Wentworth Program

Wentworth Program (Hamilton, ON)
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Wentworth Program

LEVEL OF SUPPORT

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Mixed

People living in the Residential Care Facility:

are receiving income support benefits

Tenant at Wentworth have ODSP or similar source as their income.

Can do some things independently

Tenants at Wentworth are able to clean their own room, do their own laundry, and get around the community independent of Indwell.

have staff presence 24/7

Tenants at Wentworth receive three meals a day, have medications dispensed, and get a furnished room.

are mostly mobile, and all are single

Tenants at Wentworth should be mobile, although some consideration can be made for people who use small wheelchairs or walkers.

People living in the Wentworth apartments:

can live independently*

Tenants in these apartments are able to manage their own apartment and activities of daily living as well as navigate the community independently of Indwell.

Are self-aware

Tenants in these apartments are able and willing to reach out when they need support and have good insight into their health and housing needs.

are mostly singles

Tenants living in these apartments are mostly single, but some couples or single parents with a young child may be considered.

SHOULD BE FULLY MOBILE

Tenants in these apartments need to be able to move up and down stairs.

have health stability

Tenants in these apartments are experiencing overall health stability.

* Meal and/or medication support is available on an as-needed basis at the Residential Care Facility.

Can advocate for themselves

Tenants in these apartments are able to reach out for support and advocate for themselves.

How you can help

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$9,700

Support Suicide Prevention Training

ASIST (Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training) develops skills to prevent the immediate risk of suicidal behavior. Indwell is seeking funding for two program staff to receive ASIST training early in 2020. As part of their certification, they will then lead three suicide intervention workshops for Indwell support staff in the coming year and annually after that.

$5,000/$9,700 already covered by a donation from Hamilton Health Sciences Medical Staff Association

Wondering if Indwell is right for you?

Is Indwell Right for You?

Indwell rent is deeply affordable for people who have an income such as Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP) or something similar.

Indwell’s housing programs include a variety a spectrum of support to meet the many different housing and health needs that people living with disability face.

If you answered yes to both of these questions, Indwell’s housing programs could be right for you.

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