We are a charity organization and you can help us in our goal!

WE PROVIDE SPECIALIST CARE FOR PEOPLE IN OUR COMMUNITY

We believe everyone should have access to the right palliative and bereavement care for them, when and where they need it.

We couldn't provide the care we do for clients and their families without the overwhelming support we receive from our community. Your donation makes a huge difference. 

 

More than 90% of our funding comes from our hugely generous local community.

About us

Matthews House Hospice is a registered charity offering caring, compassionate support to individuals, care-givers, and loved ones facing a life-limiting illness or grieving a loss.

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client care

Our Staff and Volunteers can help by providing Visiting and Residential Hospice, Group and One-on-One Counselling, Wellness Programs, Education and Outreach.

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Volunteer

Our Volunteers are essential members of our community interdisciplinary health care team. Consider your availability and together we will develop a way for you to share your skills and interests.

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4TH ANNUAL HARVEST GALA - OCTOBER 2, 2015

Tickets Only $125.00 each!!

Tickets are now on sale for our Harvest Gala in October. Last year's gala was spectacular!!

Get your order in before they are gone! 

Pop in or call Lisa on 705 435 7218 to purchase/reserve.

 

meet our team

Kim Woodland

Interim Director of Hospice Services

Wendy Graham

Programs Coordinator

Ludi Cole

Clinical Lead, Residential Program

LATEST NEWS AND EVENTS


NEW WORKSHOP - CHRONIC DISEASE SELF-MANAGEMENT PROGRAM

STARTING WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 23 - 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Our next Stanford University Chronic Disease Self-Management Program will be offered to individuals or their caregivers dealing with any chronic disease - This wonderful FREE 6 week program will begin Wednesday, September 23rd through to October 28th, 2015 from 1:00 - 3:30. It will run for 6 Wednesday's.  Please call Anne Gibson at 705-435-7218 to register.

NEW CAREGIVERS WORKSHOP

STARTING FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 25 - 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

CARING FOR THE CAREGIVER 101

This 6 week, introductory course will help caregivers embarking on the care of a loved one to understand how to navigate the illness, navigate the health care system, use available services in a timely fashion, and be proactive, all while looking after themselves. It will discuss advance care planning, and the concept of anticipatory grief. This is a FREE course. To sign up please call Lisa at 705-435-7218

 FUTURE GROWTH

Matthews House has purchased a one acre parcel of land in downtown Alliston for the specific purpose of building a 10 bed residential hospice. Read more under Client Care, Residential Hospice.


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