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Local Death Caring Collective expands services, helps community navigate health care options

By Greg Osoba, CKTZ News, through an LJI grant from Canada-info.ca

Cortes Island Death Caring Collective is looking to expand its services and hire a staff member as the local island’s population ages.

Collective Co-founder Margaret Verschuur says that more community members are needing help to navigate the myriad of health care options available for addressing physical or mental health needs, or both. She adds that those needs can be due to physical limitations, loss of a loved one, or ageing in place.

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