Strathmere Lodge

Site: Strathmere Lodge

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Record #: LON1912 Last Modified: 25 May 2015 Last Full Update: 14 Apr 2015
Contact Information
Office Phone519-245-2520
Primary ContactCrystal Brooks, Admissions Coordinator; Phone: 519-245-2520 ext 235; Email:
Description and Service Details
Description (Service)160-bed long-term care home * residential care for private and basic rooms * 24-hour nursing and personal care * access to a doctor and other health professionals * home is made of five self-contained resident home areas of 32 residents each * constructed in 2006
  • bedding and furniture
  • laundry and housekeeping
  • meals and snacks
  • personal hygiene supplies
  • medical supplies and equipment (such as catheters, ostomy bags, or wound care supplies)
  • assistance with medication and activities of daily living
  • recreation and social programs

Additional services and facilities:
  • physiotherapy
  • restorative care
  • social work and dietitian services
  • palliative care
  • foot care
  • hydro sound tubs
  • library services
  • beauty salon/barbershop
  • sun rooms and balconies
  • activity areas
  • chapel
  • family and guest dining room
  • health club
  • tuck shop and cafe
  • billiards room
  • outdoor walking areas, gardens, patios, awnings and fountain
  • secure resident home area and garden for residents with Alzheimer’s and other dementias
  • palliative care suite with guest room
  • weekly doctor visits, on-site lab and foot care and x-rays

Member of the Ontario Association of Nonprofit Homes and Services for Seniors (OANHSS)

Municipally owned and operated and Ministry of Health and Long Term Care approved

Short-Stay Care (Public) - 1 short-stay bed (respite care for people who have caregivers in need of temporary relief) * publicly funded * offered up to 90 days per year, as available * residents have access to the same services as long-stay residents
HoursDaily 24 hours
Administration: Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm
Areas ServedMiddlesex County
BoundariesStrathroy and area
EligibilityAges: 18 year(s) and up 
Adults who need long-term care * Community Care Access Centre care coordinators assess the needs of people who apply
ApplicationContact the South West Community Care Access Centre
Feessubsidies for basic rates may be available for eligible applicants
Agency Information
Primary ExecutiveAC (Tony) Orvidas, Administrator; Email:
Alternate ExecutiveChris Saxby, Director of Care; Email:
FundingDonations ; Private ; Provincial - MHLTC ; Provincial - SWLHIN ; Regional - Middlesex County
Agency Services
Site Information
Site LocationStrathroy
Located In CommunityStrathroy
Address & Map
599 Albert St
Strathroy, ON N7G 3J3
IntersectionAlbert St west of Dominion St
Mailing AddressPO Box 5000 
Strathroy, ON N7G 3J3
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Service CategoriesNursing Facilities