Category: Hospice

Patient Partners at Victoria Hospice
Jul 2020 | Hospice

Help Shape the Services of Victoria Hospice

Learn more about this exciting Volunteer Opportunity to Join our Patient Partner Advisory Committee. Deadline to apply is August 10th, 2020!

Jun 2020 | Hospice

Sweethearts Connected through Song

“I Iove to talk about my sweetheart and to honour her any chance I get,” says Ray Mau of his wife Jan, who “transitioned to heaven” at Victoria Hospice on August 24th, 2019. For several month now, Ray has been raising funds in Jan’s honour to support the Music Therapy Program at Victoria Hospice. He […]

Jun 2020 | Hospice

Victoria Hospice Partners with Inter-Cultural Association

Talking about our health-care wishes and the end of life is not always easy. Victoria Hospice’s Education and Research team has introduced a game to the community that makes it easier to explore, reflect, and share wishes and values around end-of-life care.

Jun 2020 | Hospice

Father Daughter Duo Give Back to Hospice

As we celebrate Father’s Day this year, we celebrate Victoria Hospice Legacy Donors and father & daughter Darrell Nute and Leslie Reece.

Jun 2020 | Hospice

Gordy Dodd’s 11th annual Walk for Peace is going Virtual

While the in-person walk has been postponed to 2021, you can still join in virtually for this year's Peace Walk.

Jun 2020 | Events, Hospice, News Releases

Virtual Garden Tour Raises Funds for End-of-life Care

Victoria Hospice celebrates its 40th anniversary this year. To mark this milestone, they aim to raise $40,000 for this year’s Teeny Tiny Garden Tour Virtual Edition, launching on Sunday, June 14th.

May 2020 | Hospice

A War Hero and an Inspiration

Margaret Brooke was a remarkable woman who lived a remarkable and inspiring life. Margaret joined the Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) in 1942. On October 14, 1942

May 2020 | Hospice, Nursing

National Nursing Week: “To the Hands and Hearts that Care”

A famous expression says, “not all heroes wear capes.” This National Nursing Week, that statement is especially true. At Victoria Hospice, our heroes wear many things including a compassionate, caring smile.

Apr 2020 | Hospice

Video: Why Advance Care Planning is Important

Produced by our Education and Research Department, this video helps explain what Advance Care Planning is and it's importance.

Apr 2020 | Hospice

Living with Loss in Isolating Times

In these uncertain times concerning COVID-19, please know that Victoria Hospice is here to support you. ‘Social and physical distancing’ and staying at home can be isolating, but we our team of trained professionals is still available to provide support.