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Need Help in Oakville?


There are many resources for older adults living in Oakville. Check out the list of helpful links to useful resources for older adults and caregivers in Oakville.

Emergency Services

Ambulance, fire and police emergency response

Emergency/Crisis Services

Emergency Housing/Housing Help

Police Non-Emergency

Do not call 911

Fire Non-Emergency

Do not call 911

Health Connect Ontario

Formerly Telehealth

Ontario Poison Centre

Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital

Community Information

Halton Regional Services

Housing, health, social services, waste collection

Town of Oakville

Library, public transit, recreation, etc.

Information Oakville

Oakville Seniors Centre and Friendship Luncheon

Health Care Connect

Find a doctor


Oakville Transit

Canadian Cancer Society

CANES Ride Connect

Oakville Care-A-Van

AAA Halton Taxi

Wheelchair accessible

A1 Oakville Taxi

Wheelchair accessible, call a day ahead

Oakville United Taxi

Wheelchair/walker accessible

Medical transportation


Community Support Services

Acclaim Health Dementia Care

Alzheimer Society


Caregiver RECHARGE Central Registry

Respite care

Distress Centre Halton

In Home Care


In-home medical alert system

Acclaim Tele-Touch

Telephone reassurance

Acclaim Health

Bereavement, home care, fall prevention, etc.


Friendly visits and calling, home help and maintenance

Meals on Wheels

Home and Community Care Support Services

Home and Community Care Support Services can help you:

  • Assess your needs with bathing, dressing and continence care
  • Apply for adult day programs and long-term care
  • Get the right walker or wheelchair
  • Make your home safe
  • Find foot care programs