COVID-19 Updates

VON Oxford Sakura House continues to monitor the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic with local, provincial and national health authorities. We will update this page and our social media accounts with the latest information, as it relates to Sakura House patients, families, volunteers and staff.

If you have any questions about VON Sakura House’s protocols, please call our Manager, Home & Community Care at 519-537-8515 ext. 2.

UPDATED May, 2023: Sakura House COVID-19 Visitor Policy

1. As of Tuesday May 9, 2023, masks are ONLY required to be worn by staff when in the care station and in the patient rooms.

2. Families and visitors do not need to wear masks (unless they would like too) when they are at Sakura House. Masks will be available at the front door if they prefer to wear them.

3. Staff and volunteers do not need to wear a mask in the main parts of the house, hallways, kitchen, offices. However, they MUST be worn in the patient rooms and care station. Staff may wear a mask at all times if they choose too. Masks will be available at the staff/volunteer entrance, front door, and in the care station.

4. Sign in sheets will no longer have the COVID questions on them. Please continue to screen yourself for any respiratory or gastro symptoms and do not come to work if you are not feeling well.