Advanced Illness and Palliative Care

Spectrum Health Care’s Advanced Illness and Palliative Care program is designed to provide you and your loved ones with the right care and support, at the right time, in the right setting. We strive to make our services and supports client centred by creating customized holistic care plans that fit the needs of each individual and their family.

At Spectrum Health Care, we understand that a diagnosis of a serious advanced illness can be challenging and complex. That is why our team of clinicians and care providers take the time to understand your unique diagnosis and care requirements including your physical, emotional, spiritual and practical needs. Our Advanced Illness and Palliative Care Program consists of four key pillars:

Clinical Services

24/7 access to our interdisciplinary team of clinicians including:

  • Physicians
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Nurses
  • Personal Support Workers
  • Physiotherapists
  • Companions/ Support Staff
  • Paramedics/Advanced Care Paramedics
  • Integrative wellness practitioners
  • Spiritual and bereavement care providers.
  • Care concierge staff

Family Caregiver Relief and Practical Supports

Mature care companions to provide quality homemaking and respite services to caregivers and their loved ones. Services include:

  • Driver Companions
  • Live-In/Drop-In Companions
  • Overnight Services
  • House Cleaning

24/7 bedside-to-bedside patient transfers, for wheelchair and stretcher bound individuals. Primary and Advanced Care Paramedics on board each transfer to provide paramedic care under the direction of a Medical Director.

Wellness and Counselling

A comprehensive range of wellness and spa services alongside psychosocial, spiritual, and bereavement services to support individuals and their family members.

Care Concierge and Information Services

A dedicated Care Concierge service available 7 days a week to assist you and your loved ones with all of your care and support needs including assistance in navigating the health care system to efficiently find the right services and information you need.


Our Program Manager will assess your situation and provide recommendations on customized care plans for your short and long term needs.

For more information or to order this service, we invite you to contact us at our Toronto or Mississauga office, or complete our quick contact form located at right and a Spectrum Health Care representative will contact you as soon as possible.

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