COVID-19 INFO

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Saying Goodbye Campaign

The Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association (CHPCA) and the CHPCA Champion’s Council are thrilled to announce the launch of the “Saying Goodbye” campaign. …more

News & Announcements

International Self-Care Day 2020

International Self-Care Day 2020

International Self-Care Day comes at a time when our community has all been impacted by the global pandemic in some way. British Columbia Hospice Palliative Care Association encourages frontline workers, caregivers and volunteers to acknowledge the importance of...

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BCHPCA Black and Indigenous Lives Matter

BCHPCA Black and Indigenous Lives Matter

 Re: #BlackLivesMatter, #IndigenousLivesMatter in Hospice and Palliative Care  Vancouver – Tuesday, July 7th, 2020 1:30 PM  Letter to our Members, Hospice Providers and Palliative Care Community:  We in hospice and palliative care are colleagues...

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BCHPCA COVID–19 Hospice Impact Report

BCHPCA COVID–19 Hospice Impact Report

The British Columbia Hospice Palliative Care Association (BCHPCA) has launched its COVID–19 Hospice Impact Report on May 29, 2020, to provide a snapshot look into the impacts that hospices have been undergoing since the pandemic. This report is to highlight the three...

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“Saying Goodbye” BCHPCA Press Release

“Saying Goodbye” BCHPCA Press Release

The extreme restrictions on end-of-life visitations across Canada and British Columbia during the COVID-19 pandemic, has seen families and clients dying alone. The Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association (CHPCA) and the CHPCA Champion’s Council and now the BCHPCA...

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BCHPCA Covid-19 Hospice Society’s Support Fund

BCHPCA Covid-19 Hospice Society’s Support Fund

As COVID-19 becomes the norm in current days, there are significant challenges that hospices have been facing in delivering care to those nearing end of life and the community.

This COVID-19 Hospice Society Support Fund will help BCHPCA in providing support systems for hospices in BC to better aid their communities, the vulnerable, those grieving, and facing end of life. Services include; grief and bereavement services, accessing and training of personal protective equipment (PPE), public and professional education and a platform for associated procedures and processes for hospice providers during these unprecedented times.

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Advance Care Planning Day 2020

Advance Care Planning Day 2020

Since 2012, April 16th has marked the day for National Advance Care Planning in Canada, serving as a reminder not only to start these important conversations with your substitute decision maker(s), but to review your wishes, if applicable. Each year, as part of Advance Care Planning (ACP) day, we choose unique campaign themes which guide the development of materials and resources for the ACP day toolkit.

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ADVOCACY & NEWS

BCHPCA continues its effort with the Ministry of Health to advocate for support and access to hospice palliative care services in the province …more

RESOURCES & LINKS

Look here for a variety of documents and links about hospice palliative care and other topics of interest. …more

DIRECTORY OF MEMBERS

Browse our member and affiliate directory on an interactive map.  …more