FEATURE STORY
GENEROUS VAUGHAN FAMILY MAKES TRANSFORMATIONAL DONATION

Hospice Vaughan and Capital Campaign Honourary Chair Mayor Maurizio Bevilacqua hosted a special ceremony at Vaughan City Hall to unveil the Cortellucci Family  as Hospice Vaughan's naming donor for the new 10-bed residential hospice facility. Mario and Nick Cortellucci  have generously stepped forward with a $3 million donation, the largest in the history of Hospice Vaughan!! We are so honoured by their extraordinary gift and support!

Because of their generosity, the new facility will be called the Hospice Vaughan - Mario & Nick Cortellucci Hospice Palliative Care Centre of Excellence.

EVENTS
CAR RAFFLE TICKETS NOW ON SALE!

You can win a FIAT 500, generously donated by Vaughan Chrysler! Tickets are on sale now and the the draw will be held at our Galalicious event on Oct. 19.

Tickets are only $25 each or 3 for $50 and are available at Hospice Vaughan and Vaughan Chrysler.

Get your raffle and Gala tickets before they sell out!!! Call Diane at 905-850-6266 Ext. 201 or click here to learn more.
GET YOUR GALALICIOUS TICKETS

Excitement is in the air for Galalicious! Lets EAT. PARTY. INSPIRE at this year's Hospice Vaughan Gala! Emceed by the Food Network's John Catucci, Galalicious is being held at Paramount EventSpace on Friday October 19. Explore fine foods, jive with a live band, and you might just win a FIAT 500! Every dollar raised will directly support our programs & services.

HAPPY BIRTHDAY IOLANDA MASCI

Recently we were honoured to share in Iolanda Masci's 80th Birthday celebration. Iolanda was a founding member of Hospice Vaughan, and is a true community leader who demonstrates a passion for life, love, family, and her community.

In lieu of gifts, Iolanda asked that donations be made to Hospice Vaughan. It was such a joy to be part of her special day. We are so grateful for her generosity on this occasion and over the years. We love you dearly Iolanda!
PROGRAMS & SERVICES
ALZHEIMER SOCIETY OF YORK REGION PRESENTS:
"Communication and Behaviours"
Learn how to effectively communicate with an individual living with dementia, how to understand the meaning behind certain behaviours, and how to respond. This Education Night session will take place at Hospice Vaughan on Monday Sept. 17, 7:00 - 8:30 PM. O pen to all volunteers and community members. 

To register contact Daniela at Ext. 209 or volunteerservices@hospicevaughan.com
SUPPORT FOR CAREGIVERS

Supporting caregivers is so important! It's often hard to find time to take care of ourselves. We offer a variety of free programs and complementary therapies for caregivers including Yoga and Reiki along with Education Nights.

Contact Wendy at Ext. 207 to learn more.
BECOME A VOLUNTEER
MAKE A BIG DIFFERENCE WITHIN YOUR COMMUNITY!

Offer your time. Can you give 1-4 hours a week for your community?

We need caring people to help in all areas including In-Home Visiting, Complementary Therapy, Day Program/Nutrition, Grief and Bereavement Support, Administration, Communications, and Events.

We need volunteers that speak different languages including Italian, Russian, Polish, Spanish, Urdu, Chinese and more.