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...
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...
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...
“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...
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 fund will help the BCHPCA in providing support systems for hospices in BC around the...
Advance Care Planning Day 2020

Advance Care Planning Day 2020

A Life Well Lived is a Life Well Planned Advance Care Planning is a process of reflection and communication. It is a time for you to reflect on your values and wishes, and to let your substitute decision maker know what kind of health and personal care you would want...
Let’s bust the myths about Hospice Palliative Care!

Let’s bust the myths about Hospice Palliative Care!

Let’s bust the myths about Hospice Palliative Care! May 4th –10th, 2020 observes the twentieth annual Hospice Palliative Care Week. It is time to celebrate and share the achievements of Hospice Palliative Care throughout the nation. This year, the Canadian Hospice...