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Notice of Annual General Meeting – Sept. 29th, 2020

The Antigonish Town and County Palliative Care Society will hold their AGM Tuesday September 29, 2020 at 325 Main Street, Front entrance, Second floor (old Post Office Bldg.) Time: 1:30PM COVID-19 protocols will be in place. COVID-19 protocols can be found on the Nova...

Elsie Kelly Memorial Fundraiser

It is with deep appreciation the Palliative Care Society would like to acknowledge the fundraising efforts of the Kelly family. In memory of Elsie Kelly, who had palliative care services in her home, they have done seven successful annual fundraising campaigns.  Their...

Bonspiel Fundraising

The Palliative Care Society expresses appreciation to all who helped make this day a success. To those who generously donated prizes for the participants - Thank you. The funds raised will support in-home Palliative Care. [gallery columns="2" size="medium"...

Palliative care more than just end-of-life option

We would like to thank The Casket for covering the story about Palliative care more than just end-of-life option on March 25th, 2019. "Although it has only been operating for less than one year, the St. Martha’s Regional Hospital’s palliative care unit has touched...

Construction to begin on New Palliative Care Unit

CONSTRUCTION TO BEGIN ON A NEW PALLIATIVE CARE UNIT AT ST MARTHA’S REGIONAL HOSPITAL Nova Scotia Health Authority has approved the establishment of a new palliative care inpatient unit at St Martha’s Regional Hospital in Antigonish. Tate Construction has been awarded...

New Equipment for Palliative Care Team

The Antigonish Town and County Palliative Care Society recently presented an air mattress, cool mist humidifiers, dark towels, bed soaker pads and an oxygen concentrator to the palliative care team at St. Martha’s Regional Hospital. The society is able to purchase the...

New Palliative Care Unit at St. Martha’s

It's Official! Pictured at the ribbon cutting today for the new Palliative Care Unit at St. Martha's: NSHA CEO Janet Knox; Minister of Health Randy Delorey; Antigonish Town & County Palliative Care Society Chair Marie Nikerson; Joe MacDonald, Chair St. Martha's...

Pancake & Sausage Breakfast March 25th, 2018

The Antigonish Lions Club served up a delicious pancake & sausage breakfast  at the Lions Den. Donations to the Antigonish Palliative Care Society go towards supporting in home palliative care.

Anne Camozzi Donates “Eagle Soaring” Painting

Hope you get a chance to see an "Eagle Soaring". This large painting of mine was donated to the Antigonish #Palliative Care Society and is currently hanging somewhere in #StMarthas #Hospital with the hopes that someday it will be in a dedicated #hospice space. Art can...

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