Victorian Order of Nurses - Middlesex-Elgin

Site: Elgin-St Thomas Office

Service: Security Checks

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Record #: LON0843 Last Modified: 02 Jul 2015 Last Full Update: 15 Jun 2015
Contact Information
Office PhoneSt Thomas: 519-637-6408
East Elgin: 519-765-2999
Toll Free Phone1-800-201-0909
Fax519-631-4798
Websitewww.vonmiddlesexelgin.ca
Primary ContactJill 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
HoursAdministration: Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm
Areas ServedElgin County
BoundariesElgin County and area
EligibilityOlder adults and adults with disabilities
ApplicationCall * no referral required
LanguagesEnglish
FeesFree
Agency Information
Established1897
Primary ExecutiveLynn Hinds, District Executive Director; Phone: 519-659-2273; Email: lynn.hinds@von.ca
FundingProvincial - SWLHIN
Site Information
Site LocationSt Thomas
Located In CommunitySt Thomas
Address & Map
175 S Edgeware Rd
St Thomas, ON N5P 4C4
IntersectionS Edgemere Rd and Burwell Rd
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Topics
Service CategoriesFriendly Outreach Programs ; In Person Reassurance/Monitoring Programs ; Telephone Reassurance