The Nova Scotia Hospice Palliative Care Association is the provincial body for hospice and palliative care in Nova Scotia, Canada. Please read more about our Mission, History and Board of Directors.

Conference 2017

A Good Death:
Conversations, Challenges and Compassion

June 1-3, 2017

Atlantica Hotel Halifax
1980 Robie Street
Halifax, Nova Scotia

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Advanced Care Planning

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We have a range of palliative care, bereavement and volunteer training resources for professionals, volunteers and families.

We have recently updated our listing of grief and bereavement groups in Nova Scotia.

Please see: Grief Support Groups HRM and Nova Scotia Updated December 17th 2014

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NSHPCA is Recruiting for Board Members

Our Mission is to achieve comfort and peace for persons living and dying with a life threatening illness throughout Nova Scotia. The Association exists to promote the philosophy and principles of palliative care through networking, public and professional education, advocacy … Continued