Good Shepherd Centres

Site: Emmanuel House

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-308-8401
Fax 905-308-8116
Volunteer Coordinator Manager of Volunteers; Phone: (905-572-6435 ext 3333; Email:
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Established 1996
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 
Applicant must: 
* 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 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

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