Support after a community tragedy

April 20, 2020

It was a devastating day for our communities as we are grieving lives lost and lives that will be changed forever. In the difficult days ahead, we want you to know that we will be here to help any way that we can. Our candle of remembrance has been lit and we ask that everyone

Bucket List 50/50 Draw Postponed!

March 24, 2020

Please Note: Our buckets for March 25’s draw will NOT be collected as many of our locations are currently closed. Thank you for your patience & understanding as we all navigate our province’s State of Emergency Legislation and Social Distancing rules. For all pre-pays, rest assured we will adjust our records to reflect any draws

COVID 19 Response

March 17, 2020

These are such uncertain times we find ourselves in and as things continue to evolve in regard to the COVID-19 virus. We ask for everyone’s understanding and cooperation in order to keep our staff and those we serve safe and healthy. Our team is committed to leading the way in finding innovative ways to support

Jason Fahey Legacy Fund Quilt Raffle

March 10, 2020

Wrap yourself in a HUG… and support Colchester East Hants Hospice Society. Enter to WIN this beautiful, handmade quilt – generously donated by the Fahey family in memory of their son, Jason. Tickets: $2 each or 3 for $5 Available at our office (89 Queen Street, Truro) Draw date: Friday, May 8 A message from

Oak Island Shares the Dream Take 2

March 10, 2020

  Our Oak Island Shares the Dream will be back!  We have postponed all auction activities as we adhere to COVID 19 precautions.  Keep up to date by visiting us on Facebook.  

HUG Necklaces

December 23, 2019

A new way to remember! New in December 2019, The Colchester East Hants Society has a new way to show you care, or say thank you.  Thanks to our community partner Beck & Boosh, a necklace inspired by Gerald Shearer’s original wooden hug, will be the newest of several products available in our HUG line

Coping with Grief, Death and Dying Presentations

August 7, 2019

Did you know the team at the Colchester East Hants Hospice Society is happy to present to your business, organization or group to share who we are and what we do? To book a presentation with one of our team members, please contact: info@cehhospice.org 902.893.3265

Bucket List 50/50 Draw

August 7, 2019

Register today for our 50/50 Bucket List draw.  Proceeds support programming to help our neighbors and friends dealing with the loss of a loved on, or living through a life limiting illness.  Every toonie helps!  Make sure to get yours in by 12:00 pm every Wednesday to qualify for this weeks draw.

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Providing Care and Support to Families Facing End of Life, Death and Grief

Colchester East Hants Hospice Society provides care and support to families as they face serious illness, death and grief. Hospice volunteers and professionals work closely with the Palliative Care team under a philosophy of care that values quality of life until death and in putting the patient at the centre and in control of his or her own life and care.

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We are so EXCITED to share our first $1000 winner in our NEW Bucket List Lotto!

CONGRATULATIONS to Laureen Rushton!

Our entire team wants to thank those that recently purchased a ticket and for supporting our grief programming and services!

Stay tuned for our next winner on July 15th!

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We are grateful to Totally Local for providing us the opportunity to sell our HUG products.

Pop in this week and pick out a HUG product for yourself or grab a gift for a friend who could use a socially distant HUG. 💛

Thank you to our product partners:
Dropwise Aromatherapy
Clay Cafe Truro
Beck and Boosh
Sweet Spot Chocolate Shop
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Because of the overwhelming support from our community, we sold out of our Bucket List Lotto tickets and will no longer have our table at the Truro Farmers Market Cooperative this week.

We will still be shooting our live video onsite at the market at 9:30 am, so feel free to join us or tune in!
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We have officially SOLD OUT of our Bucket List Lotto tickets. Thank you to our amazing community for showing such incredible support to our organization.

Our first $1,000 draw will be on Wednesday, July 1. Stay tuned...
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"With no government funding, the hospice society relies heavily on fundraisers and donations... Harrison says this change has already allowed the team to put their focus back on developing programs and services."

https://hubnow.ca/colchester-east-hants-hospice-society-changes-bucket-list-fundraiser-due-to-pandemic-need-for-support-services/?fbclid=IwAR0fWiMoWyHDVdSoCiEipre27fv2s89GAa5l_dKvs35Z0IzzqfQ1HyG1zzg

As we head into the weekend, don’t forget to visit our website for access to our grief and bereavement resources.

Included, you'll find information on:

• Coping with Grief for Adults
• Coping with Grief for Kids
• Rituals from Home
• And more...

https://cehhospice.org/grief-bereavement/

If there was ever a time for a HUG, this is it. With our friend, @sherfitch, we are asking you to share a photo of you with your painted Hospice HUG to send a virtual HUG to those who need it in our community.

Tag us @cehhospice + use the hashtag #hugforhospice

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Looks like you found one of our HUGS for Hospice, @sherfitch! Thank you for spreading the message. And a HUG right back to you. 🤗 #hugforhospice #sendahug #InThisTogether

https://cehhospice.org/hugs/

Management of the Sobeys store on Prince Street in Truro donated flowers to @cehhospice which in turn donated them to staff and physicians at Colchester East Hants Health Centre. We are grateful to Sobeys for supporting the community even more than they already have.

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