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
E-Mail generalinquiries@acclaimhealth.ca
Website www.acclaimhealth.ca
Primary Contact Joanne Baxby, Director, Health Services; Email: jbaxby@acclaimhealth.ca
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
Description (Agency) Accredited with Exemplary Standing by Accreditation Canada
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1930
Primary Executive Angela Brewer, Chief Executive Officer; Email: abrewer@acclaimhealth.ca
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 additional service

Specialty nursing
  • includes services such as palliative care, paediatrics, continence management, enterostomal therapy
  • nurses provide doctor ordered care, answer questions and give advice

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
Home and personal support 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 ~ Nurses/Nursing Support Personnel ; Homemaker Assistance ; In Home Meal Preparation ; Personal Alarm Systems

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