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
Primary Contact Elsa Deyell, Coordinator, Centre de Sante Communautaire
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

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