Medical Cannabis in Palliative Care
Sep
16
7:00 pm19:00

Medical Cannabis in Palliative Care

Medical Cannabis in Palliative Care

Please join Hospice Muskoka in part of our Education Event Series: Medical Cannabis in Palliative Care

Presenters: Justin Whitehall - Avail Cannabis Clinics Clinic Director & Jennifer Riddell - Nurse Practitioner

-Overview of the compounds found in the cannabis plant
-Participants will learn about what symptoms are targeted
-How  Cannabis is used in conjunction with other medications for symptom management
-Medical products and forms available
-Potential side effects

Location: Community Living South Muskoka Building, Hospice Muskoka, 15 Depot Drive, Bracebridge, Muskoka

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

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Grief Groups – Keep the Memories – Lose the Pain
Sep
25
6:30 pm18:30

Grief Groups – Keep the Memories – Lose the Pain

WEDNESDAYS, STARTING SEPTEMBER 25TH, 2019

6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Bracebridge United Church Parlour
46 Dominion Street, Bracebridge, ON, P1L 2A5
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*Program runs every Wednesday from 6:30pm-8:00pm for 8 consecutive weeks*

To register please call 705-646-1697 or email info@hospicemuskoka.com

Grief group is free but space is limited.

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Beauty, Badges, Bags and Bingo
Sep
26
6:00 pm18:00

Beauty, Badges, Bags and Bingo

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 26, 2019 AT 6:00 PM
BRACEBRIDGE SPORTSPLEX

  • Beauty - Fabulous Fashion Show

  • Badges – Muskoka’s Finest Serving You

  • Bags & Bingo – Win Designer Bags at Bingo (Included)

  • Wall of Wine

  • Silent Auction Table

  • Complimentary Wine & Light Supper Included!

    *Free Bus to Port Carling, Bala and Gravenhurst Return*

    TICKETS - $50.00

Tickets include a full evening of entertainment, our fabulous fashion show, a light dinner, refreshments and BINGO.

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Grief Groups – Keep the Memories – Lose the Pain
Sep
26
6:30 pm18:30

Grief Groups – Keep the Memories – Lose the Pain

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THURSDAYS, STARTING SEPTEMBER 26TH, 2019

6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Gravenhurst Granite Ridge Retirement Residence, Wellness Centre - 1097 Bethune Drive South, Gravenhurst, ON, P1P 0A8  (map)

*Program runs every Thursday from 6:30pm-8:00pm for 8 consecutive weeks*

To register please call 705-646-1697 or email info@hospicemuskoka.com

Grief group is free but space is limited.

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Grief Groups – Keep the Memories – Lose the Pain
Oct
3
6:30 pm18:30

Grief Groups – Keep the Memories – Lose the Pain

THURSDAYS, STARTING OCTOBER 3RD, 2019

6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Trinity All Saints Church
1024 Bala Falls Road, Bala, ON, P0C 1A0 (map)

*Program runs every Thursday from 6:30pm-8:00pm for 8 consecutive weeks*

To register please call 705-646-1697 or email info@hospicemuskoka.com

Grief group is free but space is limited.

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Butterfly Release
Jul
14
12:00 pm12:00

Butterfly Release

Come out and celebrate the life of a loved one by releasing your own monarch butterfly!

Butterfly Release day is a unique opportunity to honor and memorialize loved ones by sponsoring a butterfly in their name. The release signifies freedom and happiness.

Donate $30 for a butterfly, or $100 for 4 butterflies.

Butterflies must be ordered in advance. End date for ordering butterflies is June 8th, 2019 (Butterflies are limited).

https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/butterfly-release-tickets-60807603178

Event will be held rain or shine. Please bring your own blanket and /or lawn chair.

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Choices at End of Life
May
13
7:00 pm19:00

Choices at End of Life

Please join Hospice Muskoka in part of our Education Event Series: Choices at End of Life.

Presenter: Dr. Rebecca Verhaeghe

Discussion about the difference between Palliative Sedation and MAID (Medical Assistance in Dying) which will include pain and symptom management. What is the difference between palliative pain and symptom management?

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Speak Up over Spaghetti
May
10
5:00 pm17:00

Speak Up over Spaghetti

Join us at the Bracebridge Legion on Friday, May 10th for an evening full of fun in support of Hospice Muskoka and Andy's House!

In celebration of Hospice Palliative Care Week you will hear:
- The 10 Myths of Palliative Care
- From Yvonne Heath, author of Love Your Life to Death
- Updates on Andy's House, a future palliative care hub serving South and West Muskoka opening this fall 2019!

Dinner includes:
-Garden Salad
-Spaghetti
-Dessert

Don't forget to bring some extra cash for bar drinks and the amazing prizes at our Silent Auction table!

GET YOUR TICKETS NOW! LIMITED TICKETS AVAILABLE!

Adult - $20
Child (10 and under) - $10

Tickets available online:

https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/speak-up-over-spaghetti-tickets-60099360806?aff=ebdssbdestsearch

https://www.facebook.com/events/423283435149093/

Tickets are available at the Hospice Muskoka Bracebridge Office (15 Depot Drive) or at Scotiabank in Bracebridge, Port Carling and Gravenhurst.

