Community Care Access Centre / In-Home Services

Community Care Access Centres (CCAC) are not-for-profit community agencies, that are responsible for the direct provision of information and referral services, placement coordination services and case management. On behalf of individuals in the community, they are also responsible for the indirect delivery (through contracts) of:

  • Professional services such as: nursing, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, social work, nutrition therapy, speech and language pathology;
  • Personal support/homemaking services such as: light house cleaning, doing laundry, ironing, mending, shopping, banking, paying bills, planning meals, caring for children, supervision, washing, mouth care, hair care, menstrual care, preventive skin care, changing dressings, hand/foot care, etc.

CCACs are funded by the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care and governed by government-appointed Boards of Directors.

 

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