Hospice Northwest

Site: Terrace Bay/Schreiber Regional Office

Service: Bereavement Support Services

Description & Services
Public Comments The Hospice Northwest Bereavement Support Services Office is located in Schreiber in the North Shore Family Health Team Office, but the Support Services are offered at the McCausland Hospital in Terrace Bay.
Description (Service)
  • Provides companionship and support to individuals in need of grief and bereavement support 
  • Recruits and trains volunteers to provide supports and companionship by: 
    • recognizing the uniqueness of the grief journey 
    • refraining from imposing their own spiritual or philosophical beliefs 
    • helping to find useful community resources which may help support the bereavement process
    Head office is located in Thunder Bay
Hours Office Mon-Wed 7 am-3:30 pm 
Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Pays Plat First Nation ; Schreiber ; Terrace Bay
Eligibility Individuals in need of grief and bereavement support
Application Referrals are accepted from anyone, providing the client agrees to receive service
Languages English ; French language service available upon request from volunteer staff
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-824-2934 Ext 230
Fax 807-824-2758
E-Mail hospice.nsfht@yahoo.com
Website hospicenorthwest.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Contact Mary Lynn Dingwell, District Program Coordinator, North Shore Family Health Team
Site Location JE Stokes Medical Centre
Located In Community Schreiber
Address 415 Scotia St
Schreiber, ON P0T 2S0
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Intersection Scotia St and Superior St
Mailing Address c/o North Shore Family Health Team 
PO Box 760 
Schreiber, ON P0T 2S0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 2002
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care -- North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN) ; Fundraising ; Donations