Healthcare

Healthcare in Renfrew is outstanding and centers around The Renfrew and Area Health Village located in the southwest end of town. The Village includes Renfrew Victoria Hospital, Hospice Renfrew, Bonnechere Manor, Groves Park Lodge, Quail Creek Retirement Centre, Addiction Treatment Services, Gamma Dynacare Laboratories, Ottawa Valley Physiotherapy, Robillard Hearing Centre and RVH Sleep Products.

The Royal Victoria Hospital (RVH) has a staff of 450-plus, state-of-the-art equipment and a variety of specialty clinics. RVH is continuing to expand with renovations to the second floor and the construction of a brand new Regional Nephrology Centre. Special in-patient services include an emergency department, diagnostic imaging, hemo and peritoneal dialysis, oncology, sleep laboratory, a special care unit and palliative care.

Hospice Renfrew offers palliative care with six beds for those confronting a terminal illness. With a friendly, caring staff comprised of volunteers, the facility is free of charge and provides around the clock care and support for residents of Renfrew.

The Bonnechere Manor has room for 177 residents and offers professionally supervised long-term care for those that need it.  The Bonnechere Manor also has a Day Program for adults.  These activities contribute to supporting individuals in their own homes by assisting them to function at their optimum level and remain living in the community. 

Groves Park Lodge (GPL) is a 90 unit long-term care centre for seniors. A single floor facility, it offers plenty of activities as well as a hair salon, a library, a multi-denominational chapel and a physiotherapy exercise area. Delicious meals are expertly prepared under the watchful eye of a nutritionist. 

Quail Creek Retirement Centre is a gorgeous building for active retirees and offers tailored assistance for those that need it.

The Addiction Treatment Centre offers help to individuals 12 years of age and older. They specialize in various forms of care and support for those addicted to drugs, alcohol or gambling.

Gamma Dynacare Laboratories offers a variety of laboratory services for physicians and other healthcare professionals including specimen collection, transportation, testing and results reporting. The services are extended to community care access centres, community health centres and long-term care facilities.

Ottawa Valley Physiotherapy offers customized physiotherapy as well as sports medicine, massage therapy, acupuncture, fitness programs, ergonomics, custom orthotics and custom bracing.

The Robillard Hearing Centre has been serving the Ottawa and surrounding area residents with quality aural services since 1958 and RVH Sleep Products is a fitting extension of the Renfrew Victoria Hospital Sleep Apnea Study Laboratory.

There are plenty of other healthcare facilities throughout the town, such as dentists, denturists, laser therapy clinic as well as chiropractors and massage therapists.

Overall, Renfrew is not only a great place to enjoy when healthy, but also provides all the care and support required to help you stay that way.