Hospice Huntsville

Description
Description (Service) Provides emotional, social and spiritual support to palliative individuals and their families in home, hospital, nursing homes and at the Algonquin Grace Residential Hospice 
 
Volunteers provide companionship * respite for family members * bed-side vigil and simple comfort measures * ongoing training provided for visiting volunteers  
 
Bereavement follow-up is offered on a one-to-one basis * 7 week Peer Support Grief Program with a trained facilitator offered twice a year and open to community members * children's grief and recovery programs are run as needed
Service Details
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm * Residential: Mon-Sun 24 hours Medical Care
Areas Served Baysville ; Dorset ; Dwight ; Huntsville - and area ; Port Sydney ; Rosseau ; Melissa, Novar
Eligibility People who need end of life care or bereavement supports
Application By phone * self-referral * physician referral * assessment required
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Site Location On the road leading to the Huntsville Hospital, first road on the right, the first building on the right
Located In Community Huntsville
Address & Map
100 Frank Miller Dr
Huntsville, ON P1H 1H7
 
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Intersection Frank Miller Dr and Hwy 11B N
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-789-6878
Fax 705-787-0504
E-Mail hospiceh@vianet.ca
Website www.hospicehuntsville.com
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/hospice.huntsville
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/#!/HospiceHville
Primary Contact Beverly Lashbrook, Executive Director; Email: blashbrook.hospiceh@vianet.ca
Alternate Contact Jane Weiland, Program Co-ordinator; Email: jweiland.hospiceh@vianet.ca
Volunteer Coordinator Melissa Polischuk, Public Relations & Fundraising Coordinator; Phone: 705-789-6878 ext 227; Email: mpolischuk.hospiceh@vianet.ca