Trained Hospice PEI volunteers can offer emotional and practical support through conversation, companionship, assistance with small errands, and other activities free of charge. To learn more about how our Bedside Services can help you, please click here to visit our Services page.
Who Can Refer?
Anyone living with a life-limiting or palliative diagnosis can request Hospice PEI bedside support services. Some examples of a life-limiting illness are cancer, ALS, advanced dementia, end-stage COPD, and end-stage heart, lung, and kidney disease.
How To Refer
Anyone can make a referral for bedside support services. A person can self-refer or referrals can be made on behalf of someone by their loved ones or by healthcare professionals. To make a referral, please call the Volunteer Coordinator in your area. Click here to see our staff directory.