Nanaimo Community Hospice Society

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1. Operates grief groups,one-to-one grief support, grief phone support, self-care clinic.2. Provides bereavement walking groups, one-to-one supportfo r terminally ill patients and their families.3. Volunteers available eight hours daily on the Palliative Care Unit at Nanaimo Regional General Hospital.4. Professional counselling for palliative and bereavement clients, education on grief/loss/suicide to teens in school classrooms, education to RN/ LPN, RCA programs at local university. 5. One-to-one support for terminally ill patients and their families, program to enhance self-care, relaxation and energy.6. Teen grief support and counselling, Thrift Shoppe, Twinning Project with Bhaktapur Cancer Clinic in Nepal. Elders in Transition Program volunteers will help elders who need to downsize due to health or aging issues by disposing of unwanted items

  • map-pointCharitable Organization

  • map-pointBusiness Number: 133194043RR0001

  • map-point17 full-time staff


2017 Revenues: $733,562

<b>112636</b>: Total cash given to the charity for which tax receipts were issued.
<b>48079</b>: Total amount of non-cash gifts (e.g. securities, equipment, buildings, artwork, other in-kind gifts) made to the charity for which tax receipts were issued.
<b>30341</b>: Total amount received from other registered charities.
<b>289780</b>: Charities don’t issue tax receipts when a donor can’t be identified or doesn't want one. This category also includes collection boxes.
<b>123841</b>: Total amount received from any level of government in Canada.
<b>128885</b>: Income that doesn’t fit into other categories, such as sales revenue, interest and investment income, membership fees, etc.

2017 Expenditures: $888,368

<b>489368</b>: Total amount spent on charitable programs. "Programs" cover all charitable activities the organization carries out on its own.
<b>21355</b>: Total amount spent on fundraising, including office expenses, overhead, promotion costs, etc.
<b>186489</b>: Total amount spent on management and administration, including board meetings, accounting, rent, office supplies, etc.
<b>0</b>: Total amount of gifts to qualified organizations. The majority of these donees are registered charities but some other organizations qualify as well.
<b>191156</b>: Expenses that don’t fit into another category, including political activities.

Assets, 2017 Year End: $1,739,910

<b>147171</b>: Total cash readily available.
<b>6461</b>: Amounts owed by individuals and organizations.
<b>156890</b>: Amounts invested in individuals and organizations
<b>1421372</b>: Land and buildings at fair market value as well as equipment, vehicles, etc. The figure is net accumulated ammortization.
<b>8016</b>: Assets not falling under one of the other categories.

Liabilities, 2017 Year End: $771,733

<b>41146</b>: Short-term portion of debt obligations such as loans, mortgages, notes, and payments due for goods and services received.
<b>0</b>: Amounts owing to founders, directors/trustees and like officials, non-arm’s length employees or members.
<b>730587</b>: Liabilities not falling under one of the other categories.

Worldwide Locations

Nanaimo Community Hospice Society's headquarters is located at 1080 St. George Cres, Nanaimo BC, V9S1X1.

Breakdown of Programs


Fundraising Methods

Ads Auctions Collection Plate Dinners Sales Mail Planned Giving Corporate Other