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Details

Contact Position Manager
Phone Number 292-7802
Fax Number 292-9125
Website Address www.gov.bm
Physical Address Continental Building, 25 Church Street, Hamilton HM 12
Hours of Operation 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Monday to Friday
Referral Procedure Self-referral, family, health care provider, any member of the public and any concerned agencies.

About Ageing and Disabilities Services

Purpose

To connect, support and advise service providers and service users to enhance the quality of life for seniors and persons with disabilities.

Services

  • Provides case management and advocacy
  • Processes referrals to community agencies
  • Investigates allegations of elder abuse
  • Screens and processes new applications for operation of residential care homes and adult day care
  • Collaborates with public/private network of stakeholders
  • Provides information on education, health care, community resources and transportation
  • Provides information on new technology and adaptive equipment
  • Provides information and referrals to resources on accessibility
  • Provides health education and health promotion
  • Recommends strategies for action to individuals, businesses, community organisations and government

Categories: Abuse - Physical, Advocacy, Care Homes (rest, nursing & group homes), Disability - Cognitive and Learning, Disability - Physical, Health - Mental, Respite Care, Transport