at 2220 Kildare Road, Windsor , N8W 2X3
Windsor Essex County Cancer Centre Foundation
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NATIONAL SOCIAL WORK MONTH Cancer places a heavy emotional toll on patients and their families. Social Work is an essential service to improve the quality of life for people affected by cancer. The Windsor Regional Cancer Program has 4 full time social workers available for patients and families at no cost. To make an appointment with a Social Worker please ask a member of your healthcare team to make a referral on your behalf, or referrals can also be made by calling 519-253-5253.
NATIONAL SOCIAL WORK MONTH Social Workers at the Cancer Centre are experienced in medical social work or working with patients who have chronic or long-term illnesses. Their experience is in the provision of professional social work to cancer patients and their families. Cancer Program Social Workers are members of the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers. Social Workers help with counseling, crisis intervention, information and referral assistance to community agencies, advocacy, support group facilitation, therapeutic touch/relaxation techniques and support services throughout the continuum of care.