Seniors Health

Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis Canada has compiled the latest guidelines for osteoporosis diagnosis, prevention and treatment in multiple media formats including videos, slide decks and handouts useful for primary care, as well as a quick office reference guide.

There is also a handy reference guide for your patients around exercise in prevention and after diagnosed with osteoporosis.

Falls Prevention

This quick algorithm helps you screen and do an initial assessment of patients at risk for falls. 

The Mississauga Halton LHIN, in partnership with Acclaim Health and Bayshore Therapy & Rehab provides FREE exercise, falls prevention and osteoporosis programs. Call this self-referral number for more information or to register for a class: 1-877-696-1620.

For more Prescription for Healthy Living tear off pads, please contact your Primary Care Advisor.

Adult Day Programs

Adult Day Programs provide interesting activities in the community for people with physical or cognitive challenges, as well as people with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias. The programs offer care staff relief, social opportunities and the goal of maintaining function.

Call the Mississauga Halton CCAC at 310-2222 (no area code required) to be referred to your choice program.  

MH CCAC Medical Referral Form

Continence Clinic

Learn more about continence clinics through this Continence Clinic Brochure.