Victorian Order of Nurses

Site: Elgin-St Thomas Office

Service: Security Checks

Contact Information
Office Phone St Thomas: 519-637-6408
East Elgin: 519-765-2999
Toll Free Phone 1-800-201-0909
Fax 519-631-4798
Website www.vonmiddlesexelgin.ca
Primary Contact Jill Ouimette, Care and Service Manager; Phone: 519-637-6408; Email: jill.ouimette@von.ca
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Regular visits and phone calls to check on the health and safety of people who live alone * screened volunteers listen, talk, and help isolated people stay in contact with the outside world

Daily door-to-door security checks are provided by volunteers for residents living in apartment buildings * program available in the city of London and Middlesex counties

Vial of Life program assists clients in maintaining up-to-date medical information for medical personnel * trained volunteers with medical backgrounds contact clients to ensure their information is up to date
Hours Administration: Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm
Areas Served Elgin County
Boundaries Elgin County and area
Eligibility Older adults and adults with disabilities
Application Call * no referral required
Languages English
Fees Free
Agency Information
Established 1897
Primary Executive Lynn Hinds, District Executive Director; Phone: 519-659-2273; Email: lynn.hinds@von.ca
Funding Provincial - SWLHIN
Site Information
Site Location St Thomas
Located In Community St Thomas
Address & Map
175 S Edgeware Rd
St Thomas, ON N5P 4C4
Intersection S Edgemere Rd and Burwell Rd
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Topics
Service Categories Friendly Outreach Programs ; In Person Reassurance/Monitoring Programs ; Telephone Reassurance