NOTE: Services will likely be impacted in response to COVID-19. Please contact any service prior to visiting in person.

Better Living Health and Community Services

Community Services for Seniors


Description
COVID-19 -- No change to services received at home, including Meals on Wheels at Overland and Sheppard locations

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Meals on wheels including hot, frozen, and diet specific meals, fruit and vegetable baskets
  • case management and social work
  • fitness and falls prevention classes
  • transportation, homemaking, home help
  • in-home respite care (caregiver relief) including persons with Alzheimer Disease
  • friendly visiting, telephone security check, client intervention and assistance, caregiver support group, information and referral
  • grocery shopping assistance, volunteer services

Better Living Recreation Centre (formerly EP Taylor Place Senior Adult Centre/Overland Club) -- social, recreation and education programs
  • computer courses
  • seminars
  • income tax assistance
  • bereavement support
  • cafeteria
  • recreation programs open to seniors outside catchment area

Adult Day Centre -- day program for frail and disabled older adults, including those with cognitive impairments
  • Monday-Friday 9:30 am-3 pm, Saturday 9 am-12 noon, extended hours may be arranged
  • social, recreation and therapeutic programs
  • lunch, snacks
  • transportation available within catchment area

Four Seasons Connections Program 416-447-5074 -- serves North York
  • snow shovelling, grass cutting, yard work, odd jobs, fee

5 Deauville Lane -- affordable housing
  • 62 units (14 barrier free) for seniors and adults with disabilities * case manager on site 2 days a week
  • access to programs and services
  • application through website or Intake department
  • in partnership with Mahogany Management
Eligibility
Membership program -- seniors 50 years and older * Community Service programs -- seniors and adults with physical disabilities or cognitive impairments

Residency Requirements: Sheppard Ave E (north) to North York southern boundary (south), Yonge St (west) to west side of Victoria Park Ave (east) * catchment area varies for transportation, in-home services and adult day program -- call intake for details
Application Process
Call or drop in
Office
416-447-7244 ext 541
Fax
416-447-6364
Website
Visit Website
Email
info@betterlivinghealth.org
Languages
English, Other - telephone interpretation services available for other languages
Fees
Vary * subsidies may be available
Documents Required
May vary; contact for information
Accessibility
Designated parking at entrance ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Easy access to elevator ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall - with grab bars
Topic(s)
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Copyright
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Last Updated On
November 17, 2022
Address
1 Overland Dr
Toronto, ON, M3C 2C3
Better Living Health and Community Services Site Location: Better Living Health and Community Services

Cross street: Don Mills Rd and Lawrence Ave E

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Hours of Operation
Mon
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tue
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wed
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thu
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fri
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Service Area(s)
North York