How do individuals access Hospice PEI services?
Islanders looking to access Hospice PEI services can call our main office at 902-368-4498 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or they can contact the Volunteer Coordinator in their area directly. Click here to view our staff directory.
When should I contact Hospice PEI for assistance?
Once you or your loved one has received a life limiting diagnosis.
Who can refer a client to Hospice PEI?
You can self refer by contacting us directly at 902-368-4498. You can also discuss with your healthcare team and/or your homecare team who will make the referral.
Who can receive support from Hospice PEI?
If you are on end-of-life journey.
If you are a caregiver.
If you have lost loved a one, regardless of whether they received support via Hospice PEI.
Where can individuals receive Hospice PEI’s services?
In the comfort of their own home
Long term and community care facility
Hospitals and palliative care units
Is Hospice PEI a religious association?
No. Hospice PEI has no religious association, but we do respect and honour the beliefs of those we serve.
Is there a cost to Hospice PEI services?
Hospice PEI’s services and programs are free to Islanders thanks to generous donors and sponsors.
How can I donate?
Hospice PEI is a 100% non-profit organization that relies solely on the generosity of donors in order to continue providing essential services and programs to residents of Prince Edward Island. Click here to find out more ways you can help us continue our effort through donating.
How can I become a volunteer?
To become a Hospice PEI individuals must complete our Hospice PEI Volunteer Training Program as well as participate in an individual interview with their local Volunteer Coordinator. Click here to learn more about becoming a volunteer.
Do any other organizations provide this service?
Hospice PEI is recognized as the provincial organization providing free support to those and their loved ones on the end-of-life journey – including, grief services.
Other local hospice organizations:
Hospice of Southern Kings
Eastern Kings Hospice
How can I get involved with Hospice PEI?
There are many ways that you can get involved with Hospice PEI. Contact us today via phone (902)468-4498 or messaging us here to learn how.
What is a 3rd-Party Fundraising Event?
It is a fundraiser held on behalf of Hospice PEI but organized and run independently by individuals or groups.
How will the proceeds of the event be used?
Funds received go towards providing programs and services at Hospice PEI. These include such things as services bereavement support, volunteer support, and education.
How will Hospice PEI support your event?
We want to make sure your event is a success and will do what we can to assist you within the limits of our resources. We can provide you with information about Hospice PEI, approve the use of our logo and name on your promotional materials, and assist you with tax receipting information. We encourage you to contact us early in your planning process to discuss your event and how we can help.
Who should I contact to talk about hosting an event?
Please contact Hospice PEI by calling 902-368-4498 or emailing email@example.com.