COVID-19 information for patients and families

To help protect our people, patients and communities, we are screening everyone who enters our main hospital buildings. Some of our entrances may be closed or have reduced access.

Please check our COVID-19 information page for more updates before coming to our sites.

Support / Professional Services

Social Work


Our social workers work closely with other members of the health care team to provide care to patients dealing with illness, depression, anxiety, interpersonal conflicts and other psychosocial issues. Interventions may be with patients, families, caregivers, hospital and community support services and may include the following:

  • psychosocial assessment
  • counselling for individuals, families or groups
  • patient and family education
  • resource counselling
  • discharge planning
  • care co-ordination and case management
  • advocacy
  • consultation