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Coastal Palliative Care

Supportive care, Palliative care and Hospice services for Coastal

 

Bereavement Services and Spiritual Care contact information

Patient and Family Support Counsellors – tel: 604 988 3131 ext 1513

Volunteer Coordinator – tel: 604 984 5951 or email Rocio.andrews@vch.ca

Coastal Spiritual Care and Multi-faiths lead – email andres.rebane@vch.ca Andres Rebane

Music Therapist – email braden.ma@vch.ca

Counselling Agencies:
Family Services of the North Shore -604-988-5281  Offers grief counseling to individuals and families. Fees on a sliding scale.
Living Systems -604-926-5496   Offers grief counseling to individuals and families. Fees on a sliding scale.

Support Groups:
Mindful Self Care in the Heart of Loss -778-938-4425    An 8 week group facilitated by Mary Coleman for individuals who have experienced a loss, and is run at the North Shore Hospice Resource Room. Registration is required.

North Shore Grief Recovery – 604-979-1600    Offer weekly grief support groups, that typically run for 6 weeks in the fall and the spring. 

Squamish Hospice Society – 604 848 5751 

Widows’ Network -604-988-8420     Support group for widows on the North Shore. Membership is required and they are always accepting new members to the group. They have a general meeting every 3rd Wednesday of the month at the Gloria Day Lutheran Church and sponsor many other activities for widows through out the year.