Acclaim Health

Site: Oakville - Speers Rd

Service: Home Health Care Services

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-827-8800
Toll Free Phone 1-800-387-7127
Fax 905-827-3390
Primary Contact Joanne Baxby, Director, Health Services; Email:
Site Information
Site Location QEW West Industrial area
Located In Community Oakville
Address & Map
2370 Speers Rd
Oakville, ON L6L 5M2
Intersection Bronte Rd and Speers Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Agency and Service Names
Former Name Victorian Order of Nurses ; VON Halton
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1930
Primary Executive Angela Brewer, Chief Executive Officer; Email:
Funding MH LHIN * United Way of Oakville * Donations * Ontario Trillium Foundation
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Develops and delivers client-focused community health, support and volunteer services * assists people with health care needs in their own home and community

Nursing services include: 

Visiting nursing
  • normally between 8 am and 12 noon daily, although arrangements can be made for visits at other times

Shift nursing
  • available for blocks of time from four to 24 hours a day for those clients requiring extended care

Specialty nursing
  • nurses who are specialized in palliative care, pediatrics, continence management, enterostomal therapy, and wound care

Nursing clinics
Depending on the type of nursing care, patients can be treated at one of three LHIN nursing clinics in Burlington, Oakville or Milton * the clinics are for Acclaim Health Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) patients only and are not open to the general public
Personal Support Workers (PSWs) provide home and personal care to those who are elderly; recovering from surgery, illness or injury; living with dementia and other cognitive impairments; adults and children with special needs; facing terminal illness * minimum booking is three hours of care

Services include:
  • bathing
  • skin care
  • dressing
  • grooming
  • feeding
  • exercise
  • general supervision
  • medication supervision
  • caregiver relief
  • laundry
  • meal planning and preparation

Halton Region Lifeline
Partnered with Philip Lifeline Medical Alarm * for anyone who lives alone, is at risk for falls, is recovering from surgery, or is managing a medical condition
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8:30am-5pm
Service: Daily 24 hours
staff are on-call after hours
Areas Served Halton Region
Boundaries Halton Region
Eligibility Adults and children with special needs * no restrictions
Application Call * no referral required for private-pay services * in-home assessment required for service
Languages English
Fees Varies per program
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Home Health Care ; Homemaker Assistance ; In Home Meal Preparation ; Personal Alarm Systems ; Personal Care

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