Description & Services
Public Comments Satellite offices: 
  • Mattawa 
  • West Nipissing (Sturgeon Falls) 
  • Sundridge (Almaguin)
Description (Agency) Provides services to enhance the comfort, dignity and quality of life of individuals with a terminal illness and to offer bereavement support throughout the community. 
Registered Charity #892020884RR0001
Agency Services
Description (Service)
  • Provides emotional, physical, and spiritual support to terminally ill persons and their families 
  • Provides information and education on a variety of relevant subjects 
  • Offers respite services 
  • Provides bereavement support  
  • Operates a loan cupboard 
  • Trained volunteers can assist with advanced care planning, directives and living wills  
  • Offers community education via presentations as per request
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Nipissing District ; Parry Sound District
Eligibility The ageing community of Nipissing and East Parry Sound, long-term and palliative care patients, patients affected with chronic and degenerative disease, caregivers, bereaved clients, health care professionals dealing with the ageing and vulnerable sector of the community.
Application Varies by service, contact for more information
Languages English ; French ; German - Staff person ; Italian - Staff Person ; Portuguese - Staff Person ; Spanish - Staff Person
Fees None
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-497-9239
Toll Free Phone 1-800-287-9441
Fax 705-497-1039
Social Media Facebook Facebook, Twitter Twitter, YouTube YouTube
Primary Contact Monica Do Coutto Monni, Executive Director; Email:
Alternate Contact Alison Wilkes, Volunteer Coordinator; Email:
Site Location St Joseph Motherhouse
Located In Community North Bay
Address St Joseph Motherhouse
2025 Main St W
North Bay, ON P1B 2X6
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Intersection Main St W and Gormanville Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1987
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care -- North East Local Health Integration Network (NELHIN) ; Donations
Elections Annual General Meeting: Third Thu of Oct
Meetings Second Mon of every month 6 pm