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Abbotsford News
Hike for Hospice at Mill Lake ParkThis year, as part of the National Hike for Hospice, Abbotsford Hospice Society
Hike for Hospice at Mill Lake Park
Abbotsford News / Posted 2 days ago
This year, as part of the National Hike for Hospice, Abbotsford Hospice Society is uniting with other hospice palliative care organizations across Canada to raise funds and awareness. The local event takes place Sunday, May 1 at Mill Lake... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
QHC doctors studying assisted-dying responseare discussing it at the board level,” she said. “Our stand is that only 30 pe
QHC doctors studying assisted-dying response
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 2 days ago
are discussing it at the board level,” she said. “Our stand is that only 30 per cent of Canadians have access to quality hospice palliative care. That’s what we’d like to talk about,” said Dowdall. “We need to find ways to improve that. “We... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Women of Excellence awards announcedheld senior positions on the Ontario Hospital Association Board and is the volu
Women of Excellence awards announced
Chatham Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
held senior positions on the Ontario Hospital Association Board and is the volunteer representative of the Erie St. Clair Hospice Palliative Care Network. Her service includes nine years on the Tri-County Literacy Network, which promotes lifelong... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
An unexpected friendship forms in hospice as the end of life nearsJen Moss took to Jody Wooton from the first moment they met. Jen, 41, the hosp
An unexpected friendship forms in hospice as the end of life nears
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 days ago
Jen Moss took to Jody Wooton from the first moment they met. Jen, 41, the hospice nurse. Jody, her irreverent patient, all but spitting in the eyes of her doctors. “ ‘Refuse treatment and you won’t live two months,’ ” Jody remembers one doctor... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Move for What Matters May 1terminally ill. Community Care Northumberland picked up the Hospice Movement c
Move for What Matters May 1
Northumberland Today / Posted 8 days ago
terminally ill. Community Care Northumberland picked up the Hospice Movement challenge in 2010 when they integrated the Hospice Palliative Care program into their basket of community support services. Building on the success of previous hospice... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Sears supports Hospicefor patients, their caregivers, families and children.” In the last fiscal yea
Sears supports Hospice
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 8 days ago
for patients, their caregivers, families and children.” In the last fiscal year Hospice Quinte provided 10,000 hours of hospice palliative care to more than 400 clients and patients in the community. Seventy per cent of Hospice Quinte’s... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Hike For Hospice event cancelledthank everyone who has been a part of this wonderful event.” The Hike for Hosp
Hike For Hospice event cancelled
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 9 days ago
thank everyone who has been a part of this wonderful event.” The Hike for Hospice is coordinated in part by the Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association, the national association that provides leadership in hospice palliative and end-of-life... Read more
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BC Local News
Hike For Hospice event cancelledthank everyone who has been a part of this wonderful event.” The Hike for Hosp
Hike For Hospice event cancelled
BC Local News / Posted 9 days ago
thank everyone who has been a part of this wonderful event.” The Hike for Hospice is coordinated in part by the Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association, the national association that provides leadership in hospice palliative and end-of-life... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
EL’s St Bernard’s turns 25side of its operation. “In the mid-1990s when HIV/Aids exploded, nobody wanted
EL’s St Bernard’s turns 25
Daily Dispatch / Posted 10 days ago
side of its operation. “In the mid-1990s when HIV/Aids exploded, nobody wanted to look after the patients. That’s when the Hospice Palliative Care Association of SA decided we would look after them. “Back then it was a death sentence and so that... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Preparing for the worstadvance care planning for anyone older than 16, said Amy Pritzker, community en
Preparing for the worst
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 11 days ago
advance care planning for anyone older than 16, said Amy Pritzker, community engagement lead with the North Simcoe Muskoka Hospice Palliative Care Network. "It's a process of communicating to loved ones what is important to you and what you want... Read more
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MedCity News
Quality of life to the end of life: A gerontechnology tourhave the answers I should have to help my own family navigate the options and d
Quality of life to the end of life: A gerontechnology tour
MedCity News / Posted 11 days ago
have the answers I should have to help my own family navigate the options and decided to explore innovations in end of life care. Not only do we have a long way to go in improving quality of life to the end of life, we also waste a great deal of... Read more
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Queensland Times
New general manager takes the reins at Ipswich Hospice CareDEATH is an inevitable, normal part of life and Ipswich Hospice Care’s new gene
New general manager takes the reins at Ipswich Hospice Care
Queensland Times / Posted 14 days ago
DEATH is an inevitable, normal part of life and Ipswich Hospice Care’s new general manager hopes to also make it an everyday part of conversation across the city. Paul Brew started in the role earlier this month after 18 years working in health care... Read more
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Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune
Fundraisers focused on hospice societyprofessional dance instructors from the Grande Prairie area. All the money rais
Fundraisers focused on hospice society
Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
professional dance instructors from the Grande Prairie area. All the money raised from the event goes to the Grande Prairie Hospice Palliative Care Society (GPHPCS). While the Swinging With The Stars dancing event that is being held on May 7 at the... Read more
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Business Wire
Heart to Heart Hospice Foundation partners with University of North TexasPLANO, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Heart to Heart Hospice Foundation, a 501(c)
Heart to Heart Hospice Foundation partners with University of North Texas
Business Wire / Posted 17 days ago
PLANO, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Heart to Heart Hospice Foundation, a 501(c) (3) non-profit public charity that provides financial support for patients nearing end of life, their families, and the greater community through various charitable... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
New resale store opens this weekA new charitably-oriented resale store is set to open this week in Jefferson Ci
New resale store opens this week
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
A new charitably-oriented resale store is set to open this week in Jefferson City. Butterfly Treasure Hospice Shop, which will help support the work of the Missouri Hospice & Palliative Care Association, will open for the first time Wednesday, with... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Pueblo single mother's dying wishes coming trueA patient at Sangre de Cristo Hospice & Palliative Care is getting her dying wi
Pueblo single mother's dying wishes coming true
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 29 days ago
A patient at Sangre de Cristo Hospice & Palliative Care is getting her dying wishes tonight. The 38-year-old single mother of two has been in hospice care for weeks. Her wishes before she passes are to one, give her kids something to remember her... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Hike for Hospice in Mayare preparing for a big annual fundraiser. The Hike for Hospice is a national
Hike for Hospice in May
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 30 days ago
are preparing for a big annual fundraiser. The Hike for Hospice is a national event that raises awareness and money for hospice palliative care in Canada. Funds raised through Hike for Hospice stay in the community in which they are raised. All... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Sudbury's Vale Hospice hopes to raise $150,000feel privileged to once again celebrate the compassionate hospice caregivers, v
Sudbury's Vale Hospice hopes to raise $150,000
The Sudbury Star / Posted 30 days ago
feel privileged to once again celebrate the compassionate hospice caregivers, volunteers and medical professionals who make Hospice Palliative Care the caring and highly valued profession it is," Scott Sonder, RBC regional vice-president of the... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
It's time to have 'the talk'Mundell Funeral Home, Couchiching Family Health Team, the City of Orillia, the
It's time to have 'the talk'
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 1 months ago
Mundell Funeral Home, Couchiching Family Health Team, the City of Orillia, the Gilbert Centre and the North Simcoe Muskoka Hospice Palliative Care Network. The event is a free drop-in and is open to the general public. All ages welcome. There will... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Nancy Carol Bujak6 to 8 p.m. at McEwen Funeral Service, Derita Chapel, 6300 Mallard Creek Road,
Nancy Carol Bujak
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 1 months ago
6 to 8 p.m. at McEwen Funeral Service, Derita Chapel, 6300 Mallard Creek Road, Charlotte. The family would like to thank Carepoint Homecare for their assistance in providing caregivers to attend to Nan during the last 12 months, with special... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
New leader moves in at Loveland Habitatemployees and families who get to move into the homes." Werner said she was re
New leader moves in at Loveland Habitat
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 1 months ago
employees and families who get to move into the homes." Werner said she was ready for a change in her professional career after working in hospice care since 1992. In her last position, she served as executive director of Hospice of... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Workshop will inform caregiversA caregiver workshop from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. April 26 at Novant Health Thomas
Workshop will inform caregivers
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 1 months ago
A caregiver workshop from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. April 26 at Novant Health Thomasville Medical Center's in the connections room. The center is located at 207 Old Lexington Road, Thomasville Caregivers will learn how to take better care of yourself... Read more

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