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Organization: North Perth Community Hospice  
Phone Numbers: 519-291-5141
135 Main St W
Listowel, ON
N4W 1A2
Intersection: Main St E and Wallace Ave
Location: North Perth
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible    Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Tue, Thu 10am-2pm * Wed 1pm-4pm * staff and volunteers respond as needed
Executives: Catherine Corcoran - Interim Director of Hospice Services
Danette Beare - Board Chair
Public Contacts: Taylor Westman - Interim Coordinator of Support and Counselling
Service Description: Provides companionship, respite care, and emotional support to people and their family/caregivers dealing with a life-threatening illness * assists with end of life care and grief supports following death * helps people remain independent in their own homes for as long as possible * support provided for all ages at home, hospital, residential or long-term care home * services begin at the time of diagnosis and continue throughout the duration of the illness * grief and bereavement supports also available for anyone experiencing loss

Resource Library - Variety of resources available for loan on subjects such as, End-of-life care, Children/Youth, Grief and Suicide Support * resources include literature, audio and video

Grief and Bereavement Services - Grief support services are available to individuals who need help healing from a loss of any kind, recent or long ago * services are available in a safe, comfortable environment * structured and informal Grief Support Groups are facilitated at various times throughout the year
Bears and Kits for Kids - Program for children dealing with a life threatening illness, either their own, a family member or a friend * support also provided for children that have experienced a loss or death * items are designed to facilitate discussions of feelings and to encourage and develop a healthy understanding of dying and grief
Grief and Bereavement Outreach - Provides education  and one-on-one support to both the caregivers, families and the bereaved about the grief process
Visiting Volunteer Program - Psychological and emotional support for anticipatory, acute and chronic grief for people facing the challenge of a life-limiting illness

Fees: Free
Application: Call * no referral required
Eligibility / Target Population: People who need end-of-life care or grief supports
Languages: English
Area Served:
North Perth  
See Also: Bereavement
Bereavement Support Groups
Care for the Caregiver
Community Support Services
End-of-Life Care Information Resources
In-Home Hospice Care

This information was last completely updated on June 5, 2018

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