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Special Care Home Information

Admissions

Admissions to Oliver Lodge for long term care, respite care and the Community Day Program are handled by the Client Patient Access Services (C.P.A.S.) at 306-655-4346. Admissions are prioritized on a district-wide basis.

Oliver Lodge Special Care Home

The cost of accommodation is based on income and will be calculated by the Saskatchewan's Ministry of Health. For more information of calculation of fees you can phone them at 1-800-667-4884. The fee is standard in all Special Care Homes in the province. The C.P.A.S. should be able to tell you the current range of costs.

Restrictions

Admissions are restricted to people who are assessed as being on the priority waiting list at the C.P.A.S. Oliver Lodge is a smoke free residence.

Long Term Care Services

Special Features of Oliver Lodge

Dementia Care Services

  1. Oliver Lodge has two 16 bed specialized communities which are specially designed for people with dementia. Programs in this area are also specialized for people with dementia who require long term care.
  2. The adult day program is specialized in supporting people in earlier stages of dementia to remain in the community.
  3. Oliver Lodge has a partnership with the Alzheimer Society of Saskatchewan who work out of the Oliver Lodge site to provide education and caregiver support in Saskatoon and northern Saskatchewan.

Services for Couples

Oliver Lodge will give priority for admission to Oliver Place if their spouse is an Oliver Lodge resident.

Resident/Family Council

The Resident/Family Council at Oliver Lodge provides input and suggestions for programs and administration at Oliver Lodge. A representative of the Resident/Family Council attends scheduled meetings of the Oliver Lodge Board of Directors.