VON Canada, Ontario Branch

Site: Grey Bruce Site

Service: Supportive Care Services

Contact Information
Office Phone 519-376-5895 ext 223
Toll Free Phone 1-800-265-3138 ext 223
After Hours Phone Answering service
Fax 519-376-8233
E-Mail von4you.GreyBruce@von.ca
Website www.von.ca
Primary Contact Angela Campbell-Wyborn, Executive Assistant; Phone: ext 232; Email: angela.campbell@von.ca
Alternate Contact Barbara Janusz, Program Coordinator; Email: barbara.janusz@von.ca
Volunteer Coordinator Email: Loretta.Dunn@von.ca
Primary Executive Adrienne Vanderweg, Senior Manager, Community Support Services; Phone: 519-271-7991 ext 4232; Email: adrienne.vanderweg@von.ca
Addresses and Location
Site Location satellite offices in Bruce and Grey, contact office for details
Located In Community Owen Sound
Address 1280 20th St E
Owen Sound, ON N4K 6H6
 
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Intersection 9th Ave E and 20th St E
Mailing Address PO Box 969 
Owen Sound, ON N4K 6H6
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description
Description (Service) Supports for older adults, and adults with disabilities to help them remain independent in their own homes for as long as possible * comprehensive community, health and in-home services are provided by nurses, personal support workers and volunteers, programs include: 
 
Caregiver support circle - a free program for adult caregivers at home caring for another adult (family member or friend) in the Grey-Bruce area, see separate listing for details 
 
Community Nursing - General nursing care including visiting and shift nursing * includes assessment, treatment and education of wound and ostomy care, education for people with diabetes, pain and symptom management, palliative care, TB skin testing clinics * various locations throughout Grey and Bruce, contact for details 
 
Falls Prevention and Group Exercise Classes for Seniors - Group exercise and falls prevention classes for older adults and people with mobility issues and chronic conditions * aims to improve strength and balance to prevent injury and falls * see separate listing for details 
 
Home At Last Program - Assists older adults returning home from a hospital stay  
 
Supportive Care Program - Hospice Visiting Service - Companionship, respite care, and emotional support to people and their family/caregivers dealing with a life-limiting or life-threatening illness * bereavement support for anyone who has experienced the death of someone close * services can be provided at home, or in hospitals and long-term care homes * palliative care education  
 
Supports For Daily Living - Care for older adults with chronic illness or cognitive impairment who require assistance with independent living
Service Details
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Service: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Bruce County ; Grey County
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call * no referral required * for nursing services apply through the South West Local Health Integration Network - Home and Community Care at 1-800-811-5146
Languages English
Fees Call for information
Administration
Alternate Name Ontario Branch
Established 1937