Volunteer Education Events

Lunch and Learn

Palliative Manitoba hosts educational ‘Lunch and Learns’ available to Palliative Manitoba volunteers and nurses within the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority (WRHA). These educational sessions assist volunteers and nurses in their d work within the palliative care community.

Each session consists of a presentation on a selected topic followed by a question and answer period, with lunch provided by Thomson in the Park.

Sessions have included:

  • Supporting Families in Challenging Situations
  • Using Music & Art in Palliative Care
  • Addictions in Palliative Care
  • Coping With the Stressors of Life
Continuing Education Evenings

Palliative Manitoba is dedicated to the continuing education of all our volunteers.  Twice a year, we provide volunteers with the opportunity to develop their understanding of subjects related to palliative care.

Sessions have included:

  • Advance Care Planning
  • Dementia
  • Difficult Conversations