May 31, 2016

Message from the President of Castlegar Hospice Society

Castlegar Hospice has some exciting news

Our Executive Director, Suzanne Lehbauer, is the 2016 recipient of the provincial BC Hospice Palliative Care Association Award of Excellence!

This award is given to an individual in recognition of outstanding achievement, contribution to and impact in the field of hospice and palliative care in British Columbia.

Ms Lehbauer is being recognized for her work in advocacy, education and innovative programming. Previous recipients include Dr. Paul Sugar and Wendy Wainwright.

The official announcement and presentation of the award took place in Vancouver on May 27th at the BCHPCA Provincial Conference.

Please join the board and myself in congratulating Suzanne for receiving this prestigious award for her ongoing leadership and work, not only in our community but in our region and province.

Peggy Guindon

President, Castlegar Hospice Society

For more info about the program, contact Lehbauer at 250-304-1266 or Suzanne.Lehbauer@interiorhealth click