Description & Services
Description (Service) Provides a safety kit to help families create personalized safety plans and help prevent people with dementia from wandering and going missing
 
Safety kit contains: 
  • an identification kit with space for a recent photo and physical description that can be shared with police in an emergency 
  • at home safety steps to help prevent missing incidents from occurring 
  • steps to safeguard a person with dementia, such as using the Alzheimer Society of Canada's MedicAlert - Safely Home program 
  • tips on what to do when a person with dementia goes missing and when reuniting after a wandering incident 
  • the latest information on locating devices
 
This organization is a Registered Charity
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Nipissing District
Boundaries North to Tilden Lake, South to Burks Falls, East to Mattawa, West to Cache Bay
Eligibility Individuals with Alzheimer Disease or dementia, their families and professional caregivers
Application Call for application information
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-495-4342
Fax 705-495-0329
Website www.alzheimer.ca/sudburymanitoulin
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Contact Linda Brown, Site Supervisor; Email: lbrown@alzheimernorthbay.com
Located In Community North Bay
Address 347 Sherbrooke St, Ste 401
North Bay, ON P1B 2C1
 
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Intersection Sherbrooke St and McIntyre St
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Entrance Accessible -- Ramp, Elevator, Washroom -- not accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) -- North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN) ; Fundraising ; Donations