Our Mission Statement
“To establish and maintain expert end-of-life care and support for the community.”

How can you volunteer?

We offer a variety of volunteer programs both in our facility and in the community.

 

Friendly Visitor – one to one companioning providing friendship and shared activities

Pet Visitation – companioning through the presence of an animal or animals

Pen Pal – companioning through letter writing

Music Therapy – engage in musical activities in facility and in the community

Grief Support Visitor – companioning through loss and aftercare

Respite Volunteer – provide respite for family members and comfort for those who are palliative

Special Event Volunteer – enhance seasonal, educational and fundraising events

Appointment Escort Volunteer – accompany clients who may require an escort to appointments

Virtual Volunteer – companion through use of smart devices and/or assist clients with use of smart devices

Vigil Volunteer – provide support and physical presence at bedside

If you would like more information please contact Hope McNally by email: [email protected]  or by phone: 780.518.2441

Ready to Volunteer?

Apply to be a volunteer today. It’s easy, just fill out our application.

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“You matter because you are, you matter until the last moment of your life, and we will do all we can, not only to help you die peacefully but also to live until you die.” -Dr. Cicely Saunders

About Us

At Grande Prairie Hospice Palliative Care Society, our mission is to establish and maintain expert end-of-life care for community members with a terminal illness and to provide support for their families.

  • We are a voice for the community
  • We are an ear to public need
  • We are a hand in action

About Us

We are committed to establishing and maintaining expert end of life care for community members with a terminal illness and providing support for their families.

Grande Prairie Hospice Palliative Care Society is a registered Canadian charity.
BN 812288470RR0001.

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Contact Us

PO Box 21215 Grande Prairie, AB T8V 6W7
Physical Address: Unit 206, 10134 97 Ave, Grande Prairie, AB T8V 7X6

Phone: 780-897-0066

Mobile: 780-518-1174

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