Transforming the landscape of longterm care: What has COVID-19 taught us?

Event Hosted by: Canadian Virtual Hospice Event Cost: Free Join us for a discussion about the impacts of COVID-19 on families and healthcare providers, integrating a palliative care approach and how to drive lasting improvements to long term care. Email events@virtualhospice.ca to reserve your spot.

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Increasing Your Comfort with the Dying Process; Softening the Fear

Event Organizer: In Autumn’s Cocoon Event Cost: $40 Stepping into the experience of dying can bring up a range of thoughts, feelings, and fears. What will the person look like? Will they be in pain, suffer? What should I say? Will I be able to handle this? I am afraid to be at the bedside […]

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What is the Role of the Caregiver? A Challenging yet Sacred Journey

Event Organizer: In Autumn’s Cocoon Event Cost: $40 Learning that a loved one is dying and that you will now need to take care of them can be both daunting and intimidating. Just as their life journey has dramatically changed course with the diagnosis, so has yours. What do you need to know to better […]

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The Importance of an End of Life Team; It Takes a Village to Support a Dying Loved One

Event Organizer: In Autumn’s Cocoon Event Cost: $40 Who should you have as part of your team when facing death or supporting someone during their journey to the end of physical life? What does palliative care and hospice specifically mean? Who are the members of the hospice care and medical teams you need to know […]

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An Important Conversation about Young Families’ Needs

Event hosted by: New West Hospice Society Advance Care Planning for Young Families. What matters to you and your family? Let’s talk. Join Heather Hansen and Andrew Saunderson, Social Workers, in a dialogue. Live streaming on NWHS’s Facebook Page. Event linked here  

Embracing the Organic Nature of Grief; An Expression of Love

Event Organizer: In Autumn’s Cocoon Event Cost: $40 Grief often feels out of control. You are not going crazy, it is normal. Your heart is in pain and you just want it to go away. When will these feelings end? How will I go on without the person I love? You feel like no one […]

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An Exploration of Mystery and Meaning; The Gift of Life Itself

Event Organizer: In Autumn’s Cocoon Event Cost: $40 Life is a mystery. Are you curious about the transcendent experiences of the dying? Have you ever heard of a dying person sharing visions, dreams or sounds in the room they were experiencing that others could not see or hear, yet they were real to them? Or […]

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Webinar: Guide Training Adaptations for Remote & Hybrid Work

Event hosted by: Ariadne Labs Join us to learn about three different models for adapting the Serious Illness Care Conversation Guide Training to meet the needs of remote and hybrid work environments.  As remote and hybrid work became more prevalent over the last year, systems implementing the Serious Illness Care Program rapidly transitioned the in-person […]