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Programs & Services

Palliative Care

Provides care for people at the end of life.

Supports people and their families during the dying process and at the end of life. Services are offered in different places, including at home, in health centres, and in continuing care centres.

Services include:

  • assessing and dealing with symptoms
  • giving end-of-life care options
  • planning care at home
  • offering counselling and support
  • helping people access care and resources outside the area

Contact Details

Eckville Community Health Centre

5120 51 Avenue
Eckville, Alberta
T0M 0X0
Hours of Operation
Days of the Week

9:00 am - 4:00 pm

9:00 am - 4:00 pm

9:00 am - 4:00 pm

9:00 am - 4:00 pm

9:00 am - 4:00 pm


Call during hours of operation for information on service delivery.

Service Providers May Include
counsellors, dietitians, doctors, palliative care specialists, pastoral care counsellors, pharmacists, registered nurses (RNs), rehabilitation therapists, social workers, volunteers

Must be diagnosed with a life-limiting illness. This includes end-stage chronic disease.

Service Access

New clients need to call Continuing Care Access Centre toll free intake line at: 1-855-371-4122 weekdays from 8:15am - 8:30pm and weekends from 8:15am - 4:30pm. Existing clients contact their local office as normal.

Wait Times

Waiting times vary depending on the urgency of need at the time of referral.

Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Service Locations