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Jan 2020 | Bereavement

Walking as Therapy for Grief

This letter was written by Lynda Corby to Betty Anderson, a Victoria Hospice bereavement counsellor...

Jan 2020 | 40th Anniversary

CFAX Citation Rose – 1979

2020 marks Victoria Hospice's 40th Anniversary. However, our roots date back to 1978 with the formation The Victoria Association for the Care of the Dying...

Dec 2019 | News Releases

Expansion of Palliative and End-of-life Care in Greater Victoria

Today on the Victoria Hospice Rooftop Garden the Ministry of Health, Island Health, and Victoria Hospice gathered to make a joint announcement about the expansion of palliative and end-of-life care in our community.

Dec 2019 | Bereavement

Article: Grief and the Holidays

December can be full of celebration. Lights and decorations adorn households and family gatherings fill the calendar. The month can be also be one of difficult for those who have lost a loved one.

Nov 2019 | Bereavement, News Releases

Victoria Hospice Launches Child & Youth Grief Podcast

Tuesday, November 19, 2019 marks the third annual National Bereavement Day in Canada, a day to advocate for grief and bereavement resources and reinforce the idea that grief is a part of life...