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Geriatric Day Hospital Service

About The Geriatric Day Hospital Service

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Location

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​2nd Floor

Hours & Contact

Monday - Friday
8:30am – 4:30pm

Program Assistant
Phone: 416 597 3422 ext. 3065

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What We Do

The Geriatric Day Hospital Service is an outpatient rehabilitation program that helps older adults with multiple health problems to be more active in the community.

We conduct detailed health assessments, develop personalized treatment plans for you, offer health education and put you in touch with community services and programs. We also provide comprehensive discharge planning and support.

As one of our patients, you'll have therapy structured around clear rehab goals. Our program lasts 12 weeks with 2 visits a week and about 3 hours per visit.

 Geriatric Day Hospital Transportation

Toronto Rehab does not provide transportation services to and from the hospital. If you are unable to access the hospital on your own, we can connect you with community transportation services such as Wheel-Trans. You can find out more about getting to and from UHN here.

 Conditions Treated

Patients of the Geriatric Day Hospital Service may have the following conditions or issues:

  • Balance issues
  • Dialysis
  • Difficulty walking
  • Falls
  • Mild cognitive impairment
  • Parkinson's disease
  • Parkinsonism
  • Stroke
  • Diabetes
  • Aphasia
  • Problems with swallowing
  • Frailty
  • Deconditioning
  • Failure to thrive

 Health Information

Visit our Health Information section to find dedicated resources to help you understand your condition. Find the information you're looking for.