The annual provincial palliative care conference will be held May 24-25, 2018 at the Old Orchard Inn in Wolfville, NS. The event titled: A Palliative Approach: Clinical Pearls, is cohosted by the Nova Scotia Hospice Palliative Care Association and the … Continued
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
Bring your lunch and join us for a free public talk about the importance of advance care planning- a process of communicating your wishes for care and naming someone who can speak for you if you can’t speak for yourself. … Continued
The QEII Foundation is currently accepting applications for funding from the Gillian MacMichael Endowment Fund to support palliative care education. Bursaries are open to healthcare professionals in Nova Scotia continuing their education in palliative care. Interested applicants must apply by … Continued
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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
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
What is Advance Care Planning? Advance care planning is a process of reflection and communication, a time for you to reflect on your values and wishes, and to let others know your future health and personal care preferences in the … Continued
Have you heard and seen the recent PSA’s on advance care planning? Video: Audio:
We are now busy planning the 2014 conference which will be held MAY 8-10th 2014 in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Watch for more news and registration starting soon.