Programs and Services

Programs and Services


Day Hospice

Come for a day away!


Under the leadership of a nurse, and a core team of volunteers, clients are offered a day away from 10:00 – 3:00 pm every Thursday. This Program provides support to clients, and respite for caregivers. A beautiful home-cooked meal is enjoyed each week along with various activities. Transportation may be provided. There are no fees for our services.

The Program runs every Thursday from 10am-3pm at the Hospice.

Day Hospice hosts various activities each week, which can include:

  • Arts & Crafts,
  • Massage,
  • Yoga,
  • Dance Movement,
  • Legacy Work.
  • Musicians,
  •  Games,
  • Spa days


Clients, who are living with, or dying from a life-limiting illness, living in North Grenville, Merrickville-Wolford and surrounding rural areas are eligible for the Day Hospice. Clients must consent to their involvement in the day hospice program, and be receptive to periodic visits by BDH staff to assess their ongoing needs. There are no fees for our services.


Clients can be referred by:

  • Family
  • Friend
  • Family Physician
  • Community Nurse
  • Palliative Care Team
  • Self Referral

Contact Us

If you know of a person who is living with a life limiting illness and could benefit from a day of support, please call our office at 613-258-9611 or email our Day Hospice Coordinator at  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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1107 French Settlement Road,
Kemptville, ON, K0G 1J0



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