Built On Local Service - Established 1978DHS Health Care Service

Mission Statement

DHS Health Care Service has been providing quality compassionate care in the Durham Region area since 1978. Our nurses and health care providers are devoted to providing the highest quality of compassionate care to our clients. We believe that loved ones should be able to remain in the comfort and familiarity of their own homes – allowing them to be near loved ones, personal items and good memories. This enables them to maintain a strong sense of independence and well being.

Our services also allows family and friends to offer love and support without having to take on the overwhelming responsibility of caring for their loved one on their own, full time. With a wide range of home support services and qualified staff, DHS provides home health care for any situation, whether it’s a few hours a week or around-the-clock companion or nursing care. We work with our clients beforehand to assess their emotional and physical needs in order to be able to recommend a strategic plan of for in-home care. As your loved ones needs change, we can adjust our services accordingly.

Our clients and their families count on us to provide skilled, compassionate, and flexible in-home health care, and we don’t take that responsibility lightly.

DHS Health Care Service is a locally owned and operated Health Care Agency dedicated to the care and service of the people of Durham Region.

DHS Health Care Service offers service 24 hours per day, 7 days a week. Office hours are Monday to Friday 8:30 – 4:30. On-Call personnel are available after office hours.

DHS Health Care Service provides service in private homes, hospitals, long-term care facilities, as well as industrial and medical office locations.

Comprehensive Health Care is provided by:

Registered Nurses – Registered Practical Nurses

Health Care Aides – Palliative Care Specialists

Home Support Workers – Personal Support Workers

Hairdressers – Foot Care Specialists