Near North Palliative Care Network

Site: Sturgeon Falls

Service: Volunteer Visiting Hospice Palliative Care

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Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Provides psychosocial, emotional, physical, and spiritual support to terminally ill persons and their caregivers 
  • Provides information and education and training on a variety of relevant subjects for end of life 
  • Offers respite services to caregivers 
  • Provides bereavement support (individual and group sessions) 
  • Trained volunteers can assist with advanced care planning, directives and living wills  
  • Offers community education and training via face-to-face and webconference workshops
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-11 am,12 noon-4:30 pm
Areas Served Nipissing District ; Parry Sound District
Boundaries West Nipissing and East Parry Sound: East to Deux-Rivieres, West to Markstay-Warren, North to the boundaries of Temagami, South to Powassan; East Parry Sound - all along the bay; Almaguin: South to Novar; East to Sand Lake; North to South River; West to Hamic Harbour; includes 16 towns and villages in the townships of Kearny, McMurrich, Ryerson, Armour, Strong, Magnetawan and Machar
Eligibility Individuals requiring volunteer visiting hospice palliative care
Application Call for information
Languages English ; French
Fees None
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Contact Information
Office Phone North Bay Office 705-497-9239
Toll Free Phone 1-800-287-9441
After Hours Phone 705-497-9239
Fax North Bay Office 705-407-1039
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Contact Monica Do Coutto Monni, Executive Director; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Alison Wilkes; Email:
Located In Community Sturgeon Falls
Address West Nipissing General Hospital
111 Coursol Rd
Sturgeon Falls, ON P0H 2G0
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Intersection Coursol Rd and Ethel St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) -- North East Local Health Integrated Network (NELHIN)