Saugeen Hospice

Providing compassionate end-of-life care to families in South Bruce, Brockton, Hanover, West Grey, Mildmay, Arran-Elderslie, Minto and surrounding areas.

VisionTo provide compassionate and professional end-of-life services to our communities in a residential hospice facility serving southern Bruce and Grey counties.

Our MissionTo plan, design, build and operate a residential hospice in collaboration with the Ministry of Health and our communities. To raise funds and create an organization fully equipped to accomplish the vision..

Our ValuesWe value human life and have great respect for the transition from life to death in a comfortable, dignified, natural environment for our residents and their families, without either hastening or slowing the transition..

The Project

Saugeen Hospice Inc. (SHI) is planning a six-bed residential hospice that will reflect the values and traditions of the region, and provide the compassionate care founded in our principles. Our focus is on planning and organizing key fundraising events, securing donations, and creating awareness about our hospice. Saugeen Hospice Inc. (SHI) is a Charitable Organization under CRA regulations, including the ability to fundraise and issue tax receipts.

The Municipality of Brockton has donated three acres of land in the new Eastridge Business Park (east side of Walkerton), and planning is underway.

February 11, 2023

Hike for Saugeen Hospice

This spring, people across Canada will gather pledges and then Hike to raise public awareness for hospice palliative care. Sign up in one of three locations on May 7th - Hanover, Walkerton or Mildmay to support Saugeen Hospice!

December 17, 2022

Winter Newsletter

Catch up on the latest information on this project.

December 3, 2022

Hospice Site Video

Proposed Hospice Site for southern Bruce and Grey Counties video tour.

December 3, 2022

Garage Tour donation

The Garage Tour donates $17,800 from this summer to the Saugeen Hospice Project.

November 5, 2022

New Millennium Quilters Guild Donation

SHI Chair, Kelly Fotheringham, Helen Gutscher and then Cheryl Russwurm from the New Millennium Quilters Guild present a cheque for $1,600 to Saugeen Hospice.

October 3, 2022

Spring Newsletter

This is our spring newsletter from 2022.

Are you ready to help?

Saugeen Hospice Inc., is embarking on numerous capital and operational fundraising initiatives to meet our goal in making this dream come true! Your assistance is greatly appreciated! We currently have a little more than $1,000,000 in assets and need at least $2,000,000 to begin construction.

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