Hospice Renfrew

 

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Our Mission

To assist terminally ill persons to live as fully as possible while maintaining their dignity and comfort, as well as providing support to family and friends.

RN 24/7
Services are free of charge

What are your admission/referral criteria?

  • Must be fully aware of diagnosis and prognosis and accept the philosophy of hospice care
  • Must have valid Ontario Health Card
  • Life expectancy weeks (PPS 40% or lower)
  • Symptoms able to be managed by Hospice
  • Resident of Renfrew County and surrounding municipalities
  • Must be eligible for services through CCAC

How would you answer the following question if asked by a patient, client, resident and/or family?

“What can you do for me?”

  • To assist terminally ill persons to live as fully as possible while maintaining their dignity and comfort, as well as providing support to family and friends. 
  • To provide pain and symptom management
  • To improve the quality of life for people with advanced disease, and their families through the relief of concerns, whether physical, emotional, social or spiritual
  • To preserve the quality of life, dignity and independence of the person
  • To support family wellness and community involvement
  • To affirm life and regard death as a normal process, and neither hasten or postpone death
  • To assist the bereaved in dealing with grief
  • To respect and work with all other disciplines and agencies, encouraging through education and good communication, a wider knowledge base of palliative care

 

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By Dedicated Staff

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In Home

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Art Therapists

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Bereavement

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Coordinators

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Bereavement Support

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Child and Youth

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Coordinator/Counselor

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Clinical Counselors

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Complementary Therapists

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Complementary Therapies

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Day Program

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Dietitians

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Education

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Educational Coordinators

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Grief Group Facilitator

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Home Consultation Services

 

 

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Home Support (Homemaking)

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Inpatient Consultation

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Inpatient Facility (PCU)

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Music Therapists

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Nurses

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Nursing Visits

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Occupational Therapists

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Outpatient Clinics

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Personal Support Workers

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Pain & Symptom Management

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Pharmacists    

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Physicians

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Physician Visits

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Physiotherapists

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Psychologists

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Quick Response / Emergency Response Research

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Respiratory Therapists

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Respite Care

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Social Workers

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Social Work Counseling

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Speech / Language Therapists

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Spiritual / Pastoral Support

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Volunteer Coordinators

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Volunteer Support

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Other: Spiritual / Pastoral Care Workers

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Other: Volunteers

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