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Fast Facts About Peace Arch Hospice Society

 

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We Provide:

  • professional counselling for individuals, their families and friends – free of charge
  • a variety of individual and group bereavement programs
  • specially trained Hospice Society volunteers who: support palliative & grief clients, provide vigil support as a person nears life’s end, facilitate various groups, cover our reception desk and help at the Society’s annual events and Third-Party Events
  • a lending library of books and resource materials

In the most recent fiscal year ending March 31st, 2020:

    • our Registered Clinical Counsellors saw 628 Clients, of which 234 were new, for a total of 1,183 hours
    • 22 children attended our two, 2-day Children’s Grief Support Camps and our Volunteers prepped and co-facilitated for a total of 591 hours
    • we had 1061 individual check-ins at our many bereavement support groups (walking, grief, mindfulness etc.)
    • our organization reached 713 individuals in our community through educational support
    • 234 of our Client and Auxiliary Volunteers contributed 9,160 hours to our Programs and Services
    • our Vigil Team volunteers contributed 1,728 hours to our Vigil services which included scheduling volunteers, checking the vigil line, and vigil sitting
    • our Volunteers touched the lives of 270 Clients in our community through 1-1 grief support sessions, vigils, relaxation, grief groups and more
    • our Reception Team contributed 2,993 hours at our Supportive Care Centre greeting our clients, answering the telephone, setting up rooms for programs, and more
    • our Volunteers contributed 958 hours to our 3 annual events: Hike for Hospice, Hospice Hoedown and Celebrate A Life
    • our Thrift Store Volunteers contributed 20,698 hours in support of our Programs and Services
      (all revenue generated from our Thrift Store goes towards programs, services, and the operation our Supportive Care Centre)

Where to Find Us

Title Address Description
Peace Arch Hospice Society
15435 16a Ave, Surrey, BC V4A 1T2, Canada

Supportive Care Centre
15435 16a Ave Surrey, BC V4A 1T2
Tel. 604-531-7484  Open Monday through Friday 9am - 4pm
Email: contactus@pahospicesociety.org

Peace Arch Hospice Society Thrift Store
15562 24 Ave #2a, Surrey, BC V4A 2J5, Canada

Unit 2A - 15562 24th Avenue Surrey, BC V4A 2J5 Tel: 604-538-7600
Email: thriftstore@pahospicesociety.org

Store Hours
Mon. – Fri. 10am – 5pm
Saturday 10am – 4pm
Closed Sundays & Statutory Holidays

Peace Arch Hospice Society

15435 - 16A Avenue, South Surrey
British Columbia, Canada V4A 1T2
Tel. 604-531-7484

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