Hospice West Parry Sound

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 non-professional 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
Service Details
Hours Service: Mon-Sun 24 hours * Office: Mon-Thu 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Britt ; Carling ; Dunchurch ; Nobel ; Parry Sound ; Rosseau ; 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
West Parry Sound Health Centre
6 Albert St, Room 1323
Parry Sound, ON P2A 3A4
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@parrysoundhospice.ca
Website www.parrysoundhospice.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/hospicewestparrysound/
Primary Contact Melanie Honsinger MSW,RSW, Executive Director; Email: mhonsinger@parrysoundhospice.ca
Alternate Contact Jessica Caux RSSW, Client Care and Development Coordinator; Phone: ext 1415; Email: jcaux@parrysoundhospice.ca