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Grief Groups – Keep the Memories – Lose the Pain
May
8
6:30 pm18:30

Grief Groups – Keep the Memories – Lose the Pain

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Have you lost someone close to you? Take the journey to healing. Hospice Muskoka is pleased to invite you to a FREE Grief Support Group. Learn more about how grief affects you. NO CHARGE!

To register please contact info@hospicemuskoka.com or call 705-646-1697

Location:
Port Carling, United Church

1 Armstrong Rd Pt, Port Carling, ON P0B 1J0

6:30pm-8:00pm

Grief Group sessions will run every Wednesday for 6 consecutive weeks.

No late registration.

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Hospice Palliative Care Ontario - Annual Conference
Apr
28
to 30 Apr

Hospice Palliative Care Ontario - Annual Conference

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2019 – ANNUAL CONFERENCE #HPCO2019

APRIL 28-30, 2019

Sheraton Parkway Toronto North Hotel & Suites

- HPCO Conference in Richmond Hill -

June Callwood luncheon is Sunday

This is a 3 day conference. Please see HPCO- Hospice Palliative Care Ontario website for details.

https://www.conference.hpco.ca/

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The Tuning Fork - A Child and Youth Grief Support Program
Apr
17
5:30 pm17:30

The Tuning Fork - A Child and Youth Grief Support Program

Are you anticipating or have experienced the death of a loved one? Are you struggling with grief related to your loss? Consider our fun play-based approach to working through your grief!

Gravenhurst program starts April 17th and runs every Wednesday for 7 weeks from 5:30pm-7:00pm

Location:
St Paul’s Church
235 John Street, Gravenhurst

To register please call 705-646-1697 or email tuningfork.hm@gmail.com

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The Tuning Fork - A Child and Youth Grief Support Program
Apr
9
5:30 pm17:30

The Tuning Fork - A Child and Youth Grief Support Program

Are you anticipating or have experienced the death of a loved one? Are you struggling with grief related to your loss? Consider our fun play-based approach to working through your grief!

Program starts April 9th and runs every Tuesday for 8 weeks from 5:30pm-7:00pm

Location:
Community Living South Muskoka
15 Depot Drive, Bracebridge

To register please call 705-646-1697 or email tuningfork.hm@gmail.com

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Grief Group – Keep the Memories, Lose the Pain
Apr
4
6:30 pm18:30

Grief Group – Keep the Memories, Lose the Pain

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Have you lost someone close to you? Take the journey to healing. Hospice Muskoka is pleased to invite you to a FREE Grief Support Group. Learn more about how grief affects you. NO CHARGE!

To register please contact info@hospicemuskoka.com or call 705-646-1697

Location:
Granite Ridge, in the Wellness Centre

1097 Bethune Dr., Gravehurst ON, P1P 0A8

6:30pm-8:00pm

Grief Group sessions will run every Thursday for 6 consecutive weeks.

No late registration.

https://www.facebook.com/events/404498790346728/

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Hearts for Hospice at the Fire and Ice Festival, Bracebridge
Jan
26
9:00 am09:00

Hearts for Hospice at the Fire and Ice Festival, Bracebridge

If you’re at the Fire and Ice Festival Bracebridge this weekend come say hello and get a delicious Chocolate Heart Pop for only $2. You can find us at the top of the hill by Momma Bears. All proceeds support Hospice Muskoka.

Share your Chocolate Heart Pop photos with us. Tag Hospice Muskoka on Facebook and Instagram and use the hashtag #heartsforhospice.

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Beauty, Badges, Bags & Bingo
Oct
4
6:30 pm18:30

Beauty, Badges, Bags & Bingo

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This will be the fifth year Hospice Muskoka will be hosting our Annual Fashion Show. We have completely revamped the event to make it even more exciting and enjoyable for our patrons. We have entitled this year’s event, Beauty, Badges, Bags & Bingo.

Along with a fashion show and refreshments, including wine & cheese, we will have a variety of opportunities for people to win great prizes. There will be 2 Golden Tickets and 10 Bingo Games with brand name purses as prizes, game helpers will be Muskoka’s first responders in uniform. Additional games include a raffle to win purses, fashion accessories, gift baskets, and certificates, as well as a secret key to open a box with a handmade jewelry item from Penny Varney. This year we will also have a Wall of Wine with 100 bottles valued from $15.00 to $75.00 for which people can draw a cork to win. 
Tickets are available now at Scotiabank in Bracebridge, Gravenhurst and Port Carling as well as online and by calling our office.

Tickets are $30.00 per person.

Please plan to bring your wallet to participate in the Golden Ticket Draw, Bingo, Silent Auction and Wall of Wine.

 

 

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Free Fall Grief Group Sessions Begin
Sep
19
4:30 pm16:30

Free Fall Grief Group Sessions Begin

Have you lost someone close to you?  Take the journey to healing  Hospice Muskoka is pleased to invite you to a Grief Support Group.  Find out how grief affects you.  Share your feelings with people who understand what you are going through.

NO CHARGE!

To register call 705 646 1697

Sessions are 8 weeks ending on October 31, 2018

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Free Fall Grief Group Support Sessions Start
Sep
13
6:30 pm18:30

Free Fall Grief Group Support Sessions Start

Have you lost someone close to you?  Take the journey to healing  Hospice Muskoka is pleased to invite you to a Grief Support Group.  Find out how grief affects you.  Share your feelings with people who understand what you are going through.

NO CHARGE!

To register call 705 646 1697

Sessions are 7 weeks ending on October 25, 2018

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