Alzheimer Society of Perth County

Site: Mailing Address Only

Service: MedicAlert Safely Home

Description
Description (Service) The Alzheimer Society of Canada 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. 
 
A fee of $60 is applicable.
Service Details
Hours MedicAlert Safely Home Program Hotline: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Dates Year round
Areas Served Perth County
Eligibility Individuals with memory loss
Application Call to register
Languages English
Fees See website for details
Address and Location
Located In Community Stratford
Intersection C H Meier Blvd and Ontario St (Hwy 7)
Mailing Address 1020 Ontario St 
Stratford, ON N5A 6Z3
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone Office: 519-271-1910
Toll Free Phone Office: 1-888-797-1882 * Direct line to Medic Alert: 1-855-581-3794
Fax 519-271-1231
E-Mail info@alzheimerperthcounty.com
Website www.alzheimerperthcounty.com
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/AlzheimerSocietyPerth
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/Alzperth
Primary Contact Sheri Gilhula, Public Education Coordinator; Phone: 519-271-1910; Email: sgilhula@alzheimerperthcounty.com
Alternate Contact Lynne Falshaw, First Link Intake Coordinator; Phone: 519-271-1910 ext 23; Email: lfalshaw@alzheimerperthcounty.com
Primary Executive Debbie Deichert, Executive Director; Email: ddeichert@alzheimerperthcounty.com

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