HSIIP Success Story: Mr. Smith

Published: Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Find out how the HSIIP Hospital Connector Program is reducing seniors' isolation

Learn about the many ways the Hamilton Seniors Isolation Impact Plan Hospital Connector, St. Joseph's Home Care, helped Mr. Smith successfully re-establish his life after a debilitating stroke.

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The Hamilton Seniors Isolation Impact Plan (HSIIP) links seven organizations from across Greater Hamilton to reduce social isolation among seniors in the area. The HSIIP team will work together until 2018 to identify, reach, and connect isolated seniors. 

As one of the seven organiziations, the Gilbrea Centre will focus on researching the most effective interventions to decrease the social isolation of seniors and use an integrated knowledge exchange model to acheive our objectives.