|Record #: NIA3229||Last Modified: 28 May 2018||Last Full Update: 28 May 2018|
|Primary Contact||Jessica Estabrooks, Manager, Finance, Operations and Quality Improvement; Phone: 905-984-8766 ext 238|
|Alternate Contact||Melissa Penner, Bereavement Specialist; Phone: 905-984-8766 ext 233|
|Primary Executive||Carol Nagy, Executive Director|
|Areas Served||Niagara Region|
|Located In Community||St Catharines|
|Address & Map||
403 Ontario St, Unit 2
St Catharines, ON L2N 1L5
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|Intersection||Ontario St near QEW|
|Service and Access Details|
|Description (Service)||Provides compassionate care, hope and encouragement to people living with life-limiting illnesses, dying, death, loss and grief.
Free programs and services include:
VISITING VOLUNTEER SERVICE: Trained volunteers provide non-medical support and comfort for clients living with life-limiting illnesses.
DAY HOSPICE: Clients living with life-limiting illnesses enjoy a day of caring companionship, entertainment and relaxation in a comfortable setting, enabling caregivers to have a day of respite. Program is also offered in Welland (with French language option).
RESIDENTIAL SERVICES: The Stabler Centre in St. Catharines provides hospice palliative care in a home-like setting for residents of Niagara.
PALLIATIVE PAIN AND SYMPTOM MANAGEMENT CONSULTATION PROGRAM: Palliative pain and symptom management consultation and interdisciplinary palliative care education to Niagara Health Care Professionals.
COMMUNITY PALLIATIVE CARE TEAM: Works in partnership with primary care providers, including family physicians and visiting nurses, to provide clients with consistent and comprehensive care in the home.
BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT: Offered to children, adolescents and adults who are grieving the loss of a loved one, regardless if loved one used Hospice Niagara's hospice palliative care services. Program is not intended to replace one-to-one professional counselling.
|Hours||Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm|
|Eligibility||Anyone with a life-limiting illness. Parental consent is required for youth under 18 years accessing bereavement programs. Contact our Administration office for details.|
|Application||Contact 905-984-8766 for assessment for programs. Contact 905-684-9441 (LHIN Home and Community Care) for assessment to hospice residence.|
|Languages||English ; French|
|Physical Access||Fully Accessible|
|Legal Status||(50) Non Profit|
|Funding||Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care ; Donations|
|Service Categories||Bereavement Counselling ; Bereavement Support Groups ; Friendly Outreach Programs ; Hospice Facilities ; Palliative Care ; Terminal Illness Counselling|
|Events||Annual Hike for Hospice Niagara fundraiser, May
Golf Tournament, Jun
5 Car Draw, May - Aug
Taste fundraiser, Sep