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May
25
to May 26

BCHPCA Conference

Bringing together hospice staff and volunteers, community and faith organizations, researchers, schools, healthcare professionals and others from the broader community to learn from leading-edge programming; to hear about the impact of special projects; to explore new partnership opportunities and to network with old friends and new colleagues.

For more information and to register, please visit: https://bchpca.org/conference-2018-registration/

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Feb
16
5:30 PM17:30

Join Us for a Community Conversation

To discuss the research findings from a study done in Trail/Castlegar of an innovative way to use volunteers to support older adults living with advanced chronic illness.

Cornerstone Cafe

  • Thursday, February 16th

  • 5:30pm to 7:30pm

  • Refreshments Provided

Everyone is Welcome!

Barb Pesut, PhD, RN - Principal Investigator
Brenda Hooper, MA, RN - Nurse Navigator

RSVP to Trail Hospice: (250) 364-6204

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Feb
4
7:30 PM19:30

Time For Spring

Greater Trail Hospice Society Presents:

Time For Spring

Carolyn Cameron - Violin
Dawna Kavanagh - Piano
Complimentary "Spring" inspired tea and treats by Rebecca Hooper

When: Saturday, February 4th at 7:30PM
Where: Trail United Church, 1300 Pine Ave. Trail

Admission by donation - All proceeds to Greater Trail Hospice Society

 

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Jun
27
7:00 PM19:00

Physician Assisted Death (Rescheduled)

Now that it is here, what do we do?

Join us and our panel to consider questions pertaining to upcoming legislation Bill 14, Medically Assisted Dying.

Dr. Zinia Pritchard
Tammy McLean NP,

Dr. Marnie Jacobsen
Honourable Judge Ronald G. Fabbro, PCJ (Retired)

Rescheduled to:

Monday, June 27, 2016
7 pm to 8:30 pm

Trail United Church
1300 Pine Avenue, Trail BC

Donations to Hospice gratefully accepted at the door.

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A Community Seminar with Dr. Alan D. Wolfelt - Community Caregivers
May
18
9:00 AM09:00

A Community Seminar with Dr. Alan D. Wolfelt - Community Caregivers

  • Fireside Inn Hotel & Conference Centre (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Exploring the Need to Grieve and Mourn: Healing Yourself, Your Family & Friends

Presented by

  • Alternatives Funeral and Cremation Services™,
  • Castlegar Funeral Chapel,
  • Thompson Funeral Service and
  • Valley Funeral Home

Dr. Alan D. Wolfelt, Ph.D., C.T. is an internationally noted author, educator and grief counsellor. He is committed to helping people mourn well so they can live well and love well.

Dr. Alan D. Wolfelt has appeared on, and is a frequent resource for the media. Appearances include Oprah Winfrey, The Larry King Show, the NBC Today Show and Nick News.

Community Caregivers– Wednesday, May 18, 2016

  • Doors Open: 8:15 a.m.
  • Seminar: 9:00 a.m—12 noon
  • Fireside Inn Hotel & Conference Centre (1810 8th Ave., Castlegar, BC)
  • Admission: $15.00 in advance or cash only at door

To register please call:

  • Trail: 250-368-8080
  • Castlegar: 250-365-3222
  • Nelson: 250-352-3613
  • Nakusp: 250-265-4316
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A Community Seminar with Dr. Alan D. Wolfelt - General Public
May
17
6:00 PM18:00

A Community Seminar with Dr. Alan D. Wolfelt - General Public

  • Fireside Inn Hotel & Conference Centre (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Exploring the Need to Grieve and Mourn: Healing Yourself, Your Family & Friends

Presented by

  • Alternatives Funeral and Cremation Services™,
  • Castlegar Funeral Chapel,
  • Thompson Funeral Service and
  • Valley Funeral Home

Dr. Alan D. Wolfelt, Ph.D., C.T. is an internationally noted author, educator and grief counsellor. He is committed to helping people mourn well so they can live well and love well.

