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Alternate Name OCR ; Résidence Saint-Louis
Former Name Bruyere Continuing Care ; Bruyère Continuing Care (2019) ; SCO Health Service (2008)
Legal Name Bruyère Continuing Care
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Orleans
Address & Map
879 Hiawatha Park Rd
Ottawa, ON K1C 2Z6
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Intersection Orleans Blvd and Jeanne D'Arc Blvd N
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) 198-bed long term care home * medical, nursing and restorative care in accordance with each resident's individual needs in a home-like environment 
* One respite bed * Peritoneal Dialysis Unit * convalescent care 
General services: dietary * medical * nursing * spiritual care * pharmacy * volunteer services * recreational activities * social work 
Consultative and support services: occupational therapy * physiotherapy * specialized services * speech-language pathology 
In-home amenities: cafeteria * convenience store * hairdressing salon * extensive walking paths along the Ottawa River
Hours Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
Open to seniors and adults 18 years and over who are deemed eligible by the Home and Community Care - LHIN as per the Long-Term Care Homes Act 2007
Application Sign up for a guided tour (offered on Fridays at 2:15 pm) by calling 613-562-6262 ext 1998 * For Bruyère Village seniors' apartment rental inquiries call 613-683-2508 or email * For all other programs, apply through Home and Community Care - LHIN by calling 310-2222 or TTY 613-745-0049
Languages English ; French - Designated Agency under the French Language Services Act ; Day program which is offered exclusively in French
Fees Service - Rates set by the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care * subsidies for basic rates may be available for eligible applicants
Service Categories Adult Out of Home Respite Care ; Nursing Facilities ; Telephone Reassurance ~ Older Adults
Waiting List Yes
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-562-6262 ext 2518
Fax 613-683-5013
Primary Contact Melissa Donskov, Administrator / Executive Director, Bruyère Continuing Care; Phone: 613-562-6262 ext 2520; Email:
Alternate Contact Susan Wendt, Director of Care, Bruyère Continuing Care; Phone: 613-560-6262 ext 2513; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Mariama Diallo, Volunteer Coordinator, Bruyère Continuing Care; Phone: 613-562-6262 ext 2517; Email:
Primary Executive Melissa Donskov, Executive Director, Long-Term Care, Bruyère Continuing Care
Other Details
Established 1973 * Program: 1966
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health * Ministry of Long-Term Care * Local Health Integration Network ; Fundraising ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 888460441 RR0001 ; Fees
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Print Material Flyers * Newsletter * Family Newsletter
Resources Resource centre (library, computers), website
Accreditation Yes, by Accreditation Canada

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