Chaplains from several faith traditions visit hundreds of individuals in their homes each year to share stories and prayers, and support family members, caregivers and patients. They are experienced and trained to assist patients and their caregivers in understanding life’s events as they relate to their spiritual and emotional well-being.
If patients wish to continue their spiritual care beyond the home care period, chaplains make every effort to connect patients with their own religious communities.
There are many reasons why clients and their families may need spiritual care. They may:
Catholic Health chaplains may be contacted by a home care nurse or therapist aide or by calling the Catholic Health Home Care Office at (716) 685-4870.
Chaplains may also be contacted directly. Click here to view phone numbers for our chaplains.