Middlesex-London Health Unit

Emergency Preparedness

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Record #: LON3803 Last Modified: 17 Mar 2014 Last Full Update: 15 May 2013
Location
Located In CommunityLondon
Address50 King St
London, ON N6A 5L7
Site LocationCentral London with satellite office in Strathroy
AccessibilityFully Accessible
IntersectionKing St and Ridout St
Contact Information
Office Phone519-663-5317 ext 2371
Fax519-663-9413
E-Mailemergency@mlhu.on.ca
Websitewww.healthunit.com/emergency-planning
Primary ContactMarilyn Ashworth, Assistant - Emergency Preparedness; Phone: 519-663-5317 ext 2539; Email: marilyn.ashworth@mlhu.on.ca
Primary ExecutivePatricia Simone, Manager, Emergency Preparedness; Phone: 519-663-5317 ext 2371; cell 519-617-0571; Email: pat.simone@mlhu.on.ca
Description & Services
DescriptionCoordinates community emergency response efforts on behalf of the Health Unit to assist the general public when a disaster occurs
  • Member of municipal emergency planning committees at City and County
  • Emergency health communications
  • Disease outbreak management
  • Immunization
  • Monitoring water quality
  • Food safety
  • Home safety
  • Pandemic planning
  • Hazardous materials
  • Air quality
  • Family preparedness
  • Extreme weather response
  • General information


Community Emergency Response Volunteers (CERV) - Coordinates community emergency response volunteers trained in the following areas to assist the health unit and the general public when a disaster occurs
HoursMon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm
Areas ServedLondon ; Middlesex County
BoundariesLondon and Middlesex
EligibilityVaries depending on service
ApplicationSelf referral - telephone, email or online
FeesFree
LanguagesEnglish
Established1972
FundingProvincial Government ; County of Middlesex ; Municipal - London
Supplementary Info
Service Level(50) Non Profit