Calgary

Salvation Army, The - Salvation Army Agape Hospice


Description
Provides a peaceful, compassionate, and caring environment where those afflicted with a terminal illness can live out their remaining days with respect and dignity.

Service offers:

  • individualized physical, social, emotional, and spiritual care
  • private rooms in a home-like environment
  • services from doctors, nurses, and resident attendants who provide physical care to help alleviate fear and enhance the resident's quality of life for their remaining days
  • comprehensive volunteer program in areas such as conversation, respite for families, tea, pet visits, and walks in the garden

Affiliation: Alberta Health Services - Calgary
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to adults:
  • age 18 and older
  • diagnosed with a terminal illness and prognosis of three months or less
  • who desire palliative (comfort measures) rather than curative treatment
  • who agree to a C goals of care (C1 or C2)
  • residing within the Calgary zone
Application Process
Service Access: Professional Referral Required,
  • Palliative Home Care
  • Palliative Consult Service in Acute Care

Referral Process: Yes,

Professional referral is required. 




Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
403-282-6588
Fax
403-284-1778
Web Site
http://www.agapehospice.ca
Email
information@agapehospice.ca
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: No


Documents Required

Professional referral is required. 

Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes -
Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Registered Not-For-Profit
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
July 14, 2021
Address
1302 8 Avenue NW
Calgary, AB, T2N 1B8
Open in Google Maps