Helpful Resources

Useful services and links

We’re Here to Guide You

At Victoria Hospice, we try to help you find a way through the overwhelming emotions and practical realities of coping with end-of-life illness. Here, you can find links to outside agencies for additional support, books, online tools and how-to guidance for practical concerns and planning. We’re here to help patients, families and caregivers navigate the journey with security and peace of mind.


How To

Useful Brochures

Caregiver Information

Preparing for Death: A Guide for Caregivers
Food and Fluids at the End of Life
Hemorrhage Information
Relaxation Techniques
Funeral/Memorial Decision Making and Planning

Grief Support

Ten Things to Know About Grief
Things to Remember When Supporting a Grieving Person
Child and Youth Grief
Special Days and Holidays
Victoria Hospice Bereavement Services

Child and Youth Grief

The suggested reading lists below were researched and compiled by Victoria Hospice’s Child and Youth Grief counsellor.

Young Children’s Suggested Book List
Middle/High School Suggested Book List
Infant Loss Resource List

Podcast: Victoria Hospice is proud to offer a three-part podcast about grief among children and youth. Click Here for more.

Information about Hospice

Welcome to the Unit
BC Cancer Agency Resource Links
A True Gift – Your gift makes hospice care possible
Leave Your Legacy – How you can make a difference with a gift for the future


Healthy Relationships in Health Care

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