Ronald McDonald House Charities Alberta® is proud to operate Canada’s first and only Ronald McDonald Care Mobile® in partnership with Mosaic Primary Care Network. The Ronald McDonald Care Mobile® provides cost-free medical, dental, and health education services directly to underserved families who experience barriers to accessing routine medical care. The services provided by the Ronald McDonald Care Mobile® include: dental hygiene assessments and fluoride varnish; growth and nutrition screening with a dietitian; and activity planning with a kinesiologist. In addition, Ronald McDonald Care Mobile® staff can direct and refer families to the appropriate resources available to them within the city. In 2018, the Ronald McDonald Care Mobile® had 201 days and 720 clinical hours of programming in 25 unique locations. In total, the Ronald McDonald Care Mobile® had almost 4,300 patient touches, through 611 medical visits, 1,261 dental visits, and 2,384 health education visits.
Our Care Mobile uses education and preventative screening to help families adopt new knowledge to improve and maintain their health and well-being. Eliminating barriers to healthcare leads to healthier people and healthier communities.Stephanie Kaye, Care Mobile Manager
How You Can Help
We are currently seeking funding for the Ronald McDonald Care Mobile® program to ensure that we can continue to offer these critical services to our communities. For more information on sponsorship opportunities, please contact Sandi Ferchau, Corporate Relations Manager.
The Ronald McDonald Care Mobile® is proudly supported by: