News & Updates

Stories from our staff and volunteers

May 2020 | Hospice

A War Hero and an Inspiration

Margaret Brooke was a remarkable woman who lived a remarkable and inspiring life. Margaret joined the Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) in 1942. On October 14, 1942

May 2020 | Hospice, Nursing

National Nursing Week: “To the Hands and Hearts that Care”

A famous expression says, “not all heroes wear capes.” This National Nursing Week, that statement is especially true. At Victoria Hospice, our heroes wear many things including a compassionate, caring smile.

May 2020 | 40th Anniversary, Volunteer

Forty Years of Care: Carol-Ann Staples

Read more on the story of Carol-Ann Staples, a longtime volunteer with Victoria Hospice.

Apr 2020 | Hospice

Video: Why Advance Care Planning is Important

Produced by our Education and Research Department, this video helps explain what Advance Care Planning is and it's importance.

Apr 2020 | Hospice

Living with Loss in Isolating Times

In these uncertain times concerning COVID-19, please know that Victoria Hospice is here to support you. ‘Social and physical distancing’ and staying at home can be isolating, but we our team of trained professionals is still available to provide support.