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,
- Foot care,
- Card 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 Physician
- Community Nurse
- Palliative Care Team