St. Paul’s Hospital
St. Paul’s is an acute care teaching facility offering a comprehensive range of services to residents of Saskatoon and northern Saskatchewan. Inspired by the example of Sr. Marguerite d’Youville, St. Paul’s continues a tradition of Catholic health care by sharing in a call to reveal the goodness and love of the Creator God for all people. Spiritual Care Education is one of the specialized health care services St. Paul’s contributes to the Saskatchewn Health Authority. The CPE program at St. Paul’s Hospital is affiliated with St. Andrew’s College.
Swan Valley Community CPE
The Swan River Valley District is located in west central Manitoba, Canada. The area consists of the Town of Swan River (pop 4,000) which services 18 surrounding smaller First Nation, Caucasian and Metis Communities. Opportunities for clinical placement include the 55 bed Swan Valley Health Centre, three Long Term Care Facilities, community health services such as Mental Health and Palliative Care as well as community agencies such as the Canadian Mental Health Association store front office. The supervisor is certified as both a Psycho-Spiritual Therapist and Spiritual Care Practitioner and has many years experience in health care and congregational spiritual care. Low cost accommodation is available at local hotels and campgrounds, billets and dorm rooms at a local Bible College .
Santa Maria Senior Citizen’s Home, Regina
Santa Maria Senior Citizens’ Home is a Catholic healthcare organization providing Long Term Care to senior citizens for over 50 years in the South Eastern part of the province. Built in 1968 by the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Regina, under the sponsorship of the Knights of Columbus, the Home was operated by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Pembroke until 1985. Santa Maria was owned by the Archdiocese of Regina. In November 2012 ownership was transferred to Emmanuel Care (formally known as the Catholic Health Ministry of Saskatchewan).
Santa Maria Senior Citizens’ Home provides nursing and supportive care to 147 residents (this includes 4 respite beds for short-term placement). Santa Maria provides Level 3 and 4 resident/family centered care and have one unit dedicated to the care of individuals with advanced Alzheimer disease and other dementias.