Victorian Order of Nurses

Peel Region, Community Health and Support Services

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Record #: MHL0105 Last Modified: 28 Mar 2014 Last Full Update: 09 May 2013
Record Details
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Website Website: www.von.ca/en/home/default.aspx
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Phone
Office Phone866-817-8589
Fax647-788-3176
Address/Location Info
Address2150 Islington Ave, Suite 301
Toronto, ON M9P 3V4
 
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Located In CommunityGreater Toronto Area
IntersectionIslington Ave and Monogram Pl
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Description/Eligibility/Service Details
DescriptionSupports for older adults, and adults with disabilities * helps people remain independent in their own homes for as long as possible * referral to other community services 
 
Congregate Dining - Social activities and a hot meal * activities can include games, crafts, and physical activities 
 
Friendly Visiting - Regular volunteer visits and/or phone calls to seniors and people with disabilities who live alone, to provide companionship and reassurance 
 
In-Home Nursing - In-home, complex care, shift or visiting nursing care 
 
In-Home Personal Support - Supports for the activities of daily living, including personal care, meal preparation, laundry, and light housekeeping 
 
Respite - Temporary relief for caregivers caring for people with complex medical conditions * may include homemaking, some personal care, light housekeeping, attendant care, and monitoring 
 
Caregiver Support - One-on-one and group support, as well as counselling for caregivers and families 
 
Additional services - Palliative care * oncology nursing * pediatric care * diabetic counselling * enterostomal therapy * respiratory and cardiac care * infusion therapy * personal care * immunization clinics * mental health care
HoursMon-Sun 8:30am-9pm
Areas ServedPeel Region
ApplicationCall * no referral required
FeesProgram ; Service ; Varies per program
LanguagesEnglish ; French ; 27 other languages
Contact Information
Websitewww.von.ca
Primary ContactCarole Beauvais, Executive Director - Home Support and Nursing; Email: Carole.Beauvais@von.ca
Other Info
Alternate NameVON
MeetingsBoard Meeting: 2nd Monday of every other month
EstablishedVON: 1897
ElectionsAnnually: Fall
FundingProvincial - Ontario Ministry of Health and Long Term Care ; United Way - Peel Region ; Foundation - Trillium Foundation
Service Level(50) Non Profit
Subjects
SubjectsCaregiver relief ; Congregate dining ; Diabetes ; Foot care ; Friendly visiting ; Heart diseases ; Home care ; Home support ; Homemaking ; Immunization ; In-home nursing care ; Massage therapy ; Nursing care ; Palliative care ; Patient care ; Respiratory therapy ; Respite care ; Terminal illnesses ; Volunteer opportunities
Local SubjectsCaregiver relief (PDN) ; Footcare (PDN) ; Home help (PDN) ; Nursing services (PDN) ; Personal care services (PDN) ; Telephone reassurance (PDN) ; Transportation services (PDN)
Broader TermsCardiovascular diseases ; Caregiver relief ; Caregiver services ; Diseases ; Endocrine diseases ; Health ; Health services ; Home care ; Home support ; Metabolic diseases ; Nursing care ; Patient care ; Physiotherapy ; Preventive medicine ; Treatments ; Volunteering