NSHPCA Conference June 1 to 3, 2017

Posted by on May 12, 2017 in Uncategorised

Take part in the Nova Scotia Hospice Palliative Care Association 27th Annual Conference! A Good Death: Conversations, Challenges and Compassion Thursday, June 1 to Saturday, June 3, 2017 Atlantica Hotel Halifax, 1980 Robie Street, Halifax Register online for the conference or view the schedule.    

Lost and Found

Posted by on May 11, 2017 in Uncategorised

This article originally appears in Canadian Family Physician, April 2017, 63 (4) 306-307. Author: Dr. Maria J. Patriquin MD CCFP Dr. Patriquin is the founder of the Living Well Integrative Health Center, Assistant Professor at Dalhousie University in Halifax, NS, the Atlantic Canada representative for the Mental Health Committee of the College of Family Physicians of […]

AST Gala Dinner – May 5, 2017

Posted by on Apr 6, 2017 in Uncategorised

The Atlantic School of Theology is celebrating its Annual Gala Dinner on Friday, May 5, 2017 at the Lord Nelson Hotel, 1515 South Park Street in Halifax. The reception begins at 6 p.m. followed by dinner at 7 p.m. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit the Atlantic School of Theology website. Guest speaker: […]

The Passing

Posted by on Mar 15, 2017 in Uncategorised

The Passing by Brad McRae My father died at home surrounded by familiar things and by the people who loved him. We had always been very close and I thought I would be devastated by his death. Such was not to be the case. My father’s death will always be excruciatingly sad and very difficult […]

NSHPCA Conference June 2017: Call for Volunteers

Posted by on Mar 10, 2017 in Uncategorised

A call for volunteers! A Good Death: Conversations, Challenges & Compassion Nova Scotia Hospice Palliative Care Association Thursday, June 1 to Saturday, June 3, 2017 Atlantica Hotel and Conference Centre, Halifax, NS Hospice Halifax is pleased to collaborate in the presentation of the annual provincial palliative care conference. If you are interested in contributing to […]

We’re feeling the love! Thank you!

Posted by on Feb 13, 2017 in Uncategorised

What a sultry, red-hot evening in support of Halifax’s first freestanding residential hospice! From the night’s shared stories on the importance of hospice care to the laughs and embraces on the dance floor and the photo booth, our guests wore their hearts on their sleeves. We heart our attendees, Friends of Hospice, and committed event […]