Author: Matt Williams

Oct 2021 | Hospice

Victoria Hospice Welcomes New Board Members

At the heart of many organizations is a Board of Directors dedicated to furthering its cause. The Victoria Hospice Society is proud to welcome four new members to its Board of Directors, helping us fulfill our goal of quality palliative and end-of-life care for all.

Oct 2021 | Hospice, Volunteer

Honouring Outstanding Hospice Volunteers

Each September, Victoria Hospice awards honorary life memberships to volunteers who have served with distinction and made significant contributions to our organization. We extend our sincere congratulations and gratitude to these exemplary Hospice volunteers: Sheridan Cooper, Maureen O’Neill, and Kimberly Smit.

Sep 2021 | Hospice, Staff, Volunteer

Victoria Hospice Releases 2020-21 Annual Report

Victoria Hospice is proud to release our Annual Report for 2020-21, highlighting the many achievements of our team over the past year.

Sep 2021 | Bereavement, Newsletter

Room to Grieve, Space to Heal

Leslie Hogya’s son Jean­-Guy was creative and fun­-loving with a larger-­than-­life personality to match his 6 ́5 ̋ frame.

Jul 2021 | Volunteer

Volunteer Spotlight – Janet Zaharia

Although our volunteers’ presence in our Inpatient Unit has been halted by provincial health orders, a few volunteers currently support our administrative teams from home. Janet Zaharia is one of them. Meet Janet!

Jun 2021 | Hospice, Newsletter

Driven by Compassion

The Victoria Hospice Palliative Response Team (PRT) covers a lot of ground. They travel more than 35,000 km every year, providing 24-hour crisis intervention for patients and families right at home...

Jun 2021 | Hospice, Staff

Victoria Hospice announces new Chief Operating Officer

Victoria Hospice and the office of the CEO is pleased to announce that Jon Schmid has accepted the role of Chief Operating Officer beginning July 26. Jon is a respected leader with 25 years of healthcare, military, and clinical operations...

Jun 2021 | Events, News Releases

The Teeny Tiny Garden Tour goes virtual to support Victoria Hospice

Join Victoria Hospice and gardeners around the region on the small screen for a glimpse into some of Victoria’s best backyard gardens starting Sunday, June 13. This year’s Virtual Teeny Tiny Garden Tour fundraiser showcases three fabulous gardens to enjoy right from home–rain or shine.

May 2021 | Legacy

Leave a legacy with the gift of a lifetime

Victoria Hospice patients and families know gifts of a lifetime are found in present moments. During Leave a Legacy Month, Victoria Hospice salutes donors who have chosen to support hospice with a legacy or bequest gift, and the people who inspired them.

Apr 2021 | Events, Hospice, News Releases

Celebrate Fashion and Compassion with Victoria Hospice

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (VICTORIA – April 26, 2021) – On Sunday, May 2nd, join Victoria Hospice supporters in a gift box reveal event that celebrates fashion and compassion. Purchase of a fundraising Kit for Compassion gift box admits you to the virtual event. Guaranteed to inspire self-compassion through style, taste and the senses, Kits for […]