Record Details
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Description & Services
Description Companionship, respite care, and emotional support to people and their family/caregivers dealing with a life-threatening illness * bereavement support for anyone who has experienced the death of someone close * services can be provided at home in hospitals or long-term care homes 
 
End-of-life care 
•social work support (counseling, advocacy, help with finding financial assistance, health system navigation assistance, linkages) 
•volunteer support - home visits and phone calls, respite for family, visit to newly diagnosed breast cancer clients with volunteer survivor, visit in chemotherapy rooms at Headwaters hospital 
•group supports - social groups-Circles, crafting, art therapy, look good-feel better (woman group), therapeutic yoga, transition group (after cancer treatment ends) 
•resources - library of books, dvds, wigs and hats 
•bereavement programs
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm 
Meetings held at Mel Lloyd Health Centre-Shelburne - by appointment only
Areas Served Dufferin County ; Grand Valley ; Orangeville ; Shelburne
Eligibility People who need end-of-life care or bereavement supports
Application Call * no referral required
Fees None
Languages English
Contact Information
Address & Map
Edelbrock Centre
30 Centre Street
Orangeville, ON L9W 2X1
 
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Intersection Dawson Rd and Hillside Dr
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Office Phone 519-942-3313
Website www.hospicedufferin.com
Primary Contact Brianna Brown, Volunteer and Program Coordinator; Phone: 519-942-3313 ext 2; Email: bbrown@hospicedufferin.com
Alternate Contact Meaghan Schitka, Social Worker; Phone: 519-942-3313 ext 3; Email: mschitka@hospicedufferin.com
Primary Executive Maureen Riedler, Executive Director; Phone: 519-942-3313 ext 1; Email: mriedler@hospicedufferin.com
Other Details
Established 1988
Funding Provincial - Central West LHIN ; Fundraising ; Donations - Memoriam Donations and contributions from corporations, community groups and individuals.
Service Level (50) Non Profit
Subjects
Subjects Bereavement ; Death ; Health ; Hospices ; Palliative care ; Respite care ; Terminal illnesses

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