Hospice West Parry Sound

Description
Description (Service) Family-centred care program designed to assist those diagnosed with a terminal illness or a life limiting illness (chronic disease) * Support is provided to individuals and families in home, hospital or nursing home * Volunteers provide companionship, assistance with light household duties, and simple comfort measures 
 
Bereavement support and grief programs include one-on-one support, monthly caregiver-support groups, and ongoing social support groups. Any individual who has suffered a significant loss is welcome to bereavement support  
 
Respite service provided for family members who are caring for a love one * advanced care planning workshops and presentations available to groups 
 
A visiting hospice - no beds provided
Service Details
Hours Service: Mon-Sun 24 hours * Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Britt ; Carling ; Dunchurch ; Nobel ; Parry Sound ; Rosseau
Boundaries North to French River, South to MacTier, east to Dunchurch
Eligibility Living with life threatening or terminal illness defined as twelve (12) months or less, and includes their families/caregivers, and bereaved individual  
Live within the geographic boundaries of the District of West Parry Sound
Application Call for more information
Languages English
Fees None ; Donations are gratefully accepted
Address and Location
Located In Community Parry Sound
Address & Map
Office in West Parry Sound Health Centre
6 Albert St, Room 1323
Parry Sound, ON P2A 3A4
 
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Intersection Albert St and Bowes St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-746-4540 ext 1416
Fax 705-773-4053
E-Mail info@hospicewestparrysound.ca
Website www.hospicewestparrysound.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/hospicewestparrysound
Primary Contact Anne Litkowich, Executive Director; Phone: ext 1415; Email: alitkowich@hospicewestparrysound.ca
Alternate Contact Lynda Marshall, Funding Development Coordinator; Phone: ext 1417; Email: lmarshall@hospicewestparrysound.ca