Home | News | Links | Contact Us | Donors
Home
Role
Programs
Day Long Programs Outreach Referral Programs Health In Action Programs
The Centre
Resources


PROGRAMS: Safety First Bathing Program

    Our Safety First Bathing Program is a non-profit service independently funded by and for the residents of the Saanich Peninsula. It is for individuals who may require assistance following surgery, a fall, a fracture or an illness, or who may be afraid of falling, or just having trouble getting in and out of a tub

    Our purpose built tubs and trained professional staff are available

      Monday – Friday, by appointment

    Eligibility

    This Program is open to the general public. Please note:

    • only Day Long Program clients are eligible for transportation, others must arrange their own
    • participants must be able to bear their own weight and pivot to transfer.

    Cost

    Bathing is $10.00. Shampoo and set is $3.50.

    Some tub facts:

    • Designed for safe and easy access
    • Available to all age groups
    • Located in a “home-like” atmosphere
    • Donated by Community Groups & Organizations

    We offer:

    • Assistance with bathing & personal care (tub bath, shampoo, blow dry, & nail care)
    • Supervision & physical assessment by a Registered Nurse
    • Individualized Care by a certified Care Attendant
    • Minor treatments & dressings for skin & scalp with participant’s own supplies
    • Referral to Physician or appropriate Health Care Professional as required