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 2015

Integrated Palliative Care: What does it look like in practice?

When:  June 11-12, 2015

Where: Best Western Glengarry, Truro, Nova Scotia

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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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Upcoming Workshop – Sydney Nova Scotia

  Hospice Palliative Care Society of Cape Breton County Presents: The Grief Journey : A One Day, Interactive Workshop for Health Care Professionals, Pastoral Care Workers, Social Workers, Volunteers, Caregivers and Family Members struggling with loss and bereavement. Friday, May … Continued

Free Public Lecture

Join us for a free public talk that will feature discussions about the importance of advance care planning — a process of communicating your wishes for care and naming a substitute decision maker who can speak for you if you … Continued