World Hospice and Palliative Care Day 2022

World Hospice and Palliative Care Day 2022

World Hospice and Palliative Care Day is October 8th, an annual unified day of action to celebrate and support hospice and palliative care around the world. The WHPCD theme for 2022: Healing Hearts and Communities The experience of grief and the need to heal unites...
Register Today – Hospice Education Day 2022

Register Today – Hospice Education Day 2022

THURSDAY – FRIDAY  |  October 27-28, 2022  |  Vancouver Airport Marriot Hotel The Federation of Fraser Region Hospice Societies, in partnership with the BC Hospice Palliative Care Association (BCHPCA) and Vancouver Island Federation of Hospices...
UBCM Hospice Endorsement

UBCM Hospice Endorsement

With the Municipal Election coming up, the UBCM 2022 Convention was well attended and more important than ever. At this year’s convention, the Town of Gibsons submitted a request to adopt EB21 – Hospice Services; a letter from Mayor William Beamish, click...

2022 Public Town Hall Recording

This year we were honoured to have Parliamentary Secretary Elmore as an opening speaker for our Townhall event. The event introduced the new board of the BCHPCA, highlighted key achievements of the Association this past year, and what to expect moving forward with...
Annual General Meeting and Public Townhall Meeting

Annual General Meeting and Public Townhall Meeting

The 2021 Annual General Meeting of our Members will be held on June 16th from 11:00 am – 11:30 am (PST). Members, please click the button below that says AGM REGISTRATION. Please don’t forget to also register for the Townhall below as there are two separate Zoom...
National Volunteer Week 2022

National Volunteer Week 2022

April 24th-30th,2022 During National Volunteer Week, we take the time to thank and celebrate volunteers all across the province of British Columbia, Yukon, and Canada! Click here for more information

Media Release

BC HOSPICE PALLIATIVE CARE ASSOCIATION STATEMENT A provincial approach to grief and bereavement services surrounding illicit drug toxicity deaths  VANCOUVER, BC — March 10, 2022 | The BC Coroners Service – Illicit Drug Toxicity Deaths in BC 2021...
Wildflower Bloom Campaign 2022

Wildflower Bloom Campaign 2022

April 4 – 30, 2022  Throughout the month of April, the BC Hospice Palliative Care Association (BCHPCA) will be leading the charge in honouring B.C. and Yukon Hospice Societies. 2022 marks the second annual Wildflower Bloom Campaign to raise funds for hospice societies...
Complexities of Grief in our Communities

Complexities of Grief in our Communities

March 14th – 17th, 2022 (12 to 1 pm Pacific Standard Time) Complexities of Grief in our Communities Following up from the 2021 Grief and Bereavement Summit we continue to work towards educating and promoting grief and bereavement within a provincial context....