Thank You Bayshore Foundation for Empowered Living!

Hospice Greater Saint John is pleased to announce that the Bayshore Foundation for Empowered Living has once again agreed to match all donations to the Hospice Memorial Walk at 50% up to a maximum of $40,000.  This turns a donation of $1 will turn into $1.50. You can read the whole release HERE.

Honorary Hospice Family Named for the Memorial Walk

Honorary Hospice Family Named for the Memorial Walk

This year’s Honorary Hospice Family for the Memorial Walk is Mary, Jill, Mark and Michael Butler in honor of 69 year old William “Bill” Butler, Mary’s husband and Jill, Mark and Michael’s father. Bill was admitted to Bobby’s Hospice on November 30, 2017 and spent the last 70 days of his life at Hospice until his death in February 2018. Bill was an engineer with the City of Saint John for many years and loved…

Annual Hospice Valentine Gala

Annual Hospice Valentine Gala

Save the Date for the Annual Hospice Valentine Gala.  This year’s theme is once again the “Celebrity Gala”.  If you purchase a table of 10 tickets prior to Christmas, your name will go in the draw to be selected our “Celebrities for the Evening.”  Special prizes await our chosen celebrities.  Call Hospice at 632-5593 to purchase tickets.

Provincial Framework for a Palliative Care Strategy Unveiled

On Thursday, April 19, 2018, the Government of New Brunswick announced a new Palliative Care Strategy for the province. “This strategy is a good initiative and long overdue.  We are pleased to see residential hospice integrated into the palliative program of care and look forward to the changes that will need to be made to increase the occupancy rate of our residential hospice and better utilize acute care hospital beds.  At present, this is a…

Memorial Walk 2018

Memorial Walk 2018

The Annual Hospice Memorial Walk takes place at Bobby’s Hospice on Saturday, September 15th.   Registration begins at 10:30 am.  Click here for a Pledge Form