Kaslo and Area Hospice

Services are offered throughout the Regional District of Central Kootenay including Ainsworth, Kaslo, Lardeau, Cooper Creek, Meadow Creek, Howser, Argenta and Johnsons Landing. Hospice palliative care is for anyone facing life-threatening illness.

Well trained volunteers provide confidential support than can include:

  • Phone calls and visits with clients and families to give emotional support;
  • Help with practical day to day needs like appointments and outings;
  • Respite time to give at-home caregivers a break;
  • Bereavement / grief support after the death of a loved one.

Families may contact hospice office directly or ask a doctor, home care provider or hospital staff to contact hospice on their behalf. All services are free. Training programs for hospice volunteers available.

Address / Contact Info

Hospice Society of North Kootenay Lake Kemball Memorial Building
201 - 312 4th Street Kaslo, BCV0G 1M0
Executive Director : Chelsea Van Koughnett
Box 801
Kaslo, BC
V0G 1M0

Phone Numbers

Phone : (250) 353-2299

Web Links

Location Map

This program was last updated on 20 Feb 2017.