Locally owned and operated, Claytons's Funeral Directors provide open, honest, and complete information on all aspects of funeral services in Quesnel.
The Centre is the location for many celebrations and events throughout the year in Quesnel. Private citizens, clubs, and groups are able to rent the whole building or only just a room.
Northern Health has many services that you as a Northern resident who is dealing with a terminal illness, such as home nursing, hospice care and equipment.
Northern Health a wealth of services, educational tools, webinars, and articles for healthcare professionals so they can better assist their clients and patients when facing an end-of-life diagnosis.
Provides direct support to patients, families, and caregivers, to ensure the best quality of life possible while living with ALS
Provides supportive assistance, information, comfort and hope for those living with with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias
Covers the full spectrum of cancer care from prevention, screening, diagnosis and treatment, to research and education, to supportive and palliative care in BC
Provides health promotion, prevention services, analytical and policy support to government and health authorities, as well as diagnostic and treatment services to reduce communicable & chronic disease, preventable injury and environmental health risks
Established by the Ministry of Health to develop best practices in palliative care in British Columbia.
A membership-based organization representing cemetery, crematorium and funeral service professionals.
A BC Government link to how to access end-of-life care in British Columbia
A not-for-profit membership organization that represents individuals and organizations committed to promoting and delivering hospice/palliative care to British Columbians
A non-profit charity that fund raises, donates, and partners with healthcare to help those suffering from COPD, tuberculosis, and other respiratory related illnesses in Canada.
Financial aid provided by the British Columbia provincial government to cover palliative care expenditures related to medications and equipment.
BC’s pediatric palliative care provider for children with life-threatening illnesses and the families who love them.
A non-profit organization striving to improve the quality of life for family caregivers through support, information, and education.
Reforming the way health care is delivered to BC First Nations through direct services and collaboration with provincial partners. The FNHA serves and is governed by BC First Nations individuals and communities.
Provides reliable non-emergency health information and advice in British Columbia via telephone, their website, a mobile app and a collection of print resources.
For over 60 years, Heart & Stroke has been dedicated to fighting heart disease and stroke.
Developed by the BC government to help people as they age live a full, healthy life
Works to prevent elder abuse in BC, as well as provide information, assistance and support on issues impacting the health and well being of an older adult.
Victoria Hospice's mission is to enhance the quality of life for those facing life-limiting illness, death and bereavement through patient and family-centered care, education, research and advocacy. Check out their Resources Page
Bereavement Leave can be applied for when a family member passes away
Compassionate Care Leave is an unpaid leave allowing an employee to take time off to provide care and support to a family member who has a serious medical condition with a significant risk of death.
Government of Canada - EI Compassionate Care Benefits
Canadians can receive financial assistance through Canada's Employment Insurance when you must take time away from work to provide care or support to a critically ill or injured person or someone needing end-of-life care.
A guide to help you learn more about Palliative Care in Canada
A step-by-step guide filled with Canada Revenue Agency forms to help you do someone's taxes when they pass away
Advanced Care Planning
In British Columbia, advance directives are a legal option for all capable adults who want to do advance care planning. This site is filled with information on starting you Advance Care Planning journey in BC
This site is filled with information to start your Advance Care Planning journey in Northern BC
BC Cancer - Advance Care Planning
Covers the full spectrum of cancer care from prevention, screening, diagnosis and treatment, to research and education, support and palliative care
This is an American website but is filled with information on how to start the conversation about end-of-life care
Offer free courses and information province wide regarding choosing and being an executor. Checkout their resources page for free, downloadable resources to help your executor(s) with your estate after death
A free online workbook to help you figure our your Advance Care Planning needs and wishes
Advance Care Planning is a process of thinking about and sharing your wishes for future health and personal care. This resource helps you to tell others what would be important if you were ill and unable to communicate
Grief & Bereavement
A non-profit, free, and confidential service that connects the public to the most appropriate grief support services within the province of BC.
Developed by Dr. Alan Wolfelt, a grief counselor and educator, this resource offers support and understanding during times of grief and bereavement.
A free online resource to help parents support their children when someone in their life is dying or has died.
Developed by families and grief experts, MyGrief.ca is filled with stories from people who have "been there".
Promotes and supports the need for improved development and delivery of early intervention in life-threatening illnesses as well as active, competent and compassionate palliative care
Launched in 1985, provides Canadians with resources, guidance and education
The national voice and advocate for quality end-of-life and hospice palliative care in Canada through public policy, education and awareness.
A federal not-for-profit corporation committed to improving quality and access to palliative care for all Canadians through advocacy, partnerships, research and physician education.
Provides support and personalized information about palliative and end-of-life care to patients, family members, health care providers, researchers and educators
A global news and information resource committed to bringing you the latest news, commentary and analysis from the world of hospice, palliative and end of life care
A national, non-profit organization focused on building professional and community capacity to help improve the quality and accessibility of palliative care in Canada
The voice of volunteerism with the goal of promoting the value of volunteerism and building healthy BC Communities. Their programs help British Columbians mobilize their talents as volunteers, offer education opportunities, provide useful tools and ways to address critical community needs