Niagara (Region of). Public Health

Site: Wainfleet

Service: Wainfleet Community Response Unit and Paramedic Program

Contact Details
Office Phone Information 905-984-5050 ext 2885
Fax 905-704-4004
Site Details
Areas Served Wainfleet
Located In Community Wainfleet
Mailing Address 509 Glendale Ave E 
Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) Niagara EMS provides a Community Response Unit (CRU) in the Township of Wainfleet. The CRU has two purposes: 
1) To respond to all emergency medical 9-1-1 calls as a first response unit while an ambulance is on the way 
2 )To provide an additional health resource to the Township of Wainfleet. This is called the Community Paramedic Program. 
An advanced care paramedic, also referred to as a community paramedic, is available to provide home visits and complete general wellness assessments to any resident in the Township of Wainfleet who has health concerns.
Hours Hours vary, call for information
Eligibility Any resident in the Township of Wainfleet is eligible for the program.
Application A referral can be made by the resident themselves, their health care professional, a family member, another caregiver agency, or even a neighbour. To make a new referral: 
* Call the program at 905-984-5050 ext 2885 and an intake visit will be scheduled with a community paramedic
Languages English
Fees None
Physical Access Not Applicable
Other Details
Legal Status (20) Regional Government
Service Categories Paramedic/EMT Services ; Wellness Programs

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