MedicAlert Foundation Canada

Contact Information

Office Phone 416-696-0267
Toll Free Phone 1-800-668-1507
Emergency hotline: 1-800-407-7717
Fax 1-800-392-8422

Agency Information

Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1961
Primary Executive Leslie Quinton, Board Chair
Alternate Executive Alex MacBeath, Vice Chair
Funding Donations ; Private

Description and Service Details

Description (Service)

Services include electronic health records, a secure database, a 24-hour Emergency Hotline and customized medical IDs for people with medical conditions and special needs

MedicAlertTM Safely HomeTM - Nation-wide program in partnership with Alzheimer Society of Canada that helps to identify and return a person with dementia safely home

No Child Without - Charitable program that offers all elementary school-aged children (4-14 years), with free MedicAlert protection

MedicAlert Connect Protect - Collaboration between MedicAlert and police forces to ensure police officers have direct 24/7 access to important information about people who have a tendency to wander

Membership Assistance Program - Provides financial assistance to families in need of assistance for the MedicAlert programs and services


Administration: Mon-Fri 9am-6pm
Emergency Hotline: Daily 24 hours

Areas Served Canada
Boundaries Canada
Eligibility Adults, children and infants with medical conditions or special needs that should be known in an emergency

No referral required * call, mail or online application

Languages English ; French
Fees Set fee

Site Information

Site Location North York
Located In Community North York East
Address & Map
895 Don Mills Rd, Suite 405
Toronto, ON M3C 1W3
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Intersection Don Mills Rd and Eglinton Ave E
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Categories and Classification

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