vancouver, bc, october 1, 2020 at 1100 am hospice palliative care volunteers play an important role in supporting the programs offered by hospice societies across british columbia. These dedicated volunteers can be found at hospitals, inpatient units, clients homes. Bc hospice palliative care association is a not-for-profit, membership organization, which has been. Hospice palliative care programs offer services in your own home or in a hospice palliative care centre. Some hospice palliative care programs also offer services in nursing homes, long-term care facilities, or hospitals. Some people think that starting hospice palliative care is a last resort, that it means theyre giving up on life. As part of the interior healths central okanagan hospice palliative care program, facility providing hospice services. The bc centre for palliative care license by creative commons license attribution-noncommercial-noderivs applies to all content, intellectual property created by bccpc. This means you may download works and share with other when all works are credited to bc centre for palliative care. Care can be provided wherever the client is living, whether at home, in hospice, an assisted living residence or a long-term care home. End-of-life and palliative care services aim to preserve an individuals comfort, dignity and quality of life as their needs change, and to offer on-going support for family and friends. The bc centre for palliative care license by creative commons license attribution-noncommercial-noderivs applies to all content, intellectual property created by bccpc. This means you may download works and share with other when all works are credited to bc centre for palliative care. We can offer you an exciting opportunity for a nurse clinician to work in our hospice palliative care program in abbotsford, bc. We have a positive and compassionate work environment where you can bring your real passion for nursing to the role and be part of our rapidly thriving team. Many people needing palliative and end-of-life care choose to be cared for at home - close to family, friends and familiar surroundings. Care in hospice, hospital or facility if care cannot be accommodated in the home environment island health and our partners offer care in community hospice beds. Cowichan hospice also provides sessions on advance care planning for more information, click here. Hospice services are offered by staff and by volunteers in each community in our valley. Volunteers receive core training, ongoing education, and supervision in order to support clients through the palliative and grief journeys.