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Program: MedicAlert(R) Safely Home(R)  
Organization: Alzheimer Society of Simcoe County - Barrie Office
Phone Numbers: 1-855-581-3794
Toll-Free: 1-855-581-3794
After Hours: MedicAlert(R) 24 hrs 1-855-581-3794
c/o MedicAlert Foundation Canada Inc
2005 Sheppard Ave
Toronto, ON
M2J 5B4
Street Address:
20 Anne St S, Unit 3
Intersection: Anne St.S and Dunlop St W
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible    Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Alzheimer Society Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * MedicAlert(R) 24 Hours
Executives: Debbie Islam - Chief Executive Officer
705-722-1066 ext 222 *
Public Contacts: Laura-Lynn Bourassa - Manager of Education & Support Programs
705-722-1066 ext 224 *
Service Description: Alzheimer Society 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 * MedicAlert 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 * bracelet information is customizable, allowing for additional medical information to also be shared with first responders

Fees: Service - $60 for one year of MedicAlert protection and a MedicAlert 'blue' stainless steel bracelet
Application: Call toll-free number to register directly with MedicAlert(R) Safely Home(R)
Eligibility / Target Population: Persons living with Alzheimer's disease or other dementias who are at risk of becoming disoriented and going missing
Languages: English
Area Served:
Simcoe County  
See Also: Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias

This information was last completely updated on March 27, 2017

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