Children's Hospital London Health Sciences Centre

Site: Children's Hospital London Health Sciences Centre

Service: Paediatric Symptom Management and Supportive Care

Contact Information
Office Phone 519-685-8500 ext 52288
Website www.lhsc.on.ca/paediatric-symptom-management-supportive-care
Primary Contact Lisa Pearlman, Nurse Practitioner
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Care and support for children and families living with life-threatening or life-limiting illness or disease * multidisciplinary team of physicians, nurses, social workers, child life therapists and spiritual advisors

Services include:
  • pain and symptom assessment and management
  • written Advance Directives
  • connections to community palliative care agencies and services
  • psychosocial support and written resources for patients, parents and siblings
  • bereavement care
  • assistance with creation of memories and legacy
Hours Daily 24 hours
Administration: Mon-Fri 8am-4pm
Areas Served Brant County ; Bruce County ; Chatham-Kent ; Elgin County ; Essex County ; Grey County ; Haldimand County ; Huron County ; Lambton County ; Middlesex County ; Norfolk County ; Oxford County ; Perth County ; Waterloo Region ; Wellington County
Boundaries Southwestern Ontario
Eligibility Children and families experiencing a life-threatening or life-limiting illness or disease
Application Call for more information * medical referral required for most services
Languages English
Fees Most services covered by OHIP
Agency Information
Established 1977
Funding Provincial - OHIP ; Provincial - SWLHIN
Site Information
Site Location London (Central)
Located In Community London
Address & Map
800 Commissioners Rd E
London, ON N6A 5W9
Intersection Wellington Rd and Commissioners Rd E
Physical Access Fully Accessible

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