Hike For Hospice – Episode 5

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Event Details

Come Hike with us Oxford County! Brought to you by Toyota Motor Manufacturing Canada, the 14th annual Hike for Hospice will take place on Saturday, September 24, 2016 at Roth Park Woodstock. This family friendly event helps to raise funds essential to the daily operation of VON Sakura House, Oxford County’s residential hospice. Your participation is making a real difference to families right here in our community.

Date: September 23, 2017 – 9am to 12:30pm
Location: Roth Park, Woodstock
For more information: Michelle Horwood, michelle.horwood@von.ca, 519.539.1231 x 224

 

About the VON Sakura House

Sakura House, located in Woodstock Ontario, is Oxford County’s only residential hospice and is operated by the Victorian Order of Nurses, Oxford Branch (VON Oxford). It is a palliative care facility where 24 hour end-of-life care is provided by a skilled team of healthcare professionals with the assistance of professionally trained volunteers at no cost to patients or their families.

Sakura House is a home where life is celebrated, fear and pain are eased, and families gather in comfort and peace to share memories and create new ones. The specialized palliative care provides a compassionate environment focused on living fully in comfort and dignity until the end of life. Sakura House feels and functions like a home. The focus of care is the patient and his/her family.

Website: vonsakurahouse.com