Victorian Order of Nurses

Site: VON Perth-Huron

Service: Perth-Huron Branch - Palliative Care Volunteer Program

Description (Service) COVID19 No in-home visits but are providing services to clients over the telephone.

Trained and screened volunteers offer companionship, respite care and emotional support to individuals and their family/care partners dealing with life-threatening illness. Services can be provided in private individual homes and Long-term care and Retirement Homes in Perth-East and West Perth areas primarily

Bereavement Supports includes access to monthly online support groups focusing on issues related to complicated grief and referral to appropriate services.
Service Details
Hours Program Coordinator available Tue, Wed and Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm. Voicemail is available during off hours.
Areas Served Perth East ; West Perth
Eligibility Individuals facing a life threatening illness or suffering from bereavement
Application Call for more information
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Site Location Stratford
Located In Community Stratford
Address & Map
Romeo Court
40 Long Dr, Suite 111
Stratford, ON N0M 1S1
Intersection Romeo St and McCarthy Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-271-7991 Ext 4228
Toll Free Phone 1-800-265-5176 Ext 4228
Fax 519-271-7612
Volunteer Coordinator Ally Waddell, Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: 519-291-5898 ext 3; Email:
Primary Executive Sheri Gilhula, Manager, Home and Community Care; Phone: 519-271-7991 ext 4232; Fax: 519-271-7612; Email:
Mailing Address 40 Long Dr, Suite 111 
Stratford, ON N5A 8A3

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