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Organization: Hospice Dufferin  
Phone Numbers: 519-942-3313
Website: www.hospicedufferin.com
Address:
Edelbrock Centre
30 Centre St
Orangeville, ON
L9W 2X1
Intersection: Dawson Rd and Hillside Dr
Location: Orangeville
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible    Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm
Meetings held at Mel Lloyd Health Centre-Shelburne - by appointment only
Executives: Maureen Riedler - Executive Director
mriedler@hospicedufferin.com
Contacts: Brianna Brown - Volunteer and Program Coordinator
519-942-3313 ext 3 * ntalma@hospicedufferin.com
Service 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

Fees: Free
Application: Call * no referral required
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: People who need end-of-life care or bereavement supports
Languages: English
Area(s) Served:
Dufferin County, Orangeville, Shelburne, and Grand Valley  
See Also: Care for the Caregiver
End-of-Life Care Information Resources
Hospice Care
In-Home Hospice Care

This information was last completely updated on January 16, 2018

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