Referrals

Admission Guidelines    Residential Referral Form - for completion by CCAC staff, MRP/NP.

 

Residence Care

Our ten-bed residence provides palliative care for those who are at the end of life. We offer expert nursing and personal support 24 hours/day. Our warm, at-home setting provides a tranquil space for individuals to live comfortably and with dignity. 

Individuals wishing to access our residence services fall under the following criteria:

  • Diagnosis of a life-threatening illness
  • Prognosis of less than 3 months
  • Treatment plan is palliative not curative
  • Residing in or relatives residing in Waterloo-Wellington region
  • Valid OHIP card
  • Referral from a family physician, CCAC case manager, home care nurse, discharge planner in hospital, or specialist

Admission is prioritized by need.

Please call our residence at 519-822-6660 for further information, or to schedule a tour.

 

Virtual Hospice is a great reference site for information and support on palliative and end-of-life care and grief.

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