Canadian Virtual Hospice

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Description & Services
Description Canadian Virtual Hospice is the most comprehensive online source of evidence-based information on advanced illness, palliative care, loss and grief in the world. It serves people living with advanced illness, family members, healthcare providers, educators, and researchers.  
 
Topics Articles: Learn about what to know, what to do and what to expect. 
 
Ask a Professional: Receive a confidential answer to your questions from our clinical team. 
 
Asked and Answered: Read answers to your questions Canadians are asking. 
 
Discussion Forums: Connect online with a caring community. 
 
LivingMyCulture.ca: Watch 650+ videos of people from 11 cultures sharing their perspectives on living with advanced illness and grief. Videos are available in 11 different languages. 
 
MyGrief.ca: Work through grief or learn to support others.  
 
Tools for Practice: Protocols, standards, assessments and education tools. 
 
The Exchange: Experts share latest advances and best practices in palliative care. 
 
Methadone4Pain.ca: A free, accredited online course on prescribing methadone for pain in palliative care.
Dates Year round
Hours Available online 24/7
Accessibility Not Accessible - Available online 24/7
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Location, Telephone & Internet
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/CanadianVirtualHospice?ref=tn_tnmn
LinkedIn LinkedIn: ca.linkedin.com/company/canadian-virtual-hospice
Pinterest Pinterest: www.pinterest.com/virtualhospice/
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/virtualhospice
YouTube YouTube: youtube.com/c/CanadianVirtualHospice
Location Winnipeg
Areas Served Canada
E-Mail info@virtualhospice.ca
Website www.virtualhospice.ca
Contact Information
Mailing Address c/o Canadian Virtual Hospice 
1 Morley Ave, Room PE469 
Winnipeg, MB R3L 2P4
Primary Contact Marissa Ambalina, Communications Specialist; Email: marissa@virtualhospice.ca
Search Category
Settlement Headings Health
Subjects Counselling ; Health education ; Health services ; Hospices ; Information and referral ; Online searching ; Palliative care
Other Details
Established 2004
Funding Provincial - Cancercare Manitoba, the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority ; Donations - Financial contribution by Senator Sharon Carstairs

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