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5000 Pairs of Socks!

As the mercury drops, we become acutely aware of just how bitterly cold our Canadian winters can be. Now imagine confronting the chill without socks. Socks are one of the most needed and least donated items of clothing in homeless shelters. Recognizing the need, the Barrhaven...

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It’s the First Christmas Without Them

12 Ways to Honour Your Loved One Over the Holidays Concerned about plans for this holiday season? Looking to skip Christmas altogether? Find yourself wishing your loved one was still here to celebrate just one more time? Regardless of our beliefs or the traditions we practice, this...

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The Power of Song

On Thursday, November 27th, we welcomed our community to the Centrepointe Studio Theatre to celebrate The Power of Song. Featuring the incredible talents of members of the Voices of Praise Gospel Choir, we were treated to an evening of music, celebration, and hope. In case...

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The Importance of Pre-Planning Your Funeral

While nobody necessarily wants to plan their own funeral, it's hard to deny the value. What better gift to give your loved ones than the peace of mind that comes with knowing they'll be cared for? From ensuring that your final wishes are honoured to...

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What to Discuss at the Funeral Arrangement Meeting

Arranging a funeral can be overwhelming. There are a lot of decisions to be made and not a lot of time to make them. Our hope is that by breaking down the process, we can make things a little simpler. Who's Deciding? Before going into the...

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Cremation 101

The Popularity of Cremation The rate of cremation is rising steadily- 68.8% of Canadians polled reported that they were "definitely" or "somewhat likely" to choose cremation as an option.* By 2020, these numbers are expected to hit close to 75%. We see this increase in the...