Site: Emmanuel House
|Record #: HAM5506||Last Full Update: 24 Oct 2019|
|Volunteer Coordinator||Manager of Volunteers; Phone: (905-572-6435 ext 3333; Email: volunteer@GoodShepherdCentres.ca|
|Legal Status||(50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity|
|Funding||Fundraising ; Donations ; Fees|
|Description and Service Details|
|Description (Service)||Companionship, respite care, and emotional support to people and their family or caregivers that are dealing with a life-threatening illness. Bereavement support and residential hospice available. In-home palliative care services are provided by an outreach team.|
|Hours||Administration Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm * Palliative / end-of-life care is provided Mon-Sun 24 hours|
|Areas Served||Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of)|
|Eligibility||Ages: 18 year(s) and up
* Be 18 years or older and a resident of Hamilton or surrounding area or an immediate family member of a resident of Hamilton or surrounding area.
* Be in final stages of life, with a prognosis of 3 months or less and/or a Palliative Performance Scale (PPS) score of 50% or less.
* Must have a need for professional care and supportive comfort measures during the last stages of life.
* Have a physician who will provide continuing care.
* Have a Do Not Resuscitate (DNR) agreed to, prior to admission.
* Have a designated Power of Attorney in place, prior to admission.
* Respite care may be provided for a period of two weeks depending on bed availability.
|Application||Contact for information|
|Languages||English ; Interpretive Services - if required|
|Fees||Service - Contact for information|
|Site Location||Stinson St & East Ave|
|Located In Community||Hamilton Central|
|Address & Map||
90 Stinson St
Hamilton, ON L8N 1S2
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|Intersection||Victoria Ave S and Main St E|
|Physical Access||Fully Accessible|
|Categories and Classification|
|HCSD Main Heading||Health Care ; Palliative Care / Grief|
|HCSD Sub Heading||Hospice / Palliative Care ; Hospice Care ; Palliative Care|
|Service Categories||Hospice Facilities ; Palliative Care|