LIVING WELL DYING WELL WORKSHOPS
"What are your most important wishes?"
May 3-4, 2017
Armstrong, Vernon & Lumby
Featuring Dr. Carole Robinson, PhD, RN, Professor, School of Nursing, UBCO
The North Okanagan Hospice Society and partners is pleased to present an active decision making workshop facilitated by Dr. Carole Robinson who has extensive knowledge and experience assisting families to live well with serious life-limiting illness and advance care planning. Funding for this workshop is provided by the BC Centre for Palliative Care’s Seed Grant Program.
If your loved one becomes seriously ill or is aging, do you know what is most important to them to make this valuable time more rewarding and less stressful? Bring your partner, relative or best friend for a free two hour workshop to learn ways to start this conversation. To learn all the details and how to register, click HERE.
RESEARCH TO PRACTICE WEBINARS
NOHS partnered with the Institute for Healthy Living and Chronic Disease Prevention at UBC Okanagan to deliver free, educational seminars to the public on a variety of topics relating to hospice palliative care. Everyone is welcome to pre-register and attend these free webinars in our Boardroom. See details below.
May 2, 2017: 10:00 - 11:00 AM
Using Volunteer Navigators to Improve Quality of Life for Older Adults Living at Home with Advanced Chronic Illness by Dr. Barbara Pesut, PhD, RN
For the details on this webinar, click HERE.
UPCOMING COMMUNITY FUNDRAISERS
Butcher Boys Annual BBQ
Sat. July 15, 2017
4803 Pleasant Valley Road
10th Annual Dancing with the Vernon Stars
Friday, September 29, 2017 - 5 PM
3914 - 32 Street
Become a sponsor of this year's big event and get great exposure for your business in one of Vernon's premiere events! Click HERE to view our sponsor package and visit us on Facebook.
NOHS Golf Tournament
Date to be determined (2018)
Spallumcheen Golf & Country Club