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Want to age safely at home but not sure your home is properly equipped?

You’re not alone—and there is help available to enable you to live more comfortably, and with greater safety. Discover how CHATS can help via Home Adaptation and Maintenance services.

Program Overview

CHATS Home Adaptation and Maintenance Program helps to improve the physical safety of your home with the addition of handrails, grab bars, and other minor home renovations. Regular maintenance such as seasonal cleanup and yard care are also available.

Service includes a Free In-Home Safety Assessment—where recommendations to help improve your quality of life and safety at home are provided.

Based out of CHATS’ Bradford office, this program has proudly helped over 2,100 clients in Northern York Region and South Simcoe age safely in their own homes.


Home Adaptations

  • Bathtub cut-outs
  • Grab bars
  • Handrails
  • Raised toilets and bathroom support equipment
  • Improved lighting, and more


Home Maintenance Services

For a full list of program inclusions and exclusions, please download our Home Adaptations and Maintenance Program PDF.

*Subsidy for program services is available and subject to financial assessment.


Program Eligibility

This program is available to older adults aged 55 and up who live in Bradford West Gwillimbury, East Gwillimbury, Georgina, Newmarket, and New Tecumseth only. View Our Service Area Map.

Younger clients may be admitted to the program on a case-by-case basis.


Getting Started

If you would like to join our program or want more information, please call 1-866-677-9048 ext. 6240 or email hamp@chats.on.ca.


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