Pallium Canada is a national, non-profit organization that is at the forefront of developing, evaluating and implementing strategies to expand and improve palliative care in Canada. We are leaders in providing continuing inter-professional education and practical tools and resources in palliative care across Canada.
Every Canadian who requires palliative care will receive it early, effectively, and compassionately.
Our Board Chair, Gérald Savoie, shares the vision and purpose of Pallium Canada.
To strengthen Canada’s ability to provide home and community-based palliative care through education and support to healthcare professionals and family/neighbour carers so that every Canadian who requires palliative care will receive it early, effectively and compassionately.
Working towards this goal, Pallium focuses its work in several key areas:
Health & Social Systems
To realize this vision, we believe it requires a collective effort through collaboration, capacity-building, inter-professionalism, and excellence.