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 9 am-4:30 pm 
Evening and weekend appointments when required
Areas Served Thunder Bay District
Eligibility
  • Individuals with Alzheimer's disease or other dementias 
  • Family, friends and other partners caring for a person with dementia 
  • Individuals concerned about memory loss or other cognitive changes
Application Call for more information
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-345-9556
Toll Free Phone 1-888-887-5140
Fax 807-345-1518
E-Mail findingyourway@alzheimeront.org
Website www.findingyourwayontario.ca
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Site Location North Ward
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address 180 Park Ave, Suite 310
Thunder Bay, ON P7B 6J4
 
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Intersection Park Ave and Water St
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Entrance -- No automatic door button; Parking -- Designated metered space; Washroom -- Fully 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