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

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

New Advance Care Planning Resources

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

NSHPCA Conference 2014

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.