Spiritual Care

Spiritual-Care

Spiritual Care

Spiritual Care is offered in cooperation with community-based faith groups. It is available to people of all spiritual perspectives−during times of joy, uncertainty, grief and sorrow.  

Access

Spiritual Care is offered through the hospital's Chaplain. It is available 24 hours a day.

Business Hours

To access Spiritual Care during regular business hours (9 a.m. to 4 p.m.):

  • Ask your health care team,
  • Call switchboard at 905-632-3737; or, 
  • Call the Chaplain's office at 905-632-3737 ext. 5727

After Hours 

To access Spiritual Care after regular business hours:

  • Call switchboard at 905-632-3737

Personal Faith Leaders

Community-based faith leaders are welcome to attend to patient needs while in-hospital. The hospital's Chaplain is available to facilitate meetings.  

The Sacred Space

The Sacred Space is a non-denominational retreat for quiet prayer and reflection. It is open 24 hours a day.  It is equipped with:

  • a hand-wash station,
  • foot-wash station,
  • prayer mats,
  • rosaries; and,
  • spiritual literature and sacred writings.

Location

1S116 (near the waved wall)

Events & Activities

  • Devotional Prayer
    Mondays, 1-3 p.m.

  • Ashes
    Wednesday, March 6
    10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Smudging

The Sacred Space can safely accommodate smudging. Smudging involves the burning of sacred herbs, for spiritual cleansing or blessing. 

Reservations

Chaplain
905-632-3737 ext.5727

Contact Us:

Joseph Brant Hospital
1230 North Shore Blvd.
Burlington, ON L7S 1W7

Numbers

P: 905-632-3737