PROGRAMS

With generosity of sponsors, donors, and grant funding we can continue to expand our programming. Together we can meet the ever-growing need and complexity of individuals and families by providing client services without a fee.

 

If you would like to access any of the programs and client services listed below please contact the PCSBV for more information via email at info@pcsbv.ca or by calling 403-707-7111.

GRIEF NAVIGATION

Personalized one-on-one or group consultations with PCSBV's specialist grief practitioners.

CLIENT CARE VOLUNTEERS

These dedicated volunteers help with palliative supports for individuals and respite care for family members along with grief companioning. 

LIVING WITH LOSS GROUP

A compassionate and welcoming space to connect to, learn from, and listen to each other. During these sessions it’s common to enjoy discussions around remembrance, resilience, and reflection. This drop in program is open to the public. 18+ years of age.

 

Upcoming Winter Dates: 

April 2024:  17, 24

May 2024:  1, 8

 

Location: Canmore Recreation Centre - 1900 8th Avenue Canmore - Participants meet at the front desk

 

Time: 1:30-2:30 pm

DEMENTIA CARE TEAM - PILOT PROJECT

PCSBV‘s team of volunteers with specialist training providing support to families navigating dementia through caregiver respite, resource navigation, and quality of life activities.

SIGNATURE SPEAKER EVENTS

Focusing on in-depth discussions with local, national, and international thought leaders covering a wide range of engaging topics.

LIFE AFTER CAREGIVING SUPPORT GROUP

A facilitated group supporting individuals adjusting after the death of a loved-one for whom they were caregivers.

ART WORKSHOPS

These in-person groups are small to create a sense of refuge together. These workshops provide a way to express and explore the parts of sorrow which are beyond words.

PRECIOUS BELONGINGS BAG

Produced by members of the Mountain Cabin Quilters Guild, these bags are a gift from PCSBV to families grieving a recent death. Each bag is intended to transport home the personal items left behind by a loved one who has passed on. The bags are a sign of our compassion for the family and friends at this difficult time.