Hospice Stories

For three years running, Think Communications has sponsored the annual Cycle of Life Tour, a two-day cycling event that has raised more than $230,0
In 2016, Victoria Hospice received two of the largest gifts in its 36-year history totaling more than $3.8 million dollars – the equivalent of a st
Pat Carfra: 35 Years of Care at Victoria Hospice
Cheering could be heard throughout the day on May 9th at the 5th Annual Anneswer to Cancer soccer tournament, but the biggest
On May 3rd over 300 participants and 30 canines gathered at Fisherman’s Wharf Park for the 4th Annual Victoria Hike for Hospi
On March 28, 2015, local artist Vicki Love hosted an art fundraiser at her home in support of Victoria Hospice.
At some time in our lives, we all suffer loss – but we don’t all experience or process grief in the same way. A new form of treatment can help, and...
Eileen Learoyd (detail of portrait by Myfanwy Pavelic)
When Eileen died, it was like losing many people: a constant friend, sister, a demanding teacher, an amusing playmate, a fellow adventurer. She had...
Participants at the October End of Life Education Session experienced a blend of both the science and soul of palliative care.
One year, around Christmas, one of our patients was a young Middle Eastern man who had a brilliant career in the arts field.
HeART For Hospice benefit auction
The kindness that moved everyone who attended HeART For Hospice didn’t begin or end at the doors of the Union Club.
HeART For Hospice
On November 19, the Union Club was filled with 43 pieces of beautiful art, and over 140 collectors with beautiful hearts, ready to bid on their...

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Quality end-of-life care for all: Our mission is to enhance the quality of life for those facing advancing illness, death and bereavement through skilled and compassionate care, education, research and advocacy.