?We provide hospice palliative care to people in their home setting. Hospice palliative care refers to the physical, emotional, social and spiritual care with the goal of providing comfort and improving quality of life for those persons who are living with or dying from advanced illness.
Contact Vancouver Community Palliative Access Line at (604) 263-7255 to learn about accessing these services.
Health care professionals are available to discuss individual's needs and eligibility for Home Hospice Palliative Care services and refer to the closest Community Health Centre or suggest some alternative resources. Referrals are accepted from any source including the public, family doctors, BC Cancer Agency, outpatient units, and acute care hospitals.
An eligibility assessment is required. Contact Vancouver Community Palliative Access Line at (604) 263-7255 to learn more. Hospital patients needing home support will be referred from the hospitals to community services by the VCH Transition Team staff in every Vancouver hospital. Home support service clients who need additional help can contact their Community Health Centre directly.