Programs that may provide a full range of palliative and supportive services for terminally-ill people who are in the final stages of illness and for their families. Services may include medical care, pain and symptom management, home nurse visitation, case management, counselling, and bereavement services for the patient and members of the family. A hospice may be a freestanding facility, a unit in a hospital or other institution, or a program of a hospital, agency or institution. Programs vary between organizations.
People of all ages living with a life threatening illness.
Central West LHIN – north Etobicoke,Dufferin County, Caledon, Brampton, Malton, West Woodbridge
Palliative Care / Hospice
No cost to eligible clients. (Funded by the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care)
What you need to receive LHIN services:
– a valid Ontario Health Card
– agree to services
– have need for palliative and end-of-life care