Home Services

Lethbridge Family Services


Description
Offers assistance with daily living activities as well as respite care, palliative care, and other specialized services.

Service offers:

  • assistance with daily living activities such as bathing, dressing, grooming, hygiene, toileting, transfers and positioning, range of motion exercises, and medication assistance
  • in-home supports to enable seniors, individuals with physical disabilities, acute, and the chronically or terminally ill to remain in their home for as long as possible
  • assistance with daily living activities such as bathing, dressing, grooming, hygiene, toileting, transfers and positioning, range of motion exercises, and medication assistance
  • respite care, palliative care, and other specialized services

Also provides private care for those who may be requiring services that are not funded by Alberta Health Services.


Key Provider: certified health care aides
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • individuals with physical disabilities
  • senior citizens
  • or post-operative clients
Application Process
Service Access: , To access service:
  • referral from Alberta Health Services (AHS) home care department required, including completion of home care nurse assessment
  • contact or visit website for more information 
The services are provided in the client's own home. 
Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: Yes,

There may be a waiting period depending on the service requested. 


Toll Free
1-866-317-4624
Telephone
403-317-4624
Fax
403-317-4634
Web Site
https://www.lfsfamily.ca
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: Yes,

There may be fees for some services depending on coverage. 




Fee Reduction: Yes,

If you are eligible for supports under Alberta Health Services (AHS) there is no fee; however, fees can also be paid privately if support is a private request for assistance.




Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A -
Other disabled access: N/A -
Topic(s)
Last Verified On
July 31, 2023
Hours of Operation
24/7