Q: How many patients will Cowichan Hospice House care for?

A: Cowichan Hospice House will accommodate seven patients when it opens, with capacity for three additional patients. Chemainus Health Centre will continue to provide one hospice bed.

Q: What role will Cowichan Hospice play in Cowichan Hospice House?

A. Cowichan Hospice staff and volunteers will support whole-person care with emotional and practical support for patients and their families.

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