Spiritual Care

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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:

  • Ask your health care team,
  • Call switchboard at 905-632-3737; or, 
  • Call the Spiritual Care Coordinator's office at 905-632-3737 ext. 5725

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 Spiritual Care Coordinator 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.

Smudging

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

Location

The Sacred Space is located on Level 1 of the South Tower. 

Reservations

Spiritual Care Coordinator
905-632-3737 ext.5725

Contact Us:

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

Numbers

P: 905-632-3737