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. Seven 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 Medical Care: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Melissa, Novar
Eligibility People who need end of life care or bereavement supports
Application By phone. Self-referral or 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
Canada P1H 1H7
 
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Intersection Frank Miller Dr and Hwy 11B N
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone Office: 705-789-6878
Fax 705-787-0504
E-Mail hospiceh@vianet.ca
Website https://www.hospicehuntsville.com
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/HospiceHuntsville.AlgonquinGrace
Primary Contact Rebecca Ellerson, Executive Director
Alternate Contact Jane Weiland, Program Co-ordinator for Grief and Bereavment program; Email: jweiland.hospiceh@vianet.ca
Volunteer Coordinator Melissa Polischuk, Public Relations & Fundraising Coordinator; Phone: ext 227; Email: mpolischuk.hospiceh@vianet.ca
Mailing Address 100 Frank Miller Dr 
Huntsville, ON 
Canada P1H 1H7

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