Family Navigator

Ontario Shores recognizes the important role of families and caregivers in the recovery journey.  The Ontario Shores Family Navigator is a lived experience caregiver whose role is to support families and caregivers of patients in the Geriatric Program as well as the Assessment and Reintegration Program.

The Family Navigator can assist with:

  • Friendly support and promotion of self-care for families
  • Orientation to Ontario Shores
  • Help in finding the answers to questions
  • Information and research on services available at Ontario Shores and in the community
  • Communication coaching and planning
  • Overviews of educational and supportive events for families
  • Connection with other families to get and share support
  • Support in planning for discharge of family member
  • A listening ear

Please contact
Heather Harris, Family Navigator
905.430.4055 ext 6433      harrishe@ontarioshores.ca