Charitable Projects of the Acadia Commandery - Hospice / Palliative Care

L-R: Dr. Bernard Poirier, CM, KLJ, OMLJ, Amanda McKenna, Executive Director of Hospice Greater Moncton, Dr. Brian T. newbold, GCLJ, GOMLJ and Mr. Bob Cameron, Vice-President of the Greater Moncton Hospice, NB

Support of the Greater Moncton Hospice/Grand Moncton

Representatives of the Acadia Commandery of the Order of Saint Lazarus of Jerusalem presented a $500 cheque to Amanda McKenna, Executive Director of Hospice Greater Moncton for Workplace First Aid Training for staff/volunteers at the Hospice Shoppe. Profits from sales go in support of their project of establishing a Residential Hospice for patients who prefer to spend their last days in a residential setting.

Hospice Greater Moncton is a registered charity established in 2004, seeking to promote awareness about life-limiting illnesses and end-of-life issues, provide grief and bereavement services and support for clients and families. It also provides in-home palliative care and support to families and those living with a life-limiting diagnosisand provides training to volunteers to support these programs and services.. Visit their website by clicking the following URL: www.hospicegm.ca