Alzheimer Society of Huron County

Site: Betty Cardno Memorial Centre

Service: MedicAlert Safely Home

Description
Description (Service) The Alzheimer's Society is partnered with the Canadian MedicAlert Foundation to provide the MedicAlert Safely Home program; a nationwide program designed to help people with memory loss who are at risk of getting confused, leaving home and becoming lost.  
 
A Medic Alert Safely Home bracelet is worn by the person at risk to speed up the search process by allowing police and emergency responders to quickly identify the person and assist in a safe return home. The bracelet information is customizable, allowing for additional medical information to also be shared with first responders. 
 
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Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm * evenings and weekends by appointment only 
MedicAlert Safely Home Program Hotline: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Dates Year round
Areas Served Huron County
Eligibility Individuals with Alzheimer disease or related dementia and their caregivers * health professionals * the general public
Application Call or visit website
Languages English
Fees Call for details
Address and Location
Located In Community Clinton
Address & Map
Betty Cardno Memorial Centre
317 Huron Rd W
Clinton, ON N0M 1L0
 
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Intersection Matilda St and Huron St (Hwy 8)
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-482-1482
Toll Free Phone 1-800-561-5012
Fax 519-482-8692
E-Mail admin@alzheimerhuron.on.ca
Website www.alzheimerhuron.ca/huroncounty
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/AlzheimerSocietyHuron
Primary Contact Jennifer Burns, First Link Coordinator; Email: jenn@alzheimerhuron.on.ca
Primary Executive Cathy Ritsema, Executive Director; Email: cathy@alzheimerhuron.on.ca
Mailing Address PO Box 639 
Clinton, ON N0M 1L0

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