Victorian Order of Nurses (VON):
VON Palliative Care Volunteer Program
The VON Perth-Huron Palliative Care
Volunteer Program provides volunteer visits to clients who are facing
life-threatening illnesses and/or those who are bereaved. The Program
serves the South Huron County area including Grand Bend, Bayfield,
Zurich, Exeter and surrounding rural areas.
The Palliative Care Volunteer Program
office is situated at the South Huron Hospital, Exeter.
Services are available at the South Huron
Hospital, Long-Term Care Homes or Client's own home.
A Bereavement Consultant offers bereavement
support to adults and youths through one-on-one visits, sponsoring
bi-annual support group sessions, as well as providing resources
uncluding books, videos and pamphlets.
To contact the VON Palliative Care
Volunteer Program call 519-235-2510 and speak to Kim Winbow, Program