The Hospital For Sick Children


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What are your admission/referral criteria?

Children between 0-19 years facing a life threatening/life limiting illness who have families in need of support not presently met by anyone. Or perinatal life threatening illness.

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

"How can you help me?"

We can provide guidance, support, education and care around the issues of grief, death, dying and bereavement as it relates to children, families, and their communities.

 

Staff/Service

By Dedicated Staff

Upon Request

In Program/Service

In Home

Animal Therapists

 

 

 

 

Art Therapists

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Bereavement Coordinators

 

 

 

 

Bereavement Support

 

 

 

 

Child and Youth Coordinator/Counsellor

 

 

 

 

Clinical Counsellors

 

 

 

 

Complementary Therapists

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Complementary therapies

Day Program

 

 

 

 

Dietitians

 

 

 

 

Education

 

 

Educational Coordinators

 

 

 

 

Grief Group Facilitator

 

 

 

 

Home Consultation Services

 

 

 

 

Home Support (Homemaking)

 

 

 

 

Inpatient consultation

 

 

 

 

Inpatient Facility (PCU)

 

 

 

 

Music Therapists

Nurses

 

 

 

 

Nursing Visits

 

 

 

 

Occupational Therapists

 

 

 

 

Outpatient Clinics

 

 

Personal Support Workers

 

 

 

 

Pain & Symptom Management

Pharmacists    

 

 

 

 

Physicians

Physician Visits

Physiotherapists

 

 

 

 

Psychologists

 

 

 

 

Quick Response / Emergency Response

 

 

 

 

Research

 

 

 

Respiratory Therapists

 

 

 

 

Respite Care

 

 

 

 

Social Workers

 

 

 

 

Social Work / Counselling

 

 

 

 

Speech / Language Therapists

 

 

 

 

Spiritual / Pastoral Care Workers

 

 

 

 

Spiritual / Pastoral Support

 

Palliative Care at SickKids is part of a continuum of care for children, youth and families facing any life threatening condition with the goal of enhancing choices, relieving suffering and ensuring the best quality of care during living, dying and grieving.