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Bereavement Support

Hospice Vaughan

Address: 31 Woodbridge Avenue Woodbridge Ontario L4L 2S6

Telephone: (905) 850-6266

Email: info@hospicevaughan.com

Website: http://www.hospicevaughan.com/      

Programs: http://www.hospicevaughan.com/index.php/our-programs

Description: Services offered include in-home Volunteer Visiting Program, Children & Teen, and Adult Grief & Bereavement Support Groups, Referral Services, and more.

Serves: People of all ages

Eligibility: Support is offered to persons of all ages, their families and friends, coping with life-threatening illness or dealing with the loss of a loved one.

Cost: No cost to Vaughan residents   Contact for further details

Office hours and accessibility: Contact for further details.

 

Evergreen

Thornhill Office: (Dufferin & Steeles) 220 Charlton Ave. Thornhill, ON L4J 6H2

Markham Office: (Hwy 7 West of Markham Rd.) 5762 Highway 7 East, Suite 201 Markham, ON L3P 1A8

Telephone: (416) 499-2185

Email: info@evgcares.org

Website: http://www.evgcares.org/

Programs and Services: http://www.evgcares.org/programs-services/

Service Area: http://www.evgcares.org/about-us/service-area

Description: Supportive services for individuals and families facing a life-threatening illness, as well as grief and bereavement support for those dealing with the loss of a loved one.

Serves: People of all ages

Eligibility: Support is offered to persons of all ages, their families and friends, coping with life-threatening illness or dealing with the loss of a loved one.

Cost: No cost.

Contact for further details.

 

Doane House Hospice

Address:17100 Yonge Street, Newmarket, Ontario L3Y 8V3

Telephone: (905) 967-0259

Email: info@doanehospice.org

Website: http://www.doanehospice.org/

Programs and Services: http://www.doanehospice.org/Programs-and-Services

Description: The services of Doane House Hospice are offered free of charge and include all day programs at the Hospice and support in client’s homes. Registration is required for all programs and services. Including arth therapy, Bereavement program, caregiver support, and more.

Serves: People of all ages.

Eligibility: Anyone experiencing bereavement.

Registration: Call to register.

Cost: No cost.

Office hours: 8:30am – 4:30pm Monday to Friday. Closed  Saturday, Sunday

Community Support Services and Programs

York Region  

See website for locations and contact information of specific programs.

Website: http://www.york.ca

Health Information and Program:
http://www.york.ca/wps/portal/yorkhome/health/!ut/p/a1/04_Sj9CPykssy0xPLMnMz0vMAfGjzOI9Hd09PTy8Dbzcgy1MDDzDvMwdwwz9DUw8jYEKIoEKDHAARwNC-sP1o8BKjIxMzDwMnQ28DDz8LQw83cwDTF0sPAwNvI2gCvBYUZAbYZDpqKgIAKQEGNo!/dl5/d5/L2dBISEvZ0FBIS9nQSEh/#.WIjxCfkrLIU

Community Support:
http://www.york.ca/wps/portal/yorkhome/support/!ut/p/a1/04_Sj9CPykssy0xPLMnMz0vMAfGjzOKNjEzMPAydDbwMPPwtDDzdzANMXSw8DA0CTYAKIoEKDHAARwNC-sP1o_Aq8TaCKsBjRUFuhEGmo6IiAPcwsbw!/dl5/d5/L2dBISEvZ0FBIS9nQSEh/#.WIjxLfkrLIU

Description: York region’s website offers links and information of dozens of community centres and other locations offering a range of programs and services. Programs include children services, financial assistance, housing, Ontario works, new baby support, and a broad spectrum of other health and wellness support groups, programs and services.

See program page for details regarding age ranges, eligibility, and registration for specific programs.

 

Markham Public Libraries

Address: Several locations. See specific links for branch and hours page.

Telephone: David Zambrano, Manager, Library Programs: (905) 513-7977 Extension 7145

email: David Zambrano, Manager, Library Programs: E-mail: dzambrano@markham.library.on.ca

Website: https://markham.bibliocommons.com/

Library Programs: http://www.markham.ca/wps/portal/Markham/RecreationCulture/Library/Programs/

Description: Markham Libraries provide everyone in the community the opportunity for success. Their resources, staff, programs and spaces enrich the lives of everyone in Markham.  Programs include child, youth, and adult specific programs, educational, supportive and more.

Registration: Once you find the program which best fits your needs, copy the barcode and visit https://econnect.markham.ca/Start/Start.asp, enter the barcode into the search bar and register for the program.

Cost: Prices vary among programs

Office hours: All Markham Public Library branches except Thornhill Village Branch are open during regular business hours:

Monday to Thursday 9:30 AM to 9 PM
Friday 9:30 AM to 5 PM
Saturday 9 AM to 5 PM
Sunday 1 PM to 5 PM

See program page for details regarding age ranges and eligibility for specific programs.

 

Richmond Hill Public Library

Several branches. See Locations and Contact information link.

Website: http://www.rhpl.richmondhill.on.ca/RHPL/

Programs: http://www.rhpl.richmondhill.on.ca/Programs/

Locations and Contact information: http://www.rhpl.richmondhill.on.ca/AboutUs/HoursOperation.cfm

Description: Richmond Hill Libraries offer a range of programs including those designed for children, teens, adults, and families. Programs include educational classes- i.e. reading, language, taxes etc., art programs, family story time, and many more. Visit the website to see list of programs

Cost: Prices vary among programs

See program page for details regarding age ranges, eligibility, and registration for specific programs.

 

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