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9 06, 2018

Our Wish List

2018-06-09T18:52:26+00:00 June 9th, 2018|Community|0 Comments

Our Wish List Furniture for Points West Living Hospice New or next to new dark brown leather recliner for residents and families to use in the common area at Points West Living Hospice. Please contact for more information New or next to new laptops or ipads for families to utilize for educational purposes and [...]

9 05, 2018

What Butterflies mean to Palliative Care

2018-05-10T12:26:41+00:00 May 9th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The butterfly had deep meaning in many cultures. To Native Americans, the butterfly is a symbol of change, joy and color. The exquisite butterfly was considered a miracle of transformation and resurrection, representing the never-ending life cycle. In early Christianity, the butterfly was a symbol of the Soul. Therefore; when you look at a butterfly [...]

12 04, 2018


2018-04-12T16:00:11+00:00 April 12th, 2018|Community, Events, Volunteerism|0 Comments

Palliative “Care” is Grande Prairie Hospice’s quarterly newsletter for donors and supporters, showcasing articles and information about the people and events that enrich our community. A printed version of this newsletter is distributed through the mail, while a PDF version is posted on our website and emailed to interested parties. We are always looking for [...]

21 03, 2018

Compassion Fatigue

2018-04-06T11:08:13+00:00 March 21st, 2018|Community, Volunteerism|0 Comments

Compassion Fatigue-Coping with Burnout April 13th, 2018 @ 10:30-12:00pm Facilitator: Carol Ballard – Chaplain PWL Hospice, Grande Prairie Carol’s workshop is free to anyone who has cared for or is currently caring for someone who requires long-term care, is palliative or has passed away. Please note that this includes professional staff, volunteers, and the rest [...]

16 03, 2018

Interested in Becoming a Volunteer?

2018-03-19T21:36:37+00:00 March 16th, 2018|Community, Volunteerism|0 Comments

We have a variety of volunteering opportunities: Volunteers for Events Memory Tree Volunteers at Festival of Trees – volunteers help create awareness about Palliative Care, help set up and take down display, assist visitors with hanging memory cards on the tree and collect donations for the Memory Tree  Swinging with the Stars  – volunteers participate [...]