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Victorian Order of Nurses

Site: Kingston

Service: Respite Services

Alternate Name OCR ; Respite ; VON
Former Name Eastern Lake Ontario Branch
Location & Accessibility
Site Location Kingston West
Located In Community Kingston
Address & Map
1469 Princess St
Kingston, ON K7M 3E9
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Intersection Portsmouth Ave and Princess St
Bus Route Notes Kingston Transit Trip Planner
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) Respite program * provides relief in the home for the caregiver, in order to ease the emotional and physical strain that may develop as a result of the constant responsibility of giving care
Hours Administration Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Frontenac County ; Kingston ; Lennox and Addington County
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
Caregivers of people 18 years and older who need a respite break from their caregiver role
Application Call for an appointment
Languages English
Fees Service ; Fee assistance available.
Service Categories Adult In Home Respite Care ; Caregiver Training ~ Dementia
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-634-0130
Toll Free Phone 1-800-301-0076
Fax 613-634-0125
Primary Contact Jennifer Bishop, Coordinator; Phone: 613-634-0130 ext 2310; Email:
Primary Executive Melissa Dion, Community and Support Services Manager; Phone: 613-634-0130 ext 2307; Email:
Other Details
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care
Print Material Pamphlets
Resources Website
Accreditation Yes

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