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Programs & Services


Palliative and End of Life Care

Provides symptom management, comfort and guidance to people experiencing a life limiting or terminal illness.

Health services offered to palliative and end of life patients include:

  • nursing care
  • physiotherapy
  • occupational therapy
  • respiratory therapy
  • nutritional services
  • social services and counselling
  • advance care planning

Support services offered to palliative and end of life patients can include:

  • personal care
  • respite care
  • Meals on Wheels
  • medical equipment provided by Alberta Aids to Daily Living Program

Services vary by community. Please contact the Home Care program or Acute Care facility in your community for more information, or contact Continuing Care Access.

Contact Details

Extendicare Athabasca

Address
4517 53 Street
Athabasca, Alberta
T9S 1K4
Telephone
780-675-2291
Fax
780-675-3833
Hours of Operation
Available
24 hour service
Access
Service Providers May Include
registered nurses (RNs)
Service Access

Call Continuing Care Access (CCA) at 1-855-371-4122, or fax 1-855-776-3805, to contact a Palliative Care Resource Nurse or for access to Home Care.


Partners

Partners/affiliations

Points West Living Grande Prairie Hospice

Service Locations