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Hike for Hospice 2024

Our annual #Hike4Hospice is back. Hike for Hospice is a community-based national fundraising event that allow us to continue providing the essential hospice palliative care services to the York Region community. Join us on May 11th! Register Today   Event Day Overview Location: Fairy Lake, Newmarket Event Check-in: 1:00 PM Route A Starts: 2:00 PM… Continue reading Hike for Hospice 2024

Give Back

Help provide the personal touches that make our hospice feel like home. When people think about a hospice, they might imagine it to be a somber setting. But at Margaret Bahen Hospice, there are moments of joy to be found in every day. Sometimes that means staff sitting with residents and listening to their favourite… Continue reading Give Back

Jay’s Story

Your support can give more families the gift of serenity. It never occurred to me that I might lose my brother one day. After all, I’d never known a life without him. John and I were the fourth and fifth of six siblings, and we were always close. We grew up in a small town… Continue reading Jay’s Story

Tee Off for Hospice 2024!

Tee Off for Hospice is back this year on September 16th, 2024 at Mill Run Golf Club.   Thanks to our sponsors, we raised over $52,000 at last year’s event and we are excited to share that we had 127 golfers attend! We’re hoping to sell out our event this year. Help us reach out… Continue reading Tee Off for Hospice 2024!

Destination: Staycation is in support of the Better Living family of organizations, which includes seniors care and support in our long-term care home in the Don Mills and North York communities, programs offered through our location sites, and our residential and community hospice services in York Region. Through Destination: Staycation, our goal is to connect… Continue reading

Sue’s story

You can give more families peace of mind… My husband Michael and I never had an empty house. From our three beautiful children to our combined 15 siblings and an endless number of friends, cousins, and their partners and kids, our home was always bursting at the seams with love, joyful chaos and lots of food!… Continue reading Sue’s story

Day of Care

The Day of Care Program at Margaret Bahen Hospice provides families and community members the opportunity to mark a special day in memory or recognition of a loved one. There are no costs to residents and families to stay at our Hospice, however donations from the community ensure that our programs remain available to those… Continue reading Day of Care

Community Supporters

Thank you doesn’t seem enough! It takes many contributions from individuals, companies, businesses and organizations annually, to guarantee our continued success in offering hospice programs and services free of charge.

Drews story

I’m thankful for: a great love story and valuable grief support I met my late wife Diane in a crowded Toronto pub. After I drove her home in the rain, she invited me in for coffee and we stayed up the whole night talking. In the 37 years that followed, I never got bored of… Continue reading Drews story

tracy and stevens story

We’re thankful for: our mother’s love and compassionate hospice care Our mother, Mignonne (Mickie), raised us in a small northern town called Kirkland Lake. Although money was a bit tight, we never felt poor: our mom gave us the kind of richness that only love can provide. She was hard-working, dedicated to her family, and… Continue reading tracy and stevens story