Dr. Alan D. Wolfelt has appeared on, and is a frequent resource for the media. Appearances include Oprah Winfrey, The Larry King Show, the NBC Today Show and Nick News.

General Public– Tuesday, May 17, 2016

  • Doors Open: 5:15 p.m.
  • Seminar: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
  • Fireside Inn Hotel & Conference Centre (1810 8th Ave., Castlegar, BC)
  • Admission: $15.00 in advance or cash only at door

To register please call:

  • Trail: 250-368-8080
  • Castlegar: 250-365-3222
  • Nelson: 250-352-3613
  • Nakusp: 250-265-4316
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Swimathon 2016
Mar
3
1:23 AM01:23

Swimathon 2016

  • When: March 3rd, 2016
  • Where: Trail Aquatic & Leisure Centre

Join swimmers of all levels swimming for a great cause. Get healthy, have fun, make your workout mean more.

Support compassionate volunteers caring for people in our community facing life-limiting illness.

We Need You

  • Beginners – give yourself a healthy goal and jump in.
  • Experienced Swimmers – get wet for a great cause.
  • Runners – here’s your winter cross training opportunity.

Enter a Team – Do something fun, healthy and worthwhile with your friends or group. See website for Team details.

Register and obtain details and registration forms:

  • On the website or Facebook page
  • Reception at Trail Aquatic & Leisure Centre
  • Hospice Society office in Kiro Wellness Centre

Or call (250) 364-6204

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Mar
4
1:23 AM01:23

GTHS Swimathon 2015

Join swimmers of all levels swimming for a great cause. Get healthy, have fun, make your workout mean more. Support compassionate volunteers caring for people in our community facing life-limiting illness.

WE NEED YOU

  • Beginners - give yourself a healthy goal & jump in
  • Experienced Swimmers - get wet for a great cause.
  • Runners - here's your winter cross training opportunity.

Enter a Team - Do something fun, healthy and worthwhile with your friends or group. See website for Team details.

Register and obtain Details & Forms:

  • on the website or Facebook
  • Reception at Trail Aquatic & Leisure Centre
  • Hospice Society offices in Kiro Wellness Centre

Or call (250) 368-8782

www.hospiceswimathon.weebly.com

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Jul
12
11:00 AM11:00

2014 Motorcycle Show & Shine Charity Ride

Waneta (Trail) Rotary & Kootenay Road Runners

Show your Colors - 2014 Motorcycle Show & Shine Charity Ride

click here to download the information pamphlet

Saturday July 12th - Waneta Plaza (Hwy 3B Trail, B.C.)

  • 9:30am Charity Pancake Breakfast
  • 11am - 1pm Show & Shine
  • 11am - 1pm Food Concession
  • 1pm Ride Departs

Come Show Off Your Bike - Awards by Bike Class

  • Best Metric Cruiser
  • Best Harley
  • Best Vintage
  • Best of Show

Registration

  • Show & Shine $10.00 - Reg. 9:30am - 11am
  • Afternoon Ride $10.00 - Reg. 9:30am - 1pm
  • Shine & Ride $15.00 for both

ALL PROCEEDS TO CHARITIES ROTAPLAST and the GREATER TRAIL HOSPICE SOCIETY

Fore More Info (250) 368-7237

 

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Nov
15
1:23 AM01:23

Grief & Spirituality A Workshop For Pastors

Event: Grief & Spirituality A Workshop For Pastors

Date(s): Nov. 15th 2012

Description: Topics Include:

  • Healthy and unhealthy grieving process
  • Factors that influence grief
  • How spiritual needs change during the grieving process
  • 3 part process to work through guilt
  • Helping grievers to forgive
  • Ritual as a psychotherapeutic tool
  • Readiness to make a major change after a loss
  • Supporting Extroverts, Introverts, and Omniverts
  • Helping grievers through the Christmas season
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