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Organization: Canadian Red Cross - Owen Sound/Bruce-Grey Branch  
Phone Numbers: 519-376-7579
Fax: 519-376-8137
Email: owensound-brucegrey@redcross.ca
Website: www.redcross.ca
Address:
Nortowne Plaza
1139 2nd Ave E
Owen Sound, ON
N4K 2J1
Intersection: 2nd Ave E and 11th St E
Location: North Grey
Accessibility:     Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Administration: Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm
Executives: Heather Little - Senior Manager
Canadian Red Cross - Ontario Zone
519-273-9339 ext 7104 * heather.little@redcross.ca
Contacts: Catherine Atchison - Community Services Assistant
519-376-7579 ext 227 * Catherine.Atchison@redcross.ca
Service Description: Offers support for international and national relief efforts and delivers local community-based programs that help vulnerable people in Canada and around the world

Safety Services - Provides information and referral to Red Cross training partners for local first aid training, Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR), babysitting, etc. * provides education presentations on water safety

Disaster Services - Provides emergency social services to individuals affected by a disaster * emergency response team for large-scale disasters * local office has emergency response team for small-scale disasters such as house fires, etc. to provide basic needs for up to 72 hours * provides 20 minute and 1 hour Emergency Preparedness workshops to all ages

Volunteer Opportunities - Pecruits volunteers to help in the Owen Sound office, Branch Council, Disaster Services and for special projects * training is provided

Humanitarian Issues Promotion (H.I.P)
- For youth to learn about world humanitarian issues and develop leadership skills and participate in humanitarian activities
 
Home At Last Program - Assists older adults returning home from a hospital stay
 
Home Equipment Loan Program (H.E.L.P) - Short-term loan (up to three months) of clean, safe medical equipment including crutches, walkers, wheelchairs, commodes, bath seats for people convalescing in their own homes
Fees: Set fee
Application: Call * no referral required
Languages: English
Area(s) Served: Bruce and Grey (Map)
See Also: Emergency Planning and Preparedness
First Aid and Safety Courses

This information was last completely updated on 5/30/2014

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