St Joseph's Hospice

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Record #: LON2079 Last Modified: 13 Jun 2014 Last Full Update: 20 Jan 2014
Contact Information
Office Phone519-438-2102
Referral: 519-438-9833
Primary ContactShirley Nieman, Director of Residential Services; Phone: 519-438-2102 ext 222; Email:
Alternate ContactJanet Belchamber, Client Services Coordinator ; Phone: 519-438-2102 ext 231; Email:
Agency Information
Service Level(50) Non Profit
Primary ExecutiveJulie Johnston, Executive Director; Phone: 519-931-3464; Email:
FundingDonations ; Provincial - SWLHIN ; United Way
Agency Services
Description and Service Details
DescriptionSupports for older adults, and adults with disabilities

Companionship, respite care, and emotional support to people and their family/caregivers dealing with a life-threatening illness * palliative care * bereavement support for anyone who has experienced the death of someone close * services can be provided in-home or in hospitals and long-term care homes

Bereavement Support - Support programs that help caregiver and bereaved clients work through their emotions

Caregiver Support - Relief and emotional support for caregivers

Complementary Therapy Program - Provides therapies such as massage, reiki, reflexology, therapeutic touch, healing touch, aroma therapy and integrated energy therapy offered by professional volunteers

Day Programs - Adult day program * social, recreational, and therapeutic activities for palliative and terminally ill clients in a group setting for part of the day * helps to support family caregivers who provide day-to-day care

Support Service Training - Professional training for volunteers

Volunteer Visiting Program - Professionally trained volunteer visitors offer emotional support and compassionate care for people experiencing life-threatening illness or someone grieving the loss of a loved one
HoursAdministration: Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm
Areas ServedLondon
BoundariesLondon and area
EligibilityPeople who need end-of-life care services or bereavement support
ApplicationCall * no referral required * referral also can be done through the South West Community Care Access Centre * referral form available * assessment performed by service coordinators
Site Information
Site LocationNortheast London
Located In CommunityLondon
Address & Map
485 Windermere Rd
London, ON N6A 2V7
IntersectionWindermere Rd and Doon Dr
AccessibilityFully Accessible