver Support Group and Friendly Visiting Program

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Description & Services
Description Caregiver Support Group 
The Indus Caregiver Support Group is organized on a monthly basis for caregivers and volunteers. These are group sessions designed to educate, inform and empower caregivers. Participants will learn more about various health related issues and information on other programs available in the community to support and help the care giving process. 
Friendly Visiting Program 
Friendly visiting program is designed to maintain social and emotional interaction for socially isolated and cognitively impaired seniors in the comfort of their home, hospital, and long term care setting. 
Screened and trained volunteers engage clients in meaningful activities providing respite and support to caregivers. 
Clients in this program receive ongoing security reassurance checks which are simply a quick, regular telephone call confirming the clients health and well-being
Hours Business hours: 9am - 4:30pm 
Program hours: Last Thursday of the month - 5:30pm-7:30pm
Areas Served Brampton ; Caledon ; Etobicoke North ; Malton ; Mississauga ; Peel Region
Boundaries CW-LHIN
Eligibility No age limit. Anybody can attend
Application Contact Activity Coordinator for registration - 905-595-1669 ext 232 or Reception Ext. 0
Fees None
Languages English ; Hindi ; Punjabi ; Tamil
Contact Information
Address & Map
245 Queen St E, Unit 2
Brampton, ON L6W 2B5
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Site Location Brampton
Intersection Kennedy Rd N and Queen St E
Transit Information Transhelp, Public bus service available, Seniors Ride connect
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Office Phone 905-595-1667
Fax 905-595-1670
Other Details
Print Material Indus Current - Quarterly Newsletter, AGM Report, Brochures
Established 1985
Elections Once a year in the month of June at our AGM
Funding Regional / Municipal - Region of Peel ; Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care; ; Fundraising ; United Way ; Central West LHIN
Service Level (50) Non Profit
Subjects Caregiver support ; Counselling ; Health education

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