VON - Northeastern Ontario

Site: Algoma - Sault Ste Marie

Service: Nursing Services

Description & Services
Description (Service) Offers a wide range of community health care services, including: 
  • Bereavement support services 
  • Caregiver support and education 
  • Home maintenance, including snow removal and grass cutting 
  • Palliative Care Education courses 
  • Hospice Volunteer Visiting
Adult Day Centre  
  • Operates six days/week 
  • Offers recreational and social activities, lunch and snacks 
  • Provides respite for caregivers
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-4:30 pm 
Adult Day Centre Mon-Fri 8 am-5 pm, Sat 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Algoma District
Eligibility Adult Day Centre 
  • Adults and seniors who are frail, isolated, or managing the cognitive challenges of Alzheimer's, Dementia, Parkinson's or stroke
  • To access services with fee assistance apply through the North East Local Health Integration Network (NELHIN) at 705-949-1650 
  • To access services at full cost contact office directly
Languages English ; French
Fees Program - Adult Day Centre ; None - Volunteer Hospice Service; Bereavement Support Services; Palliative Pain and Symptom Management consultation services
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-942-8200
Toll Free Phone 1-800-561-6551
Fax 705-942-8874
Website www.von.ca
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Primary Contact Jo-Anna Friyia, Site Supervisor; Phone: 705-942-8200 ext 200; Email: Jo-Anna.Friyia@von.ca
Volunteer Coordinator Julia Lewis, Program Coordinator - Hospice Volunteer Visiting and Bereavement Services; Phone: 705-942-8200 ext 265 * 705-942-8274; Email: julia.lewis@von.ca
Located In Community Sault Ste. Marie
Address 7-B Oxford St
Sault Ste. Marie, ON P6B 1R7
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Intersection Oxford St and Pim St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1954
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care -- North East Local Health Intergrated Network (NELHIN) ; Donations ; United Way ; Foundation - VON Canada Foundation
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