HSCD Event Registration

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2020 Hospice  Volunteer  Weekend Intensive Training 

Every year the Hospice Society of Camrose & District offers a training program that is open to the public.

You are welcome to participate, whether you choose to become a volunteer or not, however, first seats are reserved for those intending to complete volunteer registration.

Those choosing to become registered volunteers will be interviewed, asked to supply references, and to provide a criminal record check.

Training occurs on via online modules, several evening modules through the year, and one full weekend intensive.

2020 Weekend Schedule:
Friday evenings are 6:30 – 9:00 pm
Saturdays & Sundays are 8:30 am – 4:00 pm

Click Below to Register Online
Deadline for registration is 7 days prior to the event.

Camrose: April 17-19
Location Camrose (Hospice Offices)
Register Online

Wetaskiwin: June 5-7
Location: Wetaskiwin School Division Offices, 5515 47a Ave, Wetaskiwin
Register Online

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Before i die

2020 Spring Symposium
Compassionate Communities:
Before I die...

The 2020 Symposium focuses on the theme of living life fully until we die.  Borrowing from an international movement, we are using the "before I die" chalkboard motif to highlight passion for life.

Our keynote speaker for this event is Dr. Jodi Carrington from Olds Alberta.

Plenary sessions:
  • Seven Months: LPN Pat Carlson, cancer survivor
  • Living With Gratitude: Retired RN Rita Helmig whose husband died from cancer
  • Panel discussion with palliative physician Dr. Kevin Letley, Death Doula Rayne Johnson, and Bonnie Hoffman from Green Burials. 

Cost: $50
Date: June 5, 2020
Location: Camrose Norseman Inn (6505 48 Ave)
Register Online

Bereavement & Grief Workshops

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This free workshop is for:

•People who are coping with grief and loss; and
•Support People (i.e. friends, co-workers, family, and/or healthcare providers).

Where and WHEN:

2020 Dates (to register online click on the desired date below):

March 13 in Camrose

May 23 in Sedgewick

Sept 11 in Wetaskiwin

Nov 14 in Camrose

Cost: Free (pre-registration required)
Workshops run 9:30 am - 3:30 pm

For more information, or to register by phone call the Hospice office at 780.608.0636 or email