Hugs Children's Hospice Society


Vancouver, BC



Glen Brae Manor, built between 1910 – 1911, is a municipally designated Class A Heritage Building.  It is located in the historic Shaughnessy residential district of Vancouver, British Columbia.  This grand house, now known as Canuck Place, is a fully accessible hospice for children.  It contains a multi-sensory children’s garden as well as a formal garden retained from its earlier use.

It opened to children in 1995 and was awarded a Vancouver Heritage Award of Merit.

Canuck Place

Exterior view of main entrance Canuck Place.

Canuck Place

A glimpse of Canuck Place through the landscaping.

Canuck Place

Interior view of the rotunda, a place for board games and bonding.

Canuck Place

Interior view of Canuck Place.


Vancouver Heritage Award of Merit