The Toronto Central Home at Last Program (“HAL”) helps seniors leaving hospitals to arrive home safely and comfortably.
Eligible seniors leaving hospital emergency departments or inpatient units are: 55 years or older, without support from friends or family upon discharge, and able to direct their own care.
This is a pilot program that offers clients additional supports for up to 12 weeks after transitioning home from the hospital. The goal is to reduce readmissions. HAL 2.0 is ideal for clients who may require:
HAL is a partnership between hospitals, community support service agencies, and the Toronto Central Local Health Integration Network (TC LHIN) Home and Community Care.
Community Support Service Agencies participating in HAL:
West Neighbourhood House (Lead Agency), Mid Toronto Community Services, Neighbourhood Link Support Services, SPRINT, St. Clair West Services for Seniors, Storefront Humber, West Toronto Services for Seniors, WoodGreen Community Services and Les Centres d’Accueil Heritage.
More information can be found on the HAL partnership website here.