Dundas County Hospice

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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-535-2215
Fax 613-535-1749
E-Mail info@dundascountyhospice.ca
Website www.dundascountyhospice.ca
Volunteer Coordinator Tina MacQueen, Volunteer Coordinator; Email: vc@dundascountyhospice.ca
Primary Executive Linda Johnson, Director of Client Services
Alternate Executive Lisa Casselman, Executive Director
Address & Map
4353 County Rd 31
Williamsburg, ON K0C 2H0
 
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Mailing Address Box 278 
Williamsburg, ON K0C 2H0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Volunteer Program: trained, screened, supervised volunteers to sit with clients in their homes * companionship for clients and respite for caregivers, or provide other practical assistance

Palliative Day Program: discussions, music, yoga, crafts, games, puzzles, pet therapies, meditation and occasional outings * nutritious lunch and snacks provided * transportation can be arranged

Equipment Loan Program: short-term and long-term loan of equipment such as electric lift chairs, walkers, wheelchairs, bath seats, raised toilet seats, etc. * soft supplies such as: sheepskin, bed pads, etc.

Complementary Therapies: in-home foot care, massage, etc. for less mobile clients.

Caregiver Support: support for caregivers in a group setting, or one-on-one with volunteers or staff * also connecting with other helpful community resources

Bereavement Support: comfort and support for grieving family and friends, one-on-one with volunteers or staff, also connecting with other helpful community resources

Volunteer Hospice Palliative Care Course: offered on-line * designed for those interested in becoming a Hospice volunteer

Library of Resources: variety of books and resources touching on a number of relevant topics available for borrowing
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm * Day Hospice Program Wed 10 am-2 pm
Areas Served North Dundas ; South Dundas
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call for more information
Languages English
Fees None
Other Details
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/dundascountyhospice/
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care ; Fundraising ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 891316382 RR0001
Date Updated 21 Feb 2019
Subjects
Service Categories Adult Day Programs ~ Death and Dying Issues ; Assistive Technology Equipment Loan ; Bereavement Counselling ; Caregiver/Care Receiver Support Groups ; In Home Hospice Care ; Special Libraries ~ Death and Dying Issues ; Volunteer Opportunities

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