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

Changing ability to eat and drink
Dyspnea and breathing pattern changes
Preparing for death: A guide for caregivers
Relaxation techniques
What to do if a hemorrhage occurs

Grief Support

Bereavement Services: Supporting you in grief and loss
10 things to know about grief
Funeral Services: Decision making and planning
Grief: Coping with challenges
Grief: Understanding your emotions
Grief: What makes it difficult
Special days and holidays
Things to remember when supporting a grieving person

Child and Youth Grief

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

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


Healthy Relationships in Health Care (previously titled Relationship Management)

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