Hospice and Palliative Care, Emmanuel House

Provides 24-hour residential hospice and palliative care to individuals with a life-limiting illness. Offers nursing care, pain and symptom management, psychological, social, and spiritual support. 

Organizations that offer this Service
Good Shepherd Non-Profit Homes
Sites that offer this Service
Good Shepherd Centres, Emmanuel House Location

90 Stinson St
Hamilton, ON
L8N 1S2

Eligibility

Applicant must:

  • Be 18 years or older and a resident of Hamilton or surrounding area or an immediate family member of a resident of Hamilton or surrounding area.
  • Be in final stages of life, with a prognosis of 3 months or less and/or a Palliative Performance Scale (PPS) score of 50% or less. 
  • Must have a need for professional care and supportive comfort measures during the last stages of life.
  • Have a physician who will provide continuing care.
  • Have a Do Not Resuscitate (DNR) agreed to, prior to admission.
  • Have a designated Power of Attorney in place, prior to admission
Areas Served
Hamilton
Fees
Fee
Service
fees vary, contact for details
Languages
English
Application Instructions

Contact for information.

Last Full Update
September 24, 2020