Dundas County Hospice

Home Agency Service

Description
Volunteer Program:
  • trained, screened, supervised volunteers to sit with clients in their homes
  • companionship for clients and respite for caregivers, or provide other practical assistance
Palliative Day Program:
  • discussions, music, chair yoga, crafts, games, puzzles, pet therapies, meditation and occasional outings
  • nutritious lunch and snacks provided
  • transportation can be arranged
Equipment Loan Program (Palliative and Community):
  • short-term and long-term loan of equipment such as electric lift chairs, walkers, wheelchairs, bath seats, raised toilet seats, etc
  • soft supplies such as: sheepskin, bed pads, etc
Complementary Therapies:
  • in-home foot care, massage, meditation for less mobile clients as available
Caregiver Support:
  • support for caregivers in a group setting, or one-on-one with volunteers or staff
  • also connecting with other helpful community resources
Bereavement Support:
  • support for grieving family and friends in a group setting, one-on-one with volunteers or staff, also connecting with other helpful community resources
Palliative Education:
  • online training for volunteers
  • grief and bereavement enhanced volunteer training
  • advanced care planning community education
  • community presentations
  • continuous learning opportunities
  • library of books and resources (online and physical) touching on a number of relevant topics available for borrowing
Eligibility
Residents of Dundas County and their families/caregivers who are experiencing a life-threatening, life-limiting illness, or grief from the loss of a loved one
Application Process
Referral can be made by anyone, call for more information
Office
613-535-2215
Fax
613-535-1749
Web Site
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Email
info@dundascountyhospice.ca
Mailing Address
Box 278
Williamsburg, ON, K0C 2H0
Canada
Languages
English
Contact
Jackie Imrie, RN, Director of Client Services
Email: dcs@dundascountyhospice.ca
Phone: 613-535-2215 ext 1
Fees
None
Documents Required
Ontario Health Card
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
Topic(s)
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Agency Information
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Copyright
Community Navigation of Eastern Ontario / Navigation communautaire de l’Est ontarien
Last Updated On
August 12, 2022
Address
4353 County Rd 31
South Dundas, ON, K0C 2H0
Cross street: County Rd 31 and County Rd 18
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Hours of Operation
Mon
8:30 am to 3:30 pm
Tue
8:30 am to 3:30 pm
Wed
8:30 am to 3:30 pm
Thu
8:30 am to 3:30 pm
Fri
8:30 am to 3:30 pm

Mon-Fri 8:30 am-3:30 pm * Day Hospice Program: Wed 10 am-2 pm
Service Area(s)
  • North Dundas
  • South Dundas