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Geraldton District Hospital

John Owen Evans Residence

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Operates a 26-bed long-term care facility offering both chronic and extended stay care

Coordinates and delivers the following programs to residents:
  • Community Special Events
  • Facility Tours
  • Guest Speakers
  • Intergenerational Programs
  • Memorial Services
  • Pet Visitation/Therapy
  • Volunteer Appreciation Events
  • Voting Day Polling Station

Provides residents with the following services:
  • 24-hour Nursing Care and Supervision
  • 24-hour On Call Physician
  • Care Conferences
  • Foot Care
  • Hairdressing/Barber Services
  • Laundry Services
  • Meals
  • Medication administration
  • Palliative care (end of life care)
  • Physician Visits
  • Social Work Services/Family Services Coordinator
  • Spiritual Programs and Pastoral Care
  • Various recreational programs and social events
Offers the following amenities:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarms on Exit Doors
  • Animals on-site
  • Common television room
  • Private and semi-private rooms with 2-piece washroom (toilet & sink)
  • Shared shower/bathing rooms
  • Secure Building Exits
  • Secure Units
Long-Term Care is located on the upper floor of the hospital, to the right of the lobby
Hours of Operation
000 - 2400
000 - 2400
000 - 2400
000 - 2400
000 - 2400
000 - 2400
000 - 2400

Mon-Sun 24 hours
  • Individuals 18 years of age and older
  • Have a valid Ontario Health Card (OHIP)
  • Have health care needs that cannot be met with any combination of caregiving, care at home or care in the community
  • Have health care needs that can be met in a long term care home
Application Process
Through the North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN)
Program - Some programs may require additional fees ; Service - Accommodation; Some services may require additional fees ; Fee assistance available for Basic accommodations ; assistance is provided by Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC).
Documents Required
Valid OHIP card
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
Agency Information
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211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
March 24, 2021