Events & Programs

The Cochrane and Area Hospice Society delivers, collaborates and presents information on a variety of events and programs and resources to raise awareness in support of the end-of-life journey.

Up and Coming Events & Programs 2023

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Bragg Creek Grief Walks

Speciifc questions about the event can be provided to info@cochranehospicesociety.ca.

Grief Walk Poster - chatter

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Cochrane Walking Through Grief and Loss Support Walk

Note that with the weather improving and spring warmth well on its way, we have transitioned back to outdoor support walks every Tuesday at 10:00 am. Please see the website or contact info@cochranehospicesociety.ca to confiorm the meeting location, as we will be meeting at various locations over the sprring and summer to discover Cochrane and the surrounding path system.

Our walks are every Tuesday at 10:00 am. The meeting place is at the Spray Lake Sawmill Family Sport Centre Main Entrance.


If you have any questions about the Support Walk please email: info@cochranehospicesociety.ca

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Alberta Hospice and Palliative Care Association

RoadShow Winter Webinars

This season, the education continues from the comfort of your home.

Save the Dates!

Wednesday January 18, 2023, 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Wednesday February 15, 2023, 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

March 2023, Date TBD

Click for Registration Information

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Volunteer Education

The Cochrane and Area Hospice Society has run education sessions with our volunteer group over the past year. In many instances, videos have been shown that we felt might be of interest to our general membership and have provided those videos below.

Volunteer Sessions (2020 to 2021)

June 16, 2020 - Video Dignity in Care, Dr. H. Chochinov https://dignityincare.ca/en/

September 15, 2020 - Video Indigenous Voices: Walking Along Side for a Good Death

Virtual Hospice Living My Culture

http://livingmyculture.ca/culture/first-nations/indigenous-voices-walking-along-side-for-a-good-death/?topic=Talking+About+Illness

October 20, 2020 - Video A Story of Care; one man’s reflections on the power of the caring relationship - Virtual Hospice https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dmjNiMHT8xo

February 18, 2021 - Video Ted Talk The Journey Through Loss and Grief, Jason Rosenthal

https://youtu.be/lhoCdZFoktQ

April 20, 2021 - Video Make Mistakes - Abandon your ‘Perfect Life’ (Produced through Green Renaissance) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FV4hq_gdNhQ

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www.cochranehospicesociety.ca

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