Alzheimer Society - Timmins Porcupine District

Service: Finding Your Way Program

Description & Services
Public Comments Appointments outside of office hours can be requested
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 9 am-4 pm
Areas Served Cochrane District ; Timiskaming District
Eligibility Individuals with Alzheimer Disease or dementia, their families and professional caregivers
Application Call for information
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-268-4554
Fax 705-360-4492
E-Mail findingyourway@alzheimeront.org
Website www.findingyourwayontario.ca
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Located In Community Timmins
Address 70 Cedar St S
Timmins, ON P4N 2G6
 
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Intersection Cedar St S and 3rd Ave
Physical Access Unknown
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) -- North East Local Health Integration Network (NELHIN) ; Fundraising ; Donations