The British Columbia Hospice Palliative Care Association calls for hospice volunteers to be deemed essential for the future of quality hospice palliative care and be recognized as essential positions during and post COVID19.
A new report from the Provincial Hospice Working Group (PHWG), proposes a series of actions to prepare hospice organizations to work together to address the needs of British Columbians affected by aging and serious illnesses in local communities.
The 2019-2020 year was one of significant growth and milestones for Victoria Hospice. Read about these milestones in our 2019-2020 Annual Report and about the people and compassion that help provide quality palliative and end-of-life care for all.
Twenty-six years ago, Tarj Mann, an avid golfer, got together with twelve of his close friends to organize a golfing weekend away in Courtenay, B.C. They aptly named their trip “The Mountain Golf Tournament” and ended up having such a great time, the weekend tourney became an annual event! In 2010, a close friend of […]
Words of kindness shared by our community to our care team at Victoria Hospice.
Learn more about this exciting Volunteer Opportunity to Join our Patient Partner Advisory Committee. Deadline to apply is August 10th, 2020!
“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 […]
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.
As we celebrate Father’s Day this year, we celebrate Victoria Hospice Legacy Donors and father & daughter Darrell Nute and Leslie Reece.
While the in-person walk has been postponed to 2021, you can still join in virtually for this year's Peace Walk.