|Record #: PER2207||Last Modified: 23 Mar 2017||Last Full Update: 11 Oct 2016|
|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.
|Hours||MedicAlert Safely Home Program Hotline: Mon-Sun 24 hours|
|Areas Served||Perth County|
|Eligibility||Individuals with memory loss|
|Application||Call to register|
|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|
|Office Phone||Office: 519-271-1910|
|Toll Free Phone||Office: 1-888-797-1882 * Direct line to Medic Alert: 1-855-581-3794|
|Social Media|| Facebook: www.facebook.com/AlzheimerSocietyPerth
|Primary Contact||Sheri Gilhula, Public Education Coordinator; Phone: 519-271-1910; Email: email@example.com|
|Alternate Contact||Lynne Falshaw, First Link Intake Coordinator; Phone: 519-271-1910 ext 23; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Primary Executive||Debbie Deichert, Executive Director; Email: email@example.com|