Social Services: Phone: (906) 635-4366
The Social Services Department works as part of the War Memorial Hospital healthcare team in order to support and serve acute care patients and Long Term Care residents with a variety of healthcare-related issues.
These issues include:
- dealing with psychosocial concerns related to diagnosis and illness,
- bereavement and grief,
- Advance Directives,
- planning for care and follow-up after discharge (discharge planning),
- referrals to community-based services,
- hospice services, and
- assistance with assisted living or nursing home placement.
For further information or assistance please contact a member of the Social Services healthcare team. Regular hours of operation are Monday through Friday, excluding national holidays, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.