Senior's Day Programs

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Description
Provides support to older adults who want to continue living independently in their own homes.

The following 3 programs are intended to support older adults who want to remain independent in their own homes and include:

  • Bridges Day Program
  • Geriatric Community Rehabilitation
  • Adult Day Program

Key Provider: dietitians, family practice doctors, geriatricians, health care aides, licensed practical nurses (LPNs), occupational therapists (OTs), pharmacists, physical therapists (PTs), recreation therapists, registered nurses (RNs), therapy assistants, pharmacists
Eligibility
Yes, For seniors from Lethbridge and area who:
  • want to continue living in their homes, but have some risks
  • need 3 or more services from the program
  • are able to come to the program and other services
  • are able to move without a mechanical lift
  • are medically stable
Application Process
Service Access: Professional Referral Required, Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information. Once the referral is accepted, seniors are assessed to determine which of the 3 programs meets their needs.
Referral Process: Yes,

A written referral from your family doctor, home care RN or geriatrician to the Senior's Day Program is needed.




Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
403-388-6940
Fax
403-388-6949
Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Fees
Fee: Yes,

Clients may need to pay a daily fee for services not covered by Alberta Health Care Insurance. For example, transportation or meals.




Fee Reduction: N/A
Membership Fee: N/A
Documents Required

A written referral from your family doctor, home care RN or geriatrician to the Senior's Day Program is needed.

Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Melcor Centre has elevators and ramps.
Other disabled access: N/A -
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Agency Information
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Last Verified On
July 10, 2023
Address
200 4 Avenue S
Lethbridge, AB, T1J 4C9
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:00 AM to 04:15 PM
Tue
08:00 AM to 04:15 PM
Wed
08:00 AM to 04:15 PM
Thu
08:00 AM to 04:15 PM
Fri
08:00 AM to 04:15 PM

Program is located on the 2nd level of Lethbridge Centre Mall.