The Caregiver Support Portal provides online support and resources for caregivers. Caregiving can be incredibly rewarding, and it can be incredibly isolating and stressful too. This website is meant to assist caregivers in finding the support they need, exactly when they need it.
Tyendinaga Township Council proudly announced their support for Hospice Quinte’s Heart & Home Building Campaign, by pledging a $75,000 donation, over a three-year period, to the construction of the new Hospice Quinte Care Centre.
There are many ways that a family or an individual can be faced with an “end-of-life diagnosis”. Learn how to provide appropriate hospice palliative care to individuals facing Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia in this week's Changing Lives Podcast.
Have you ever wondered what to say to a friend or family member who has just experienced a significant loss? In the moment, it can be difficult to find the right words to express your condolences. But the fact remains that you should still say something to express your sympathy and show your support.
This year, May 5th to the 11th marks the nineteenth annual Hospice Palliative Care Week – our time to celebrate and share achievements of hospice palliative care throughout the nation, while also shedding some light on areas needing improvement.
Death has become a very difficult subject for many to discuss in modern society. It’s a part of every person’s life, and yet we don’t receive much education in that area, and many people find it challenging to even find someone to talk to about it, when the time comes.
When someone you love has died, it raises all kinds of issues and questions that can be difficult to process. After the initial period of shock there is often a period of strong and conflicting emotional responses which include anger, sadness, guilt, denial and depression.