Hospice Palliative Care Ontario (HPCO) is the active voice that represents and supports all hospices in Ontario and the individuals who require care. We believe every person and family in the province should have access to the finest standard of hospice palliative care. Our organization centres on improving the quality of life for both patients and families who are living with chronic illnesses and bereavement. Our members provide service in over 450 communities in Ontario and there are over 16,000 hospice volunteers who have dedicated over 700,000 hours of service to more than 28,000 clients per year.