Seniors Outreach Programs
Our Outreach Programs are available to those who are Deaf, Deaf-Blind or Hard of Hearing, 65 years of age or older, living in the GTA and requiring assistance.
(Younger applicants will be considered on an individual basis)
Community Outreach Worker:
Connecting you with services in your community (Ex. Friendly visiting, shopping, appointments, meals on wheels)
Connecting you with services at the Bob Rumball Centre for the Deaf (Toronto Deaf Seniors' Centre, Congregate Dining Events, Communication Services, Transportation Services, Social Events & Special Outings and Trips.
Community Personal Support Worker:
(all BRCD PSW's have their Personal Support Worker Certification)
In-home assistance with: personal care (ex. bathing, dressing, medication reminders) light housekeeping (ex. linen changes, vacuuming, etc) laundry and meal preparation.
Note: There is no charge for Outreach Services. There is a Transportation charge of $4.00 (round trip) if the Outreach Worker is driving the client to an appointment or to events. Special events, outings and 'Congregate Dining' costs vary depending on each event.