Matthews House Hospice

Service: Community and Residential Hospice

Description
Description (Service) Residential Hospice: 
10-bed Residential Hospice providing a supportive environment for end-of-life clients and their families * care provided by professional staff health team and specially trained volunteers  
 
Community Hospice: 
Offers a variety of non-medical, physical, emotional and social support to individuals facing a life-limiting illness and their families and caregivers * all services provided free of charge 
 
Programs include: Playing With Colours * Garden Club * Caregiver Group * one-on-one support * library * complimentary therapies * in-home non-medical support * wellness program offering yoga and meditation * Circle of Friends * youth bereavement * men's group * peer support as needed 
 
Presentations to the public, the professional community and area schools are available on request 
 
Volunteer opportunities available
Service Details
Hours Community Hospice Program Hours: Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm  
Residential Hospice: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Adjala-Tosorontio ; Bradford West Gwillimbury ; Essa ; Innisfil ; New Tecumseth
Eligibility Anyone diagnosed with a life-limiting illness, their families or caregivers, and the bereaved
Application Contact Client Care Coordinator for further information on programs
Languages English ; French - Programs ; Italian - Interpretation ; Portuguese - Interpretation ; Spanish - Interpretation
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Alliston
Address & Map
131 Wellington St E
Alliston, ON L9R 1G7
 
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-435-7218
Fax 705-435-2755
E-Mail info@matthewshousehospice.ca
Website www.matthewshousehospice.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/MatthewsHouseHospice
Instagram Instagram: www.instagram.com/matthewshousehospice/
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/HouseMatthews
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/channel/UCnFodEZJX0HhYxKOvM0Ob6A
Primary Contact Kim Woodland, CEO; Phone: 705-718-4086; Email: kwoodland@matthewshousehospice.ca
Alternate Contact Fran Barbati, Manager of Hospice Services; Phone: 705-440-8543; Email: fbarbati@matthewshousehospice.ca
Volunteer Coordinator Lisa Shaler, Coordinator of Volunteer Services; Email: lshaler@matthewshousehospice.ca