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Heart of Hospice Foundation

Heart of Hospice Foundation

Sponsored by Twiggs

 

2621 Wasco Street
Hood River, Oregon 97031 541.386.1942
HeartOfHospiceFoundation.org

Mission
To support the Heart of Hospice philosophy of Heart to Heart care by providing emotional and financial support to Hospice patients and families in need.

The Foundation’s board and its staff administer charitable donations from individuals, organizations and businesses. The Foundation also raises awareness of end of life programs and resources.

The success of the Foundation depends upon the generous support of donors as well as the support of Heart of Hospice and its employees and staff.

 

– PROGRAM OVERVIEW –

Assisting patients and families in financial need; keeping utilities turned on, groceries in the cupboard, and critical bills paid.

Providing hundreds of “Celebrations of Life” for our patients, such as birthdays, anniversaries, holidays, outings.
Presenting blankets with Branch of Service decorations to our Veteran patients along with a plaque and “thanks for your service” ceremony.

Assisting family members in visiting their loved ones in their final days. Continuing to offer extended bereavement programs to the whole community, including our fifth annual Community Butterfly Release and bereavement ceremony.

Launching our “Talk About Death” series to help families communicate their wishes and take charge of end-of-life planning.

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