St. Joseph’s Villa is a leader in compassionate care in our community.

We are proud to provide short stay transitional care for individuals recovering from medical or acute care.

Located on the 5th level of St. Joseph’s Villa, in Dundas, our convalescent care program offers 24 hour round the clock care, supervision and accommodations for 35 patients.

With the support and expert guidance of our team of nurses, occupational and physiotherapists and assistants, social workers, therapeutic recreation specialists, individuals return successfully to an independent lifestyle at home. We focus on providing the best rehabilitation care and services to help our clients reintegrate into the community feeling healthier, happier and stronger.

Convalescent Care at St. Joseph’s Villa involves:

  • Short-term stay (90 days) at St. Joseph’s Villa for recovery of strength, endurance and functional independence
  • Full participation in engaging, effective program activities and services
  • Health education to learn & re-learn skills for independence and self-care
  • A safe and suitable location in the community upon completion of the program

Convalescent Care is funded by the Ministry of Health and Long-term Care. Patients must meet regulatory criteria for admission. Referrals for CCU programs are managed by the Local Health Integrated Network and partner hospitals.