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Resources for U of T employees and their dependents
Call the Employee and Family Assistance Program — TELUS Health for personal and in-depth assistance with your elder care concern.
TELUS Health has Family Support Services under which eldercare support is included.
- Receive an immediate needs assessment and customized family resource packages.
- Their specialists can speak directly with the elderly person as part of your needs assessment and provide information on arranging an independent provider for an in-home assessment.
- Obtain resources pertaining to home care services, understanding long term care and other housing options, dementia care, end-of-life care, and legal referrals for Wills and Powers of Attorney.
To start, call 1-855-597-2110.
You may also register and create an online account to access the TELUS Health App or website. Find your TELUS Health invitation code in your email or request a code. This will give you access to additional eldercare resources.