Ottawa. City Operations

Site: Ottawa - Elgin St - Headquarters

Service: Ottawa Police Service - MedicAlert Connect Protect

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Names
Alternate Name Autism Registry ; Connect Protect
Former Name Registry for People with Autism (2018)
Notes
Public Comments The Autism Registry is transitioning over to MedicAlert and is now called Connect Protect; Those who sign up for MedicAlert Connect Protect will give police vital information about their medical condition so that they can be helped quickly and effectively. Open to any vulnerable-sector person living with: autism, Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder, dementia, traumatic brain injury, brain disease, mental illness, multiple sclerosis, diabetes, epilepsy, etc.
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
Headquarters
474 Elgin St
Ottawa, ON K2P 2J6
 
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Intersection Elgin St and Catherine St
Mailing Address PO Box 9634 
Stn T 
Ottawa, ON K1G 6H5
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Parking meters
Description and Services
Description (Service) Registry providing police with 24-hour access to a registered subscriber's photo, identity, past wandering history and other vital emergency information * assists officers dealing with individuals living with an invisible handicap such as: autism, fetal alcohol spectrum disorder, dementia, traumatic brain injury, brain disease, mental illness, multiple sclerosis, diabetes, epilepsy, etc. * program in partnership with Medic Alert
Hours Unspecified
Areas Served Ottawa
Eligibility No restrictions * individuals from the vulnerable sector living with an invisible handicap
Application To register: form available on the websites ottawapolice.ca/MedicAlert or medicalert.ca/ConnectProtect
Languages English ; French ; Interpretive Services - in 140 languages
Service Categories Functional Needs Registries ~ Autism Spectrum Disorder
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-236-1222 ext 8922
Crisis Phone Emergency Services (life threatening or crime in progress) 9-1-1
E-Mail info@ottawapolice.ca
Website https://www.ottawapolice.ca/en/safety-and-crime-prevention/Connect-Protect.asp
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Primary Contact Robert Bernier Staff Sergeant, Responsable for Connect Protect; Email: bernierr@ottawapolice.ca
Primary Executive Chief of Police; Phone: 613-236-1222 ext 5590
Other Details
Established 2017 as MedicAlert Connect Protect
Funding City / Town
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