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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 Continuing Care Access 1-855-371-4122 phone or fax 1-855-776-3805. For access to Home Care programs or Acute Care, contact the facility in your community for more information.

Contact Details

Gift Lake Community Health Services

Telephone
780-523-6450
Tollfree
1-855-371-4122 (Continuing Care Access)
Fax
1-855-776-3805 (Continuing Care Access), 780-523-6458
Hours of Operation
Days of the Week

Monday
8:15 am - 4:30 pm

Tuesday
8:15 am - 4:30 pm

Wednesday
8:15 am - 4:30 pm

Thursday
8:15 am - 4:30 pm

Friday
8:15 am - 4:30 pm

Note

The Continuing Care Access Team has a 24/7 voicemail option and operates: 

  • Monday to Friday 8:15 am to 8:00 pm
  • Saturday, Sunday and Statutory Holidays from 8:15 am to 4:30 pm.
Access
Service Providers May Include
registered nurses (RNs)
Service Access

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


Partners

Partners/affiliations

Points West Living Grande Prairie Hospice

Service Locations