MICBA Forum Italia Community Services

Forum Italia Seniors' Residence

Record Details
Social Media Website Website: www.micba.com
Social Media Website
Description & Services
Alternate Name Forum Italia Non-Profit Housing ; MICBA ; Mississauga Italian Canadian Benevolent Association
Description 60 bachelor units (two storey) with full kitchen for independent seniors aged 65+ * 24-hour personal care services * emergency response * visiting physicians, nurses, etc. 
 
Assisted Living Services include: 
personal support services - dressing, personal hygiene, assisting with mobility and medication monitoring, activities of daily living * on site PSW 
homemaking services - shopping, housecleaning, meal preparation 
security checks or reassurance services 
care coordination - assessment of clients needs, communication with MH LHIN - Home and Community Care, and with community service providers 
 
Other services: 
transportation services: essential transportation to all medical and social related appointments, banking, shopping (Mon-Fri, 9am-1pm) * in Mississauga only 
pharmacy services 
health services 
access to an Italian speaking doctor and other health professionals 
referral to community/nursing services 
Falls Prevention Exercise Program 
Osteoporosis Exercise Program 
visits from mobile hairdresser and barber 
Assistive Devices Repair clinic 
recreation and volunteer programs 
 
Other building owned by Mississauga Italian Canadian Benevolent Association (MICBA) Forum Italia Non-Profit Housing: 195 Forum Dr
Hours Administration: Mon-Fri 9am-5pm 
Assistive Living Services and Supports of Daily Living Services provided 24 hrs a day.
Areas Served Caledon ; Mississauga ; and area
Eligibility Ages: 65 year(s) and up 
 
Independent adults 65 years and older
Application Call * no referral required * for subsidized housing apply through Peel Access to Housing (PATH), 905-453-1300 * for Assisted Living Program contact Intake and Referral worker Britney ext 6 for an assessment
Fees Admission ; Support services are free * rent geared to income or market rent
Languages English ; French ; Chinese (Cantonese) ; Italian ; Portuguese
Contact Information
Address & Map
155 Forum Dr E, Suite 112
Mississauga, ON
Canada L4Z 3M9
 
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Intersection Hurontario St and Eglinton Ave E
Accessibility Wheelchair Accessible
Office Phone 905-507-2711 
 
For Social Housing please contact: 
Peel Access to Housing (PATH) 
Phone: 905-453-1300 
Email: peelaccesstohousing@peelregion.ca 
Website: www.peelregion.ca 
 
For more information about services, please contact: 
Resident Services Coordinator  
905-507-2711 ext 122
Fax 905-507-3016
After Hours Phone 416-677-3030 (emergency support from PSW)
Crisis Phone Cell 416-677-3030
E-Mail housinginfo@forumitalia.ca
Website www.micba.com
Primary Contact Nancy Claro, Program Director, MICBA Forum Italia Community Services; Phone: 905-507-2711 ext 102; Email: bresko@forumitalia.ca
Primary Executive Donna Scully, 905-278-6789, Executive Director; Email: donna@sterlingsl.ca
Volunteer Coordinator Lorraine Ogilvie, Volunteer Coordinator, MICBA Forum Italia Community Services; Phone: 905-507-2711; Email: logilvie@forumitalia.ca
Other Details
Print Material Brochure ; applications for housing ; monthly newsletter ; calendar of events
Established 1990
Funding Provincial - Ontario Ministry of Health and Long Term Care
Service Level (50) Non Profit
Subjects
Subjects Italian community ; Residential care ; Seniors ; Supportive housing ; Volunteer opportunities

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