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RESOURCES

VETERANS

Canada www.veterans.gc.ca
Specific – South Western Ontario area www.veterans.gc.ca
Army, Navy, Air Force www.southwesthealthline.ca
Specialized care program – Parkwood/ St. Joseph www.southwesthealthline.ca
Veterans Video www.youtube.com/user/VeteransAffairsCa

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BILL of RIGHTS
for Older Adults

Long Term Care- Rights of Residence www.acelaw.ca
Home Care – Rights of Person cared for www.cleo.on.ca

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DEMENTIA
Memory, Cognative, Physical, Emotional

Brain Changes-Teepa Snow www.youtube.com/watch?v=mkRvK26bkTQ&feature=share
10 Early Signs Dementia- Video T.Snow www.youtube.com/watch?v=pqmqC-702Yg&feature=share
Alzheimer’s & other Dementia’s – Huron County www.alzheimer.ca/huroncounty
Alzheimer’s & other Dementia’s – Perth County www.alzheimer.ca/perth/
Finding your Way-Safely Home findingyourwayontario.ca/online-learning/
Preparing family- living with dementia findingyourwayontario.ca/
VON Alzheimer Day Away Program – Stratford & Area  www.southwesthealthline.ca
PARKINSONS  www.parkinsonsociety.ca/
 www.michaeljfox.org

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POWER of ATTORNEY

POA (Power of Attorney) www.cleo.on.ca

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ABUSE

Elder Abuse Ontario www.elderabuseontario.com/
Huron County Women’s Abuse Centre huronwomensshelter.ca/
Perth County Abuse Centre www.southwesthealthline.ca

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ADVOCACY ELDERLY

Legal information-Seniors- Quick Link – Ontario www.advocacycentreelderly.org/index.php

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ALERT SYSTEM

Personal Medical Alert System – Connect Care  www.sjhc.london.on.ca/connectcare
Lifeline Medical Alert System & Devices – Phillips Lifeline www.lifeline.ca/en/
St Joseph’s Health Care London – Huron/Perth & area www.southwesthealthline.ca

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HEARING TESTS

 Canadian Hearing Society  – London & Area  www.southwesthealthline.ca
 Hearing Life (formally Listen Up) – Clinton
www.hearinglife.ca
 Hearing Life (formally Listen Up) – Exeter www.hearinglife.ca
Sound Therapy – Goderich & Grand Bend  www.soundtherapyhearing.com

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TRANSPORTATION

One Care Home & Community Support www.southwesthealthline.ca
VON (Victoria Order of Nurses)Limited areas – Middlesex Northern Perth www.southwesthealthline.ca
Elderly Outreach – Lambton County www.eriestclairhealthline.ca
That Girl Taxi – Grand Bend & Area www.transportationservicesgrandbend.ca/
Star Taxi – Several County areas http://startaxi.ca/

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ADULT DAY CENTRE

Community Adult Day Support – All South West Ontario www.southwesthealthline.ca
Community Adult Day Support – Wingham & Area www.southwesthealthline.ca
Community Adult Day Support – Exeter (South Huron) www.southwesthealthline.ca
Community Adult Day Support – Grand Bend/ Lambton www.southwesthealthline.ca
Community Adult Day Support – Goderich & Area www.southwesthealthline.ca

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COMMUNITY RESOURCES

General Health Information  www.huroneast.com
Telehealth-free access to Register Nurse  –  Ontario  www.health.gov.on.ca
Lions Guide Dogs www.southwesthealthline.ca
CNIB – London/ Huron & Area  www.southwesthealthline.ca
March of Dimes (vehicle modification etc) – Southwestern Ontario  www.southwesthealthline.ca
Aging & Driving – over age of 80  www.mto.gov.on.ca

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EMERGENCY
Safety, Fire, Carbon Monoxide

 Environment – Safety Preparation www.huroncounty.ca
Smoke Alarms & Carbon Monoxide Info  www.oafc.on.ca/smoke-alarms
Carbon Monoxide Detectors – FAQ  www.mcscs.jus.gov.on.ca
 Hydro Outages  www.hydroone.com/StormCenter

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HEALTH & CARE

South Western Ontario Health Info. – Huron/ Perth www.southwesthealthline.ca
The LHIN( Ontario Government Agency) http://healthcareathome.ca
VON (Victoria Order of Nurses) – Huron/ Perth www.southwesthealthline.ca
VON (Victoria Order of Nurses) – Lambton www.eriestclairhealthline.ca

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HOSPITALS

Huron/Perth Healthcare Alliance – Clinton, Seaforth, St. Mary’s, Stratford www.southwesthealthline.ca
South Huron Hospital – Exeter www.shha.on.ca
Alexandra Marine & General Hospital – Goderich www.amgh.ca

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WALK-IN CLINICS and FAMILY HEALTH

South Huron Medical Clinic – Exeter  www.southwesthealthline.ca
Grand Bend Area Community Centre  – Grand Bend & Area  www.gbachc.ca
Lucan Medical Centre  www.facebook.com/pg/Lucanmedicalcentre
Bluewater Area Family Health Team – Zurich & Area  www.bluewaterhealthteam.ca
 www.southwesthealthline.ca
Clinton Family Health Team  www.clintonfht.ca
 www.southwesthealthline.ca
Happy Valley Family Health Team – St.Marys  www.happyvalleyfht.ca
Seaforth Community Medical Clinic www.hpha.ca
Huron Community Family Health Team www.hcfht.ca
www.southwesthealthline.ca
Huron Community Family Health Team Lighthouse Medical Centre – Seaforth, Brussels www.southwesthealthline.ca
Huron Community Family Health Team Brussels Medical Centre – Brussels, Seaforth www.southwesthealthline.ca
Maitland Valley Family  Health Team – Goderich www.mvfht.ca
www.southwesthealthline.ca
Stratford Family Health Team  www.sfht.on.ca
North Lambton Community Health – Forest & Area www.nlchc.com

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NURSING HOMES
Long Term Care

 LTC Questionnaire/Checklist  Pages 5-12 www.southeasthealthline.ca
 Wait List  healthcareathome.ca
Huron-Perth total LTC list www.southwesthealthline.ca/
Grey-Bruce total LTC list www.southwesthealthline.ca/

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RETIREMENT LIVING

 RHRA (Retirement Homes Regulated Authority) www.rhra.ca/en/
Retirement Home Visit – Family Checklist www.orcaretirement.com/
Retirement Homes- Full List – All Southwestern Ontario www.southwesthealthline.ca/

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MEALS

 Meals on Wheels – Clinton www.southwesthealthline.ca
 Meals on Wheels – Exeter www.southwesthealthline.ca
 Meals on Wheels – Zurich & Area www.southwesthealthline.ca
 Meals on Wheels – St. Marys & Area www.southwesthealthline.ca
 Meals on Wheels – Stratford www.southwesthealthline.ca
 Lambton Elderly Outreach – Thedford & Area www.lambtonelderlyoutreach.org

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FOOD BANKS

Huron and Perth County www.southwesthealthline.ca

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