Our community partners each play an important role in the provision of health care. Listed below are some of our community partners who join us in the vision of a healthier Haliburton County.
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Home and Community Care
The HCC provides in-home professional health and personal support services. A team of Case Managers accepts referrals and assesses the needs of clients in order to deliver timely, appropriate care.
Community Support Services
Community Care Haliburton County is a non-profit charitable organization which provides community support services to seniors and adults with disabilities and/or illnesses and their caregivers. These include: meals on wheels, transportation, emergency response system, diner’s club, friendly visiting, security checks, brokered home help and home maintenance, social recreational services. These services are coordinated by staff and the front line services are provided by registered volunteers.
Haliburton Highlands Health Services
HHHS provides acute care, long-term care, community health and mental health services to the Haliburton Highlands catchment area. HHHS is a lead partner in the Family Health Team.
Haliburton Highlands Mental Health Services –Contact through Haliburton Highlands Health Services – Mental Health Services
Haliburton Highlands Mental Health Services provides advocacy, intensive case management, counseling & treatment, early psychosis intervention and housing. It is a unique, voluntary, client-centred, community-based program that upholds each of the values associated with responsiveness, accessibility, continuity and individualized services to people who experience mental health conditions and who reside in the Haliburton County area. It is sponsored by the Haliburton Highlands Health Services and has been operating since November 1996. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit
Guided by the province’s Mandatory Programs and Services Guidelines, the HKPR District Health Unit works in partnership with local residents and agencies to prevent illness, protect against disease and promote healthier lifestyles.
Point In Time – Centre for Children, Youth and Parents
Point In Time provides a breadth of voluntary services to children 0-19 and their families residing in Haliburton County. PinT staff has a diverse set of skills that allows them to work creatively with families at the point in time when the assistance of caring professionals can help them to go forward in their lives in a positive and successful manner. If PinT can’t help you directly with a child-related problem, they will help you find someone who can.
SIRCH Community Hospice provides community-based services to individuals who are living with, dying from or bereaved by a life-threatening illness, and to those in any stage of Alzheimer’s Disease or related dementias. Hospice support includes trained volunteers, support groups, information and respite.
The YWCA of Peterborough, Victoria and Haliburton exists to support the right of all women and their families to live free from violence, poverty and oppression. In Haliburton County their services include crisis and support services for abused women as well as counseling for women seeking healing from experiences of abuse and sexual assault. The YWCA also offers connection and referral to community supports and resources to assist women to live free of violence.