VON Windsor-Essex is celebrating VON Week 2023 from May 21 to May 27, and invites you to celebrate with them!

This year’s theme is — Together we are making a difference — recognizes VON’s legacy of leading home and community care in Canada.

During this special VON Week 2023, they wish to thank their dedicated staff and volunteers, and celebrate the long history of the home and community support they deliver. VON has been leading home and community care in Canada for over a century.

They were among the first organizations in the country to offer home care and public health nursing and now, over a century later, we provide home and community support services to over 10,000 people every day across Ontario and Nova Scotia.

This VON Week, we celebrate the creative and innovative spirit of VON care providers who contribute to life-changing moments every day, one act of care at a time. VON’s team of outstanding staff and volunteers are health system leaders that provide care in all corners of our community.

You’re invited to show your support for those who care for our friends, family and neighbours, keeping them safe and healthy at home, every day.

Quick Facts

  • VON is a registered charity and not-for-profit home and community care
    organization.
  • With thousands of staff and volunteers in sites across Ontario and Nova Scotia, VON is a leader in the delivery of innovative home and community care services.
    VON is celebrating its 126th anniversary in 2023, making us Canada’s longest[1]serving home and community health care charity
    VON delivers a wide range of vital health and wellness services to more than 10,000 people in Ontario and Nova Scotia, every day.
    VON sites ensure that the care we deliver is based on the unique needs of each community we serve.
    VON offers home care, personal support and community services to enhance quality of life and independence and to support people’s ability to remain comfortably in their own homes.
    Our professional staff members work closely with clients, their families and all members of the health care team to develop a flexible and individualized plan of care.
    Our nursing services are offered by specially trained Registered Nurses, and/or Licensed/Registered Practical Nurses; homemaking, personal care and respite care are offered by a dedicated staff of Certified Health Care Aides, Therapists, Personal Support Workers, and Home Support Workers.
    VON is accredited with Exemplary Standing by Accreditation Canada — the highest possible level of attainment