Spiritual and Religious Services Spirituality is an integral component of healing. Spiritual health provides a source of coping, inner strength, peace, hope and joy even in difficult times. Sometimes hospitalization may lead to spiritual distress. Addressing this distress can contribute to a greater sense of wholeness and wellness. Members of the Spiritual and Religious Care Team are professionally trained to offer multi-faith care in a clinical setting. The Spiritual and Religious Care Team is available to patients, their families and staff. We not only support you in your spiritual distress; we can also journey with you during your times of consolation and peace. We can: listen and facilitate communicationassess spiritual needs and concernsoffer spiritual support and counselassist in contacting spiritual leaders arrange sacraments and ritualssupport people in crisisprovide support in decision making explore options for reconciliationguide through a grief processpray with or for you Multi-faith chapels can be found in a number of Horizon Health Network facilities and some are open 24 hours for patient and family convenience, providing a space for private prayer and meditation. Religious/spiritual needs or questions posed by a patient, patient’s family or member of the hospital staff should be directed to Spiritual and Religious Care Services or to the Chaplain on call. Worship services are also held in some locations. Patients and families can speak with staff for more information. A call/duty chaplain and Roman Catholic priest are available on call for after-hour emergencies by contacting the hospital switchboard. The Clinical Pastoral/Psychospiritual Education internship program and certification is a Horizon-wide program, with student placements available in each of our regional hospitals. Contact Information Horizon offers a number of support groups and therapeutic services to help you manage your health and foster wellness. Moncton The Moncton Hospital: 506-857-5348 Saint John Saint John Regional Hospital: 506-648-6014 St Joseph’s Hospital: 506-632-5429 Ridgewood Veterans Wing: 506-635-2422 Fredericton Dr. Everett Chalmers Regional Hospital: 506-452-5408 Miramichi Miramichi Regional Hospital: 506-623-3263 Videos Why is spirituality important in health care? What is a clinical spiritual care practitioner? What is Clinical Spiritual Care? When can I request Spiritual Care?