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Organization: Holy Home Health Care Services  
After Hours: 613-604-9572
Fax: 613-800-5890
c/o Holy Akwar
440 Wisteria Cres
Ottawa, ON
K1V 0P1
440 Wisteria Cres
Intersection: Mosswood Cres
Hours: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Executives: Brenda Akwar - Director of Care
Contacts: Holy Akwar - Team Lead
Mary Jane Santos - Assistant Team Lead
Service Description: Home help offered by personal support workers, health care aides, home support workers, registered practical nurses, registered nurses or nurse practitioners

Medical services:
  • Nurturing of the mentally challenged or impaired
  • Foot care: Includes nail cutting, corn and callus control, infection cleansing, and appliance or pad application
  • Medication management: For optimum chronic disease (diabetes to high blood pressure) and pain management

Non-medical services:
  • Companionship
  • Respite care
  • Light housekeeping: Dusting, mopping floors, vacuuming, laundry, changing bedding, scrubbing the bathroom and general tidying of living spaces
  • Kitchen assistance: Meals can be planned in conjunction with a nutritionist or with the customer, dishwashing, food protection, and cooking
  • Grocery planning and shopping
  • Excursion to medical appointments/social events by public transportation or the client’s vehicle
  • Home basics: Gardening, arranging lawn mowing or light landscaping, garbage removal, utilities (heat) check, watering indoor plants, replacing light bulbs, etc.
  • Pet care: Feeding and exercising the pet
  • Basic personal care: Hygiene, hairdressing, getting dressed and/or applying makeup
  • Logistical settlement of Syrian refugees

Meeting: Every other Friday * Meetings that fall on public holidays are moved to the following Monday
Fees: Service
Application: Call or visit * no referral required
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: Clients of all ages with disabilities, chronic diseases and injuries including hospice care who wish to receive care from the comfort of their residences * clients 65 years and older who wish to receive non-medical services from their residences
Languages: English ; French
Area(s) Served:
See Also: Home Help and Homemaking
In-Home Nursing
In-Home Personal Support
Shopping and Grocery Assistance

This information was last completely updated on February 11, 2016

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