Nanaimo Community Hospice Society

Offers comprehensive palliative and grief support programs for the whole family. Provides compassionate and supportive care to the dying, their caregivers and those dealing with loss and grief, individual counselling for adults, seniors, teens and children, volunteer support, group programs, complementary therapies, library resources and much more. Programs are free and available to people of all ages.

Address / Contact Info

1729 Boundary Avenue Nanaimo, BCV9S 4P3

Phone Numbers

Phone : (250) 758-8857
Fax : (250) 758-8502


Accessibility features: access friendly
Can I bring my child?: no

Service Details

Geographic areas served: Nanaimo
Referral protocol: self, physician, specialist
Age ranges served: adult 20+, senior 55+
Languages spoken: English

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Other Programs from This Organization

Creative Counselling For Children Working with creative mediums including art, sand trays, clay modeling, play and music, the children's counsellor offers gentle support to children up to age 12 in a safe environment where they can express their feelings around the loss of a loved one.
Grief Support For Seniors Offers information sessions, individual counselling and group support for seniors dealing with caregiving and loss.
Hospice Youth Program Offers a safe haven for teens ages 13-18 dealing with the death of a special person and a website designed for teens. Call about counselling, library resources and group programs.
Surviving Widowhood This drop-in grief support program focuses on issues unique to widows age 60 and under whose spouse has died.

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This program was last updated on 03 Jan 2017.