Young Caregivers Association

Site: Hagersville - Main St S

Service: Powerhouse

Record Details
Public Comments Covid-19 Update - offices are closed to the public and in-person programs and supports have been suspended until further notice. New families are still being registered and new referrals are being accepted. Service delivery is taking place via telephone and virtual platforms
Service Details
Hours Hours vary
Areas Served Haldimand County ; Norfolk County
Eligibility Ages: 5 year(s) - 25 year(s) 
 
Children, youth and young adults, who are in a caregiving role for a family member needing assistance with their daily lived experience due to chronic illness, disability (physical or intellectual), mental health issue, addiction issue, socio-economic factors (ie. language barrier)  
 
An assessment will be done as part of the intake appointment in order to confirm eligibility
Application Call to schedule an intake appointment
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Hagersville
Address & Map
Haldimand Abilities Centre
42 Main St S
Hagersville, ON N0A 1H0
Intersection Main St. S. and Church St.
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description
Description (Service) Young caregivers are children, youth and young adults (ages 5 to 25) who have a family member that requires care due to illness (mental, physical), disability (cognitive, physical), or addictions.  
 
The Powerhouse program offers a variety of services and activities, including counselling, to empower young caregivers and their families to foster resilience, reduce isolation and caregiver fatigue, alleviate stress and anxiety, and invest peer support and life skills
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-768-4488
Fax 905-768-1034
E-Mail HNCoordinator@youngcaregivers.ca
Website www.youngcaregivers.ca
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Primary Executive Michelle Lewis, Executive Director; Phone: (Business) 905-397-4201 ext 425 * 905-932-7628; Fax: 289-362-2342; Email: ed@youngcaregivers.ca