Community Home Support Lanark County

Site: Perth

Service: Hospice Palliative Care Services

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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-267-6400
Fax 613-267-3497
E-Mail info@chslc.ca
Website www.chslc.ca
Primary Contact Rebecca Bowie, Coordinator, Hospice Palliative Care Services; Phone: 613-267-6400 ext 28; Email: rebeccab@chslc.ca
Alternate Contact Melissa McDougall, Hospice Program Assistant; Phone: 613-267-6400 ext 25; Email: melissam@chslc.ca
Primary Executive Mary Anne Nicholson, Executive Director; Phone: 613-267-6400 ext 22; Email: maryannen@chslc.ca
Alternate Executive Jo Anne McCulla, Executive Assistant/HR Manager; Phone: 613-267-6400 ext 23; Email: joannem@chslc.ca
Address & Map
The Factory
40 Sunset Blvd, Suite 100
Perth, ON K7H 2Y4
 
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Mailing Address The Factory 
40 Sunset Blvd, Suite 100 
Perth, ON K7H 2Y4
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Volunteer Hospice Visiting service provides: 
* time off/respite for family 
* simple comfort measures 
* support and companionship 
* transportation for errands 
 
Day Hospice Program offers respite for clients and their caregivers with: 
* social time, guest speakers and activities (crafts or games) 
* light lunch 
* complimentary therapy (reflexology or massage) 
 
Bereavement Program: adult group * individual peer support
Hours Mon-Thu 8:30 am-4 pm * Fri 8:30 am-3:30 pm 
Day Hospice Program Thu 10 am-3 pm
Areas Served Lanark County
Eligibility Participants: Residents of Lanark County who are living with a life-limiting illness, dying or bereaved 
 
Volunteers: Individuals 18 years and older interested in supporting people living with a life-limiting illness, those at end-of-life or bereaved
Application Self-referral 
 
Adult Peer Bereavement Support Groups: please call to register 
 
Volunteers receive a free 36-hour training course and ongoing continuing education opportunities
Languages English ; Some volunteers speak other languages such as French and German
Fees Program - Day Hospice Program ; Fee assistance available for individuals with a low income ; assistance is provided by Community Home Support Lanark County.
Other Details
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/CHSLanarkCounty
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1999
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care ; Fundraising
Elections The Board of Directors is appointed * Annual General Meeting in June
Print Material Supportive literature (free)
Date Updated 08 Aug 2018
Subjects
Service Categories Art Therapy ~ Death and Dying Issues ; Bereavement Counselling ; Bereavement Support Groups ; In Home Hospice Care ; Palliative Care ; Volunteer Opportunities

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