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.
Palliative Care / Hospice
People of all ages who require support to live at home.
English, a variety of languages spoken by staff
$24.50 per hour for PSW services. Subsidies available for PSW services. Cost per hour for Nursing services varies according to level of care
Please note: you may be able to access some services through your local CCAC