Senior Watch Inc
Care-Ed Learning Centre
|Record #: HDC2459||Last Modified: 06 Jul 2020||Last Full Update: 06 Jul 2020|
|Toll Free Phone||1-800-561-2463|
|After Hours Phone||506-634-8906|
|Social Media||Facebook: www.facebook.com/SeniorWatch/|
|Primary Contact||Sharon O'Brien, Director, Home Care Services; Phone: 5066348906; Fax: 506-633-2992; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Alternate Contact||Debra King, Registrar, Care-Ed Learning Centre; Phone: 506-634-8906; Email: email@example.com|
|Primary Executive||Mary-Ellen Morin, Finance Officer, Senior Watch Inc; Phone: 506-634-8906 * 1-800-561-2463; Fax: 506-633-2992; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Mailing Address||c/o 111-100 Prince Edward Square Mall
Prince Edward Square Mall
100 Prince Edward Street St S, unit 111
Saint John, NB
Canada E2L 4M5
|Description & Services|
|Description of service(s)||Senior Watch specializes in providing seniors and their families with customized home care and support services to meet their needs. Each client receives personal care by screened, trained, bonded, and insured staff. Senior Watch services are managed through a strong professional base of gerontology, social work, and community nursing.
Workshops are provided to businesses and organizations. Skill Development for Caregivers, Caregiver Roles, Ethics, Senior Abuse, navigating the home care system, and free senior topics presentations will be available to community clubs.
The Home Care 12 modules Curriculum program is designed to meet the growing government standards providing 925 hours of training for Home Support workers in the PSW Program. Come see the Care-Ed Learning Centre and speak with the Registrar. We meet the the New Brunswick Home Support Association training program called Personal Care Aide (PCA)` with a "work Ready" Session in 20 hours of the PCA course. The Personal Care Aide (PCA) program is scheduled at the Care-Ed Learning Centre at Prince Edward Mall. The Personal Support Worker Program (PSW) is an additional 4 modules following the 8 modules in the PCA course. Students enrolled in the Internship Program are "Debt Free" when the course is completed.
Senior Watch Endowment Fund- Senior Watch Inc. is committed to staff development and training in appropriate skills which will ensure quality service to the public and maximize independent living for the elderly. The Bursary Fund has been placed with the Saint John Community Fund. Please contact the fund at www.communityfoundationSJ.com.
Blue Cross "C" Plan and VIP Program accepted. Supplier to the Long Term Care (LTC) Department of Social Development (DSD).
PSW Home Support Program - a program designed for people interested in a career in senior care, for family caregivers, and for formal caregivers needing to meet government standards (registration required). Fees are charged for courses. The Intern Program is available for those who qualify. Interns are paid the regular worker rates during their study period. They earn over 2,500 hours of hands-on training during the school term. Interns graduate debt free.
|Hours||Office hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm; Student classes 6pm to 9pm week nights. 24-hour service for on-call and in-home care. PSW Online Course for Internationals coming soon.|
|Dates Program is Offered||Training Programs are offered year round. Registration for Module 1 is offered monthly.|
|Areas Served||Fredericton - and surrounding area ; Saint John ; Saint John ; Greater Saint John and southern NB|
|Boundaries||Health Authority Region 2|
|Eligibility||Ages: 19 year(s) - 75 year(s)
We welcome international students who wish to upgrade their medical knowledge in the home care field. Adaptable Enlish language in Home Care during the courses.
|Application||Come to office to fill out forms|
|Languages||Cantonese ; English ; French ; Chinese ; Mandarin ; International students speak English while in study classes. most have more than one language|
|Fees||Service ; Service ; Service ; Home Care Course and Foot Care Management Program are tax deductible. * Fee assistance available ; assistance is provided by Blue Cross; Social Development ; Veteran's Affairs. * Fee assistance available ; assistance is provided by Blue Cross; Social Development (formerly Family and Community Services); Veteran's Affairs.|
|Site Location||Next to NORDIA and GIANT TIGER in the MALL|
|Located In Community||Saint John|
|Address & Map||
Prince Edward Square Mall, Saint John, NB E2L 4M5
100 Prince Edward Street St S, Suite 111
Saint John, NB
Canada E2L 5M4
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|Accessibility||Fully Accessible ; Fully Accessible ; Fully Accessible; first floor, Enter at the Giant Tiger entrance off parking lot
***Note that accessibility is self-reported. Please call the organization to confirm before arrival***
|Service Level||(60) Commercial|
|Meetings||Spring and Autumn Meetings for students and PSWs|
|Print Material||Library brochures, information at front desk; HDC Directory|
|Designated Day/Week/Month/ Events||Aging is a daily Event in Canada: keep our seniors safe|
|Service Categories||Caregiver Training ; Family Caregiver Subsidies ; Geriatric Medicine ; Home Health Care ; Homemaker Assistance ; Long Term Care Resident Subsidies ; Student Financial Aid ~ Geriatric Medicine|