Alberta Health Services

Edmonton Zone - Wellness Integrated Support Homes

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Description
Provides living spaces in the community for adults with a mental health diagnosis who need 24/7 access to help with daily activities.

Offers living spaces for adults who need 24 / 7 access to help with daily activities.

Services include:

  • help with daily activities, home making, and medicines
  • monitoring health
  • access to recreation activities
  • scheduling professional services

Living spaces are usually small group homes where 5 to 8 people live together and get support from a Health Care Aid. Residents have private bedrooms and share all other common areas of the home. Basic bedroom furnishings are provided.

Each resident has a Case Manager who assesses health care needs on an ongoing basis, co-ordinates and schedule access to health care services.

Key Provider: health care aides (HCAs)
Eligibility
Yes, Wish homes provide supportive housing for people who due to a primary mental health diagnosis require additional care & supports in order to live successfully in the community
Application Process
Referral Process: Yes,

Referrals are made through Strata Pathways or if this is not available via our intake coordinators on 780-342-7664.



Waiting Period: Yes,

Waiting time varies.

Telephone
780-342-7664
Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Fees
Fee: Yes,

There is a monthly accommodation fee for room and board and people also need to pay for their personal expenses (e.g., clothing, entertainment, transportation, medicines).

Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: N/A
Documents Required

Referrals are made through Strata Pathways or if this is not available via our intake coordinators on 780-342-7664.

Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A - Other disabled access: N/A -
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
February 12, 2020
Hours of Operation
Mon
08:00 AM - 04:15 PM
Tue
08:00 AM - 04:15 PM
Wed
08:00 AM - 04:15 PM
Thu
08:00 AM - 04:15 PM
Fri
08:00 AM - 04:15 PM