Respect, comfort, and compassion in life’s final journey

We empower, educate and support people with a life-limiting illness including those who are affected by and caring for their loved ones.

Volunteers are an essential part of our team. 

Hospice relies on the support of caring and compassionate individuals to help ensure our residents and their families receive the utmost level of care.

We offer a comprehensive training program to ensure that volunteers are fully prepared for their role in our organization. 

12 June 2024

Workshop: Supporting Children Through Grief & Healing

Date: June 12 Time: 10:00 am - 11:30 am Location: Ramada Hotel, 2170 Harvey Ave, Kelowna Hosted By: Central Okanagan Hospice Association Full ...

10:00 am - 11:30 am
2170 Harvey Ave, Kelowna
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28 September 2024

Dancing with the Vernon Stars

Date: September 28, 2024 Time: 5:30pm Location: Vernon Recreation Centre Auditorium Address: 3310 37th Avenue, Vernon, BC Tickets (Individual): $175 Tickets (Table of 8): $1,200 MC: Andrew Allen Tickets ...

5:30 pm
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News

NOHS 40th anniversary Hike for Hospice

NOHS 40th anniversary Hike for Hospice

Are you ready for #Hike4Hospice? Mark your calendars for Saturday, May 11th! This year, our Hike For Hospice fundraising event will be held the DND Grounds, 1451 Mission Road in Vernon, BC. Pre-registration opens soon. We can't wait to see you there!

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Stories

Bev Harwood Former NOHS volunteer and annual donor

Bev Harwood Former NOHS volunteer and annual donor

The Harwood name is well known in Vernon with Harwood neighbourhood and Harwood Elementary school. Joe Harwood moved to Canada in the late 1800’s and eventually landed in Vernon. He served on the School District board for 28 consecutive years, and Harwood school...

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Your gift could pay for 1 hour of basic nursing care for someone living with a life-limiting illness in Hospice.

Your gift will pay for 1 hour of specialized palliative registered nursing care for clients in Hospice who needs help managing their pain and symptoms.

You gift will pay for 3 days of freshly made meals specifically catered to the meet the needs of our palliative clients at Hospice.

Whatever you give, your kind donation means more people with life-limiting illness and their families can get expert care and support.

Your kind regular gift will help provide much-needed support for someone living with a life-limiting illness and their family.

Over the course of a year, your kind gift will provide for 5 hours of critical one-to-one grief counselling for those who people needing support following the death of their loved one.

Every month, your generous gift will pay for a vital hour of nursing care for someone living with a life-limiting illness at Hospice.

Whatever you give, your kind donation means more people with life-limiting illness and their families can get expert care and support.