We're renovating and relocating from Jan. 23 to April 15
The Dorothy Ley Hospice is undergoing significant renovations from Jan. 23 to April 15, 2024. During this time, individuals in our care will be temporarily relocated to The McCall Centre for Continuing Care, 140 Sherway Drive. Our Administrative offices will remain at 220 Sherway Drive.
Individuals and their families who have questions about the provision of care during this time can speak to Lauren Favalaro, Admissions (416) 626-0116 x252.
What is a Hospice Volunteer?
Our team has worked to provide a comfortable space. Below are examples of our full en suite care suites at the McCall Centre for Continuing Care (140 Sherway Dr.), along with some images of our care wing. Click on an image to expand the picture.
FAQ about the temporary location
The renovations are necessary so that the hospice can add two permanent hospice
rooms equipped with a washroom and all the features needed to provide care. The hospice also must replace its air conditioning unit as it no longer works and needs to make several improvements to the facility to enable safe care.
Yes, all the hospice services will be available and the care will be provided by the Dorothy Ley Hospice nurses, personal support workers, medical doctors and volunteers. The care will be the same as at the hospice just in a different location.
We will work with you and your loved one to find another hospice or a palliative care unit that would meet the needs of your loved one.
Yes, the hospice will continue to be open (Monday – Friday) and all community programs will continue to be provided on-site on the lower level.