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Victoria Hospice News and Stories

May 2021 | Hospice, News Releases

Victoria Hospice calls for support on the frontline of compassion

“Palliative care isn’t only about managing symptoms and making people physically comfortable. It’s about closeness and humanity. It’s about helping families through the hardest days of their lives,” says Victoria Hospice Medical Director Dr. Amy Tan.

Apr 2021 | Hospice

Meeting the tsunami of grief

News from the bereavement services frontline at Victoria Hospice. When we think about the death of a loved one, most of us picture ourselves at their bedside. We want to be there with our loving presence to comfort and reassure them.

Apr 2021 | Events, Hospice, News Releases

Celebrate Fashion and Compassion with Victoria Hospice

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (VICTORIA – April 26, 2021) – On Sunday, May 2nd, join Victoria Hospice supporters in a gift box reveal event that celebrates fashion and compassion. Purchase of a fundraising Kit for Compassion gift box admits you to the virtual event. Guaranteed to inspire self-compassion through style, taste and the senses, Kits for […]

Apr 2021 | Hospice, Volunteer

A Message for our Volunteers

Read more about how our amazing volunteers are staying connected and the sharing of a very special message for them.

Apr 2021 | Hospice, News Releases

Island Hospices Step Forward to Start Conversation on Advance Care Planning

Ensuring our wishes and values for our future health care starts simply, with a conversation. On Friday, April 16th, the Vancouver Island Federation of Hospices (VIFOH) will host experts from across Vancouver Island to help individuals take the first step in Advance Care Planning.