Alzheimer Society of Muskoka

Site: Alzheimer Society of Muskoka

Service: MedicAlert Safely Home

Description
Description (Service) A Medic Alert Safely Home is designed to help search for people with memory loss who are at risk of getting confused, leaving home and becoming lost.  
 
The 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 can be customized, to allow additional medical information to be shared with first responders.  
 
Click here for further information on Medic Alert Foundation
Service Details
Hours MedicAlert Safely Home Program Hotline: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Muskoka District ; Parry Sound District - south half
Eligibility No restrictions
Application By phone to the Alzheimer Society of Muskoka or Medic Alert Foundation
Languages English ; French - Website, Publications
Fees Service ; one-time bracelet purchase and monthly fee per year
Address and Location
Located In Community Bracebridge
Address & Map
532 Mall
440 Ecclestone Dr, Unit 17A
Bracebridge, ON P1L 1Z6
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone Office: 705-645-5621
Toll Free Phone MedicAlert 24/7 Hotline 1-855-581-3794
Fax 705-645-4397
E-Mail alzmusk@muskoka.com
Website www.alzheimer.ca/muskoka
Primary Contact Jessica Verbeek, Family Support counsellor; Email: jverbeek@alzheimermuskoka.ca
Primary Executive Karen Quemby, Executive Director

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