Home Care

Local Health Integration Networks (LHINs)
Your Local Health Integration Networks (LHINs) connects you with the care you need at home, in your community and can assist with long term care options.

The place to go for all things caregiving – Elizz delivers exceptional services, support and new possibilities for those caring for others. Powered by Saint Elizabeth Health Care, we’ve been helping Canadian families for more than 100 years.

Health Quality Ontario
This website provides information on Ontario’s Health System including information on Long Term Care Reporting and Home Care Reporting

Living Assistance Services
A Canadian home health care service provider for senior citizens

Ministry of Health and Long Term Care – Seniors’ Care : Home, Community and Residential Care Services for Seniors
Provides guidelines and resources for finding homecare or residential care to help seniors maintain their health and independence.

Philip Aziz Centre
PAC is a non-profit hospice providing respite, practical, emotional, spiritual and bereavement care for adults and children living with life-limiting illnesses and support to their loved ones, in the comfort of their own homes.

Victorian Order of Nurses
VON is a not-for-profit, national health organization and registered charity offering a wide range of community health care solutions that meet the needs of Canadians from coast to coast. VON is dedicated to being a leader in the delivery of innovative comprehensive health and social services.

Saint Elizabeth Health Care
With well-established programs in the areas of nursing, personal support and rehabilitation, Saint Elizabeth Health Care’s multidisciplinary team of care providers delivers a broad range of holistic health services and supports with cultural sensitivity.

The Family Care Office does not endorse any of the organizations listed here, and we do not assume any responsibility for the accuracy of the statements and/or the quality of services provided by these organizations.

Resource for U of T employees and their dependents

Call the Employee and Family Assistance Program — Homewood Health™ for personal and in-depth assistance with your elder care concern.

Homewood Health™ has eldercare specialists on staff to work with you and your eldercare situation.

  • Receive an immediate needs assessment and customized information to follow.
  • 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 1-800-663-1142.

You may also register for the Member Services area of the Homewood Health™ website. This will give you access to their on-line Eldercare Resource Locator to help you find home care, residential care, community services or financial support for an elderly loved one.