Slider

Carpenter Hospice – Making Moments Matter

The health and well-being of residents, staff, volunteers and our community is our #1 priority and we thank you for patience and understanding as we work through navigating providing exceptional hospice care during this time.

Carpenter Hospice updated response to COVID-19: 

  • Intake: We are accepting referrals for hospice residential care.
  • Residents: Hospice residential care is resuming with COVID-19 protocols in place.
  • Wellness and Supportive Care participants: Programs are meeting via phone and virtual platforms.
  • Visitors: Visitor restrictions are in place and we ask you to call ahead to confirm with staff your eligibility for visiting. 
  • Volunteers: Limited volunteer activities are taking place.

While COVID-19 has changed some aspects of how we work, it has not changed the philosophy of hospice care and we are excited to welcome residents into our hospice at 2250 Parkway Drive.  

We thank you for your patience, understanding, and support.

All Visitors to the hospice will be screened for symptoms and asked to wear a mask.

We are closely monitoring the evolving COVID-19 situation, receiving frequent updates from Public Health Region of HaltonPublic Health OntarioPublic Health Agency of Canada.

To Contact Hospice Administration and Outreach Programs call 905.631.9994

 

Emerging from a cancer diagnosis

Nine years ago, Lorraine Carefoot was diagnosed with cancer in her right lung, a shock to her since she had never smoked a day in her life. Since then she has undergone surgery and chemotherapy, dealt with treatment-related infections, and… Continue reading “Emerging from a cancer diagnosis”

Lorraine Carefoot

Carpenter Hospice is a home in the heart of Burlington that offers both residential-based care to people in the last stages of their lives, and community-based programs for people dealing with grief or a life-limiting illness. It lets residents spend their final days together with loved ones in an environment that is peaceful, comfortable and meaningful. It is staffed by a dedicated team of professionals and volunteers who provide compassionate palliative care to meet residents' every need and ensure that each moment matters.

Carpenter Hospice has been an integral part of Burlington since 2002 thanks to the generosity of the community and is committed to providing support services for those going through life's transitions.

Contact us for more information about our programs and services.

 

Upcoming Events

The week's events
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
November 16, 2020 November 17, 2020

Category: Bereavement Support10:00 am: Bereavement Walking Group

November 18, 2020 November 19, 2020 November 20, 2020 November 21, 2020 November 22, 2020
Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!