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.
For seniors who are palliative, including persons with dementia .
North York, Southern York region, North Toronto
Jewish community living outside the area served may be eligible to receive this service. Please contact Circle of Care.
Palliative Care / Hospice
Jewish cultural focus, not limited to Jewish clients.
Minimum of 2 hours per visit.
2 to 9 hours per month $25/hr
10 to 24 hours per month $23/hr
25+ hours per month $21.50/hr
Subsidies are available.
Service provided by Personal Support Workers trained in palliative care. We also have trained hospice volunteers who visit clients and provide support to them and their family caregivers.