Resources & Services

 

Advance Care Planning

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Advance care planning begins by thinking about your beliefs, values and wishes regarding future health care treatments if you become incapable of expressing your own decisions

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Palliative Care Volunteers

 

 

The role of the Palliative Care Volunteer is to provide emotional, social, and spiritual support to those that are dying and their loved ones. This includes companionship, respite care, and vigil support.

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Recommended Readings

There is a wealth of knowledge written about death, dying, grief, and bereavement. Listed are some books that you might find helpful.

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Spiritual Care

As a non-denominational association, the QDHPCA knows everyone's spiritual needs are different. It is also an important part of the individuals well being.

 

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Helpful Videos & Podcasts

Sometimes there is no time to read a book on all the elements of death and dying. That's why a video or a podcast can be so helpful during difficult times

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Grief & Bereavement

 

Whether coping with life-threatening diagnosis or dealing with the loss of a loved one, Northern Health's free grief and bereavement support program is available to help you.

 

Referrals can be made by an individual, a physician, any health care professional or community agency. 

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Education & Events

Education is a big part of what we do. From laypeople to healthcare providers, everyone needs to know their rights and options when it comes their end of life journey.

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Event Volunteers

Everyone has something that they excel at. Be it organizing an event, selling raffle tickets,or decorating, we want your expertise.

 

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Helpful Websites

The internet is filled with palliative care websites, but which one pertains to you as a Canadian?

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News & Articles

The QDHPCA is always busy. Besides helping others with equipment needs, Palliative Care Volunteers, or fundraising, we spend a lot of time finding information we hope will help others during their journey. So our News & Articles section is ever changing.

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Contact Us

 

Making the Road Less Lonely

 

Quesnel & District Hospice Palliative Care Association

900 St Laurent Avenue

Quesnel, BC

V2J 3S3

Phone: 250-985-5816

Fax: 250-985-5506

email: qdhpca@gmail.com

Registered Canada Charity #119107753 RR0001

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