Palliative Education & Research Day

This year we are transitioning from an in-person conference to a completely online platform For Monday, October 19th, 2020. Our first priority remains the health and safety of delegates, our colleagues, exhibitors and the communities in which we live and work. We are pleased to announce our speakers Plenary Speakers: Dr. Cara Bablitz & Brenda […]

BCHPCA 2020 Annual General Meeting

The BCHPCA 2020 Annual General Meeting will be held Wednesday, October 28th, at 11am PST. The following will be sent out to members 2 weeks prior to the AGM: The agenda for this meeting The minutes of the 2019 AGM. Annual Financial Statements At the meeting, members will have the opportunity to: find out and […]

CHPCA Learning Institute

The CHPCA’s Learning Institute brings together health care professionals from across the country for an intense learning weekend. The program is directed towards intermediate and advance learning levels and is facilitated by the best faculty in Canada along with recognized international leaders to make up a most sophisticated caliber of educators and mentors. The Canadian […]

Saying Goodbye – Online Concert

Every Canadian deserves the chance to say goodbye to their loved ones, even in an unprecedented crisis such as COVID-19. There have been too many heartbreaking stories of families who were unable to say goodbye due to extreme restrictions on end-of-life visitations. As a result of these restrictions during the pandemic, many people who have […]

Bereavement Day – BCHPCA & CHPCA Campaign

The third Tuesday in November marks the annual National Bereavement Day in Canada. On this day, CHPCA encourages Canadians to engage government and all sectors of Canadian society in a national dialogue to identify and support access to the necessary resources for those living with grief and bereavement. A variety of resources are made available […]

Quality Café: Resilient Health Care Systems

During next week’s Quality Café, learn about resilience in the context of health care systems and find out how to use the Resilience Assessment Grid (RAG) to better understand the way systems respond to major disruptions. The interactive session will use a major case study that we are all living through (COVID-19) to illustrate the […]


Quality Forum 2021 – Submission Deadline

Share Your Work at Quality Forum 2021 Submit Your Abstract by November 20! The Forum is a great opportunity to share your work with others who are passionate about improving the quality of health care. We're ready to receive your abstracts and can't wait to profile your work! Visit and follow an easy four-step process […]

National Bereavement Day Webinar

National Bereavement Day Webinar November 26th, 2020 12:00-1:30 pm (EST) Please join the Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association (CHPCA) and the Quality End-of-Life Care Coalition of Canada (QELCCC) for a free webinar to learn about new exciting work being done!   In this webinar: Updates from National Bereavement Day – highlights of the 2020 National […]

Giving Tuesday – BCHPCA & CHPCA Campaign

GivingTuesday is a global movement for giving and volunteering, taking place each year after Black Friday. The “Opening day of the giving season,” it’s a time when charities, companies and individuals join together and rally for favourite causes. In the same way that retailers take part in Black Friday, the giving community comes together for GivingTuesday. […]

Introduction to Advance Care Planning


We plan for birthdays, weddings, and even dinner – so why don’t we plan our health care? What health care decisions are made when you are no longer capable of making them yourself? Who acts as your Representative or Substitute Decision Maker? What are your values, wishes and beliefs? Learn about these terms, what they […]

Lunch & Learn Fundraising Expo Series

Join us from December 7th - 11th, 2020 from 11:30 to 12:30 pm for our Lunch & Learn Fundraising Expo. Note: Visit our Event Page for Registration & Recorded Webinars Presenters Monday - Global Philanthropic Canada - The Fundraising Plan Tuesday - Hopeful Inc - Using Social Media Wednesday - SOSJ and BCHPCA - Seed […]