Alberta Hospice Palliative Care Association


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How would you answer the following question if asked by a patient, client, resident and/or family?

“What can you do for me?”

We can provide lists of hospices in the Albertaarea, referrals for specific questions depending on the topic, we provide educational workshops throughout Albertawith our Rural Roadshow.

MissionStatement

The Alberta Hospice Palliative Care Association (AHPCA) is the voice of hospice palliative care consumers, professionals and volunteers in Alberta. The AHPCA contributes to the development of a comprehensive and equitable strategy for end-of-life care in Alberta.

Roles

  • Communication and public awareness role – being a conduit for gathering and distributing information and greater awareness about hospice palliative care.
  • Promoting the norms and creating a higher profile for hospice palliative care, as well as enhancing the viability and credibility of the AHPCA.
  • Liaising with government to present a balanced range of views on palliative care.
  • Serving as a provincial resource for hospice palliative care.