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Organization: Geriatric Assessment and Intervention Network (GAIN) Clinics - Eleven clinical sites located at: Lakeridge Health Oshawa, Peterborough Regional Health Centre, Rouge Valley Health System (Centenary Site), The Scarborough Hospital (General Campus) and 7 community-based organizations  
Phone Numbers: see site information on attached referral form
Location: Oshawa (City of) ; Scarborough ; Peterborough (City of) ; Toronto East
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible    Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Mon-Sat
Contacts: Rachel Speare - Regional Administrative Assistant
905-576-8711 ext 6348 * rspeare@lakeridgehealth.on.ca
Service Description: GAIN Teams (located both in hospitals and the community) provide comprehensive geriatric assessments and care planning and delivery to address the complex needs of many older adults. The inter-professional teams work with older people and their families to develop care plans that support frail seniors with complex health issues so they main remain living at home. Staff include: Nurse Practitioners, Care Coordinators, Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Social Workers, Pharmacists, Personal Support Workers, Geriatrician and physician support and Administrative team members.

Eleven clinical sites located at:

Hospital-based:

  • Lakeridge Health Oshawa
  • Peterborough Regional Health Centre
  • Rouge Valley Health System (Centenary Site)
  • The Scarborough Hospital (General Campus

Community-based:

  • Carefirst Seniors and Community Services Association (Scarborough)
  • Community Care City of Kawartha Lakes
  • Carea Community Health Centre (Whitby)
  • Peterborough Regional Health Centre
  • Port Hope Community Health Centre
  • St. Paul’s L’Amoreaux Centre (Scarborough) 
  • Trent Hills Community Team (Campbellford)

Fees: No fees for clinical services
Application: Referral required
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: Older frail seniors, aged 75+, with related complex health issues
Languages: English
Area(s) Served:
Four clinical sites located at: Lakeridge Health Oshawa, Peterborough Regional Health Centre, Rouge Valley Health System (Centenary Site), The Scarborough Hospital (General Campus)  
See Also: Geriatric Services (Aging Related Health Care)

This information was last completely updated on August 4, 2016

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