Woolwich Community Health Centre/Woolwich Hospice


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What are your admission/referral criteria?

Clients must live within the WCHC geographic catchment area.  Clients must have a terminal illness or life altering illness.  Referrals are accepted from health care professionals or clients can self-refer.

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

“What can you do for me?”


Woolwich and Wellesley Hospice are programs of Woolwich Community Health Centre.  Trained volunteers provide compassionate help for those with life threatening, terminal or chronic illness and their loved ones.  Respect for personal, cultural and religious values and beliefs is a primary component of this service.  This service is provided by our visiting volunteers and includes:  listening and emotional support, simple comfort measures, transportation, meal preparation, shopping, baby sitting, caregiver relief, communicating with other service providers. 

 

Staff/Service

By Dedicated Staff

Upon Request

In Program/Service

In Home

Animal Therapists

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Art Therapists

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Bereavement Coordinators

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Bereavement Support

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Child and Youth Coordinator/Counsellor

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Clinical Counsellors

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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

 

 

 

 

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

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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 / Counselling

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Speech / Language Therapists

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Spiritual / Pastoral Care Workers

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Spiritual / Pastoral Support

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Volunteer Coordinators

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Volunteers

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Volunteer Support

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Woolwich and Wellesley Hospice are programs of Woolwich Community Health Centre.  Woolwich Community Health Centre’s mission is:

Our rural, community-governed health centre leads collaboratively in providing culturally sensitive programs and services:

  • primary health care
  • illness prevention
  • health promotion