The Order of St. John Palliative Care Foundation is dedicated to the support of palliative care in B.C., partnering with other organizations active in hospice and palliative care.
The Foundation's current priority is raising funds to construct a free-standing hospice on Vancouver's West Side.
About ORDER OF ST JOHN PALLIATIVE CARE FOUNDATION
In partnership with Vancouver Coastal Health Authority and the University of British Columbia, the Order of St. John Palliative Care Foundation is committed to establishing the first community hospice on Vancouver’s West Side.
Serving people from across Vancouver, St. John Hospice will be a freestanding residence nestled in the wooded University of British Columbia campus. Operated by the Vancouver Coastal Health Authority, the hospice will welcome people from all backgrounds, faiths, and income levels. The building will include 15 inpatient rooms, training and research facilities, and the necessary infrastructure support for caregivers.