Middlesex-London Health Unit

Site: Middlesex-London Health Unit

Service: Emergency Management

Contact Information
Office Phone 519-663-5317 ext 2371
Fax 519-663-9413
E-Mail emergency@mlhu.on.ca
Website www.healthunit.com/emergency
Primary Contact Lynn Vandervloet, Assistant - Emergency Management; Phone: 519-663-5317 ext 2539 * cell 519-617-0533; Email: lynn.vandervloet@mlhu.on.ca
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Organized plans to protect the health and safety of people in the case of a public hazard, or to limit damage to property or the environment

Coordinates 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

Designated Officer (DO)
- Specialized training for emergency service workers * program addresses the Exposure of Emergency Service Workers to Infectious Disease Protocol and the Mandatory Blood Testing Act

Fit-Testing
- Clinics on site or at workplaces to fit workers for respirators * to achieve compliance for worker personal protection

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
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm
Areas Served Middlesex County
Boundaries London and Middlesex
Eligibility Varies depending on service
Application Call, email or visit website
Languages English ; French
Fees Free
Agency Information
Established 1972
Primary Executive Patricia Simone, Manager, Emergency Management; Phone: 519-663-5317 ext 2371; cell 519-617-0571; Email: pat.simone@mlhu.on.ca
Funding Municipal - London ; County of Middlesex ; Provincial Government
Site Information
Site Location Central London with satellite office in Strathroy
Located In Community London
Address & Map
50 King St
London, ON N6A 5L7
Intersection Ridout St N and King St
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Topics
Service Categories City/County Offices of Emergency Services ; Disaster Related Volunteer Preparedness/Mobilization Programs