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Margaret Stewart Ellis Home

About Margaret Stewart Ellis Home
Margaret Stewart Ellis Home is a 40-bed long-term care facility located in O'Leary, Prince Edward Island.
One respite bed is available at Margaret Stewart Ellis Home.

The beautiful courtyards designed for resident safety offer gardens, trees and green space for residents and family to enjoy.

What is the admission process?
You or your loved one’s individual care needs will be evaluated through a standard health assessment.

Generally, there are two types of service:

  1. Short-term – for respite, to provide short-term relief to caregivers; or restorative, to provide the care required so the individual can return to their home and community.
  2. Long-term – for permanent care, however, individuals can be discharged if their condition improves and they so desire.

For further information on the assessment process, eligibility and cost, please visit Long-Term Care or contact the Long Term Care Admissions Coordinator by calling the Home Care Office at (902) 859-8730. For financial questions or arrangements, contact the Long-Term Care Subsidy Program at (902) 438-4043.

What services are offered?
Services provided at Margaret Stewart Ellis Home include:

  • Nursing Services;
  • Medical Services;
  • Dental Care;
  • Podiatry Services (foot care);
  • Occupational Therapy;
  • Physiotherapy; and
  • Nutritional Services.

What activities are offered?
Margaret Stewart Ellis Home offers coordinated activities to meet your physical, social, spiritual, and emotional needs. These can involve both individual and group activities. Some examples of activities provided include: exercise classes, seasonal events, birthday parties, discussion groups, sing-a-longs, foot spa day, van rides, etc.

Religious services are offered every Tuesday at 2:30 p.m. in the dining room and are inter-denominational. Mass is held the last Thursday of each month at 2:00 p.m. Rosary and communion is offered every Friday at 1:30 p.m. in the sunroom.

Are there visiting hours?
To support a home-like environment, family and friends are welcome and encouraged to visit at anytime, and as often as possible.

Can I volunteer?
Volunteers play an important role in enhancing the quality of life of our residents. To inquire about how to become a volunteer at Margaret Stewart Ellis Home, call (902) 859-8755.

Can I make a donation to Margaret Stewart Ellis Home?
The Margaret Stewart Ellis Home gratefully accepts donations. These contributions are used to purchase materials and equipment that will enhance the residents’ quality of life that are not available through other sources of funding.

What other information is available?

How do I contact Margaret Stewart Ellis Home?
Health PEI - Margaret Stewart Ellis Home, O'Leary Margaret Stewart Ellis Home
14 MacKinnon Drive
PO Box 160
O’Leary, PE   C0B 1V0
Telephone:  (902) 859-8750
Fax:  (902) 859-8756

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