Description & Services
Description (Service) Provides compassionate care, hope and encouragement to residents of Niagara with life-limiting progressive illnesses and support to their caregivers, families and those who grieve their deaths * aims to improve the quality of life for these people from the time of diagnosis * the focus is on caring, not curing, and on life, not death * free programs and services include: 
VISITING VOLUNTEER program has extensively screened and trained volunteers to provide non-medical support and comfort to people living with a life-limiting illness and to their families in the privacy of their own homes. Volunteers offer practical assistance, emotional support, respite for caregivers, and encouragement of client interests and hobbies  
DAY HOSPICE provides a bi-weekly opportunity for men and women who are living with a life-limiting illness to enjoy a day of relaxation and caring companionship in a safe, comfortable setting. It offers a place for tranquility and social sharing, enjoying a gourmet meal and for taking part in complementary comfort care therapies and aesthetic services. 
RESIDENTIAL SERVICES The Stabler Centre in St.Catharines provides palliative care in a home-like setting. There are 10 bedrooms in the residence for those in the last weeks of their life who are unable to remain in their homes. Professional nursing care 24 hours a day, personal support, companionship, bereavement and spiritual care are integrated in a home-like setting. 
PALLIATIVE CARE INFORMATION is offered about services available in Niagara. Consultation on education, information and resources for clients and caregivers. A lending library and speaker's bureau provide palliative education and information to the community. 
SHARED CARE TEAMS See separate records (NIA1405 and NIA1412) 
BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT See separate record (NIA6092)
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Areas Served Niagara Region
Eligibility Anyone with a terminal illness
Application Call office for a home visit to determine future service
Languages English ; French
Fees None - No cost thanks to the goodwill and charitable donations of members of the community
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-984-8766
Fax 905-984-8242
E-Mail info@hospiceniagara.ca
Website www.hospiceniagara.ca
Primary Contact Jessica Estabrooks, Finance & Operations Manager; Phone: 905-984-8766 ext 238
Primary Executive Carol Nagy, Executive Director
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
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1993
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care. Palliative Care Initiative #3 ; Donations
Elections Jun
Service Categories Bereavement Counselling ; Friendly Outreach Programs ; Hospice Facilities ; Terminal Illness Counselling

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