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Halton Regional Police Service

Site: Oakville - 20 Division

Service: Project Lifesaver

Contact Information
Office Phone Victim Services Unit 905-825-4810
TTY Phone 1-800-990-8199
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Primary Contact Michelle Barclay, Victim Services Unit; Phone: 905-825-4747 ext 5239; Email:
Agency Information
Legal Status (20) Regional Government
Established 2017
Funding Regional / Municipal
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) * program combines radio technology with a coordinated rapid response to help police locate wandering or missing individuals living with cognitive disorders such as Alzheimer's, autism, down syndrome, acquired brain injury or other kinds of cognitive impairment, by way of a tracking device  
* participants wear a personalized lightweight battery operated wristband that emits an FM radio based signal every second, 24 hours a day  
* if the client is reported missing, officers will use Project Lifesaver equipment to search for and locate the missing person 
* 30 minutes is the average time it takes to find missing people
Hours Administration Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility Individuals living with Alzheimer’s disease, autism, down syndrome, acquired brain injury or other kinds of cognitive impairment
Application Click on the Project Lifesaver Fact Sheet for information about the application process
Languages English
Fees Program - an initial fee of $400.00 for the transmitter and $60 annual battery and strap charge ; Fee assistance available for qualified individuals ; assistance is provided by Halton Region.
Site Information
Located In Community Oakville
Address & Map
Halton Regional Police Service 20 Division
95 Oak Walk Dr
Oakville, ON L6H 0G6
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Intersection Dundas St and Sixth Line
Mailing Address c/o Victim Services Unit, Project Lifesaver
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Disabilities ; Health Care
HCSD Sub Heading Health & Physical Disabilities ; Health and Physical Disabilities
Service Categories Locator Aids ~ Autism Spectrum Disorder ; Locator Aids ~ Brain Injuries ; Locator Aids ~ Dementia ; Locator Aids ~ Down Syndrome

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