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VON Cares

Across Ontario and Nova Scotia, VON employees are on the frontlines of the COVID-19 response. To them, we are so grateful and we're showing our appreciation through our online campaign #VONCares. Visit the #VONCares campaign page for more details. 

Donate Joy

Joy is on a mission. This centenarian has pledged to walk 102 times before her 102nd birthday in October to raise money for VON Canada in Nova Scotia. All funds raised will support VON's work in our communities, including meal delivery and transportation programs for seniors and persons with disabilities. To learn more about Joy's efforts or to donate, visit www.von.ca/donate-joy

VON's COVID-19 Response

VON is committed to the health and safety of our community during the COVID-19 pandemic. We are working with and heeding evolving recommendations from provincial government authorities and all levels of public health agencies. Rest assured, the actions VON is taking has everyone's health in mind. For more information about COVID-19, please visit the Public Health Agency of Canada website.

Stay informed about what we’re doing and how this may affect our programming on our COVID-19 Webpage.

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  Dear Client and family members, As we enter the summer months and see some easing of public health restrictions related to COVID-19, I want to assure you that the safety of our clients, families, volunteers and staff remains a top priority at VON.
Jul 14, 2020
WHAT ARE WE DOING TO ENSURE YOUR SAFETY?
Jun 24, 2020
VON RN, Gareth, caring for a client at home in August 2019.
May 20, 2020
VON PSW, Beena, with a client (2018)

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Grieving the death of a significant person in your life during the holiday season can be overwhelming. It can be an emotional time as you try to navigate your way through the expectations of family and friends.

Accreditation

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