Monthly Archives: April 2015

Golf tournament supports Albany hospice center

… educate about the services that the Albany Community Hospice and the Wilson Hospice House offers,” said Jennifer Stephens, Regional Executive Director of Albany Community Hospice. “Also to reconnect with family members who may have lost loved ones … ENTIRE…

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Local hospice society recognized as a leader

Craig Johnson, executive director of the Colchester East Hants Hospice Society, is busy planning for National Hospice-Palliative Care Week, which runs May 3 to 9. The society will host You’ll Die Laughing with Ron James on May 8. Craig Johnson,…

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C-K Hospice volunteer honoured

hospice executive director, in a media release. Rush retired from the Chatham Kent Health Alliance having worked in a number of roles. Her last position was co-ordinator of palliative/support care and oncology. ENTIRE POST: Hospice Director

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CK Hospice volunteer feted

Lyn Rush, one of Chatham-Kent Hospice’s first volunteers, was inducted into the June Callwood Award Circle of Outstanding Volunteers at the Hospice Palliative Care Ontario Conference recently held in Toronto. The June Callwood Award was established in … ORIGINAL: HOSPICE…

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Castlegar Hospice Society celebrates National Hospice Palliative Care Week

The organization has been providing essential hospice support services since 1985. Executive director Suzanne Lehbauer says “Castlegar Hospice is in a unique position as we provide services to 100 per cent of the community. We provide hospice services … ENTIRE…

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Chief executive to leave St Barnabas Lincolnshire Hospice

Sarah-Jane Mills will leave St Barnabas Lincolnshire Hospice and take up a role with Lincolnshire West Clinical Commissioning Group The chief executive of St Barnabas Lincolnshire Hospice has announced her decision to leave the role and take up a position…

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Hospice of Northwest Michigan receives grant to improve online services and technology resources

Hospice of Northwest Michigan has announced it will receive … Foundation to be used toward better meeting the needs of the community. Amy Wieland, executive director, said the funding will be used to support and to improve the organization’s technology…

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Springhill Hospice is lauded for restoring an empty pub into a tea room

has received the Most Inventive Hospice Retail Initiative Award at the recent Hospice UK Retail Conference. Julie Halliwell, chief executive at Springhill Hospice said: “I am delighted that we have won this award. Staff and volunteers have worked so hard…

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Mother of two who beat breast cancer died just months after getting the all clear when she fell off her horse while galloping on a beach as she fulfilled her 'bucket list' wish

An unexpected death is extremely difficult to cope with.’ Staff at the hospice where Mrs Murrary-Jones worked were in tears after being told of the tragedy. Nicky West, chief executive said: ‘Geraldine was a much-loved member of staff at St…

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Hike For Hospice in Grey Bruce Sunday

The Residential Hospice of Grey Bruce is hosting its annual fundraiser. Based in Owen Sound, it’s about to mark it second anniversary. Executive Director Scott Lovell notes the province covers only a fraction of the costs to operate the hospice…

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