Last updated September 16, 2021 at 4:30pm
CHOICE Dickinsfield remains on “alert” for COVID-19 and regular programming continues with enhanced precautions. Currently, one client of the day program and two staff members are positive for COVID-19. Visitors are encouraged to wear face shields while visiting patients in care beds. Read More.
3rd dose of COVID-19 vaccine
At this time, a third dose of vaccine is available for eligible groups at highest risk of severe outcomes. This includes residents of congregate care settings and immunocompromised Albertans living in the community. CHOICE clients are not yet eligible to receive the 3rd dose unless they are immunocompromised.
For more information about the distribution of vaccines, visit COVID-19 vaccines and records | Alberta.ca
The Comprehensive Home Option of Integrated Care for the Elderly (CHOICE) assists seniors to continue living independently and in their own home longer by managing all their health requirements.
Clients attend one of three day centres, one to five days a week, and receive services which include ongoing medical, psychological and social support.
Clients health needs are continually assessed and monitored.
Transportation to and from the CHOICE day centre is provided.
Clients may stay overnight at one of the centres while they receive treatment for short-term illness.
Respite care is available so home caregivers can receive a break while the person they care for stays at one of the centres for a few days.
Monday to Sunday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:15 p.m.
Emergency response is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Choice operates three CHOICE programs at the following locations:
14225 - 94 Street
10404 - 111 Avenue
14225 - 94 Street
Community Care Access is the first point of contact for all CapitalCare centres and programs. Please call 780.496.1300.
Edmonton's CHOICE Programs have been quietly keeping frail seniors out of hospitals, emergency rooms and long-term care - and in their homes where they prefer to age.
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