Posts Tagged ‘2017’

GivingTuesday

GivingTuesday is a National Giving Day! It’s a day dedicated to giving back. After the sales of Black Friday and Cyber Monday, Giving Tuesday is a time to celebrate and encourage activities that support charities and non-profits. To make a donation towards Giving Tuesday, please click here. We look forward to your help in making this year’s…

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Black Tie Bingo! Annual Fundraiser

The fourth Black Tie Bingo! Annual Fundraiser, presented by Family Tree Wealth Management, IPC Securities Corporation will take place on Saturday, November 18 at the Ottawa Conference and Event Centre. Get your tickets today!  

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Advance Care Planning: Its All About the Conversation Presentation

Join the Champlain Hospice Palliative Care Program for a FREE presentation on advance care planning, life and death, and the questions that matter. Speakers: Honourable Sharon Carstairs, P.C., C.M. Nadine Valk, CHPCP Rick Baker MEd, President of CARP Ottawa To register, please click here or call 613-683-3779.

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Getting to Room Temperature

A hard hitting, sentimental and funny one person play about dying – based on a mostly true story. Written and directed by Arthur Milner, starring Robert Bockstael. The play will be performed on October 14th at 7:30 pm at the First Unitarian Congregation of Ottawa, 30 Cleary Avenue, Ottawa, ON K2A 4A1. It will be followed…

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Christine’s story

“It’s like time stands still. You are living in a haze. You try to make the right decisions, to spend quality time, to grieve, and to take care of yourself.” That’s how Christine felt. She knew her father’s illness, and then her mother’s, was terminal. She knew nothing more could be done. That’s when she…

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Black Tie Bingo! is Fast Approaching

Tickets are now on sale for the fourth annual Black Tie Bingo! Fundraiser presented by Family Tree Wealth Management, IPC Securities Corporation. This ritzy, fun-filled event takes place on Saturday, November 18th, 2017 at the Ottawa Conference and Event Centre (Coventry Road). Over 65% of tickets have already been sold! “It brings a posh feel…

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Spectacular 10th edition of the OutCare Golf Classic!

150 golfers gathered for the 10th edition of the OutCare Golf Classic presented by Grandmaitre Virgo Evans Lawyers/Avocats and Heritage Funeral Complex. This popular event raised $55,000 (after expenses) for palliative care in Eastern Ontario. This sold-out event attracted 44 sponsors and over 45 donors. In addition to a great day on the course, golfers…

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The OutCare Golf Classic

The 10th edition of the OutCare Golf Classic presented by Grandmaitre Virgo Evans Lawyers/Avocats and Heritage Funeral Complex will take place on Friday, August 18 at the Hammond Golf Club. The event is SOLD-OUT! There are other opportunities to get involved. Become a Sponsor, participate in the Online Silent Auction, join us at the BBQ Banquet, or become a Friend…

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A story from our Chair

One day, during my time as a Senator, when I couldn’t get my fellow ministers to focus on the issue of palliative care I said: “You’re ALL going to die!” That got their attention! They quickly realized that palliative care deserved their attention. It deserves attention from all of us.   You can give palliative care the attention…

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