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Carefor Health & Community Services

Site: Richmond

Service: Richmond Care Home

Alternate Name OCR
Former Name Victorian Order of Nurses (01/12/2006) ; VON Ottawa-Renfrew County Branch (01/12/2006)
Legal Name Carefor Health and Community Services - Richmond Care Home
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Richmond (Ottawa)
Address & Map
27 Nixon Farm Dr W
Richmond, ON K0A 2Z0
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Intersection Perth St and McBean St
Mailing Address c/o Robin Meyers 
PO Box 1299 
27 Nixon Farm Dr 
Richmond, ON K0A 2Z0
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) A 16-bed licenced retirement home dedicated to the care of women with dementia * secure facility designed to make residents feel at home * high level of care, compassion, friendship and love * barrier-free residential bungalow features two separate wings with eight private bedrooms each, while the center features the spacious common area and includes a living room, dining area and kitchen * private bedrooms feature a two-piece washroom 
Services and amenities include: 24 hour care * registered nursing staff * medication management * nutritious meals and snacks * social, physical and educational activities * spacious and secure back-yard * large raised garden boxes for personal gardening * housekeeping * colour-coded hallways * camouflaged doors * outdoor walking paths * families encouraged to drop in
Hours Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Kanata ; Manotick ; Ottawa ; Richmond (Ottawa) ; Stittsville
Eligibility Females living with dementia, other related disorders or experiencing mild to severe memory loss * ambulatory * able to feed themselves and to manage some self-care with assistance * free of aggressive behavior * without acquired traumatic brain syndrome
Application Call * prior to admission, applicants must be assessed to ensure eligibility criteria are met and that the home can meet the individual's needs 
The process includes: a comprehensive medical and mental status assessment by the applicant's physician * a family and social history completed by Richmond Care Home staff * a functional assessment of the activities of daily living
Languages English ; French
Fees Service - Set fees
Service Categories Retirement Homes ; Secured Supportive Housing Units
Waiting List Yes
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-838-9356
Fax 613-838-8317
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Primary Contact Amy England, Supervisor; Phone: 613-838-9356 * 613-240-3289; Email:
Alternate Contact Carole Vinette Green, Program Manager; Phone: 613-721-6496 * 613-851-1921; Email:
Primary Executive Steve Perry, Chief Operating Officer; Phone: 613-749-7557; Fax: 613-749-4002; Email:
Alternate Executive Robin Meyers, Director, Community Support Services; Phone: 613-316-9718 * 613-749-0239 ext 2107
Other Details
Established 2000
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health * Ministry of Long-Term Care ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 119284768 RR0001 ; United Way ; Fees
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Print Material Brochure
Resources Website
Accreditation Yes, by Accreditation Canada

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