Centre de santé communautaire Hamilton/Niagara

Site: Welland - Vanier Dr

Service: Caring for My COPD

Contact Details
Office Phone 905-714-9935 ext 2285
Fax 905-714-1088
E-Mail elsa.deyell@cschn.ca
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Primary Contact Elsa Deyell, Coordinator
Site Details
Areas Served Welland
Located In Community Welland
Address & Map
1 Vanier Dr
Welland, ON L3B 1A1
 
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Intersection Vanier Dr and Wellington St
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) A 10 week, community-based program designed to enhance the quality of life for people with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD). Program participants will have access to:  
 
◾Group and individual COPD education by qualified health care professionals 
◾Peer Support  
◾Family and Caregiver educational sessions  
◾Personalized exercise programs  
◾Smoking cessation counselling and support  
◾Transportation to program if needed 
◾Regular communication with Family Physician and Respirologist 
◾Ongoing support for 1 year after the program ends 
◾Personal counselling and spiritual support
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Eligibility Individuals diagnosed with COPD, including those recently hospitalized due to their condition.
Application Referral from a healthcare provider, physician or nurse practitioner, identified as eligible to refer.
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Regional / Municipal ; Provincial
Service Categories Condition Specific Rehabilitation Services ~ Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

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