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You deserve the highest quality of life when living with a serious illness. We offer the area’s most comprehensive hospice and palliative care, support and expertise. Let us care for you.

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Hope for the Holidays

Various times and locations

Hope for the Holidays is a specially design grief support workshop to help those who have lost a loved one find ways to cope with holiday grief. Workshops will be offered in November and December throughout our service area. There is no cost to attend and it is open to all who have lost a loved one, whether or not they were served by us. Registration is required. Visit our grief support calendar for dates, times and locations.

Foundation Events

Foundation Events

Galas, Fundraisers, and Tribute Ceremonies

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Grief Groups & Workshops

Grief Groups & Workshops

Grief support events for adults, children and families.

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Community Education

Community Education

Presentations, resources, volunteer training and educational events

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Be Informed.

Know your options for care.

Our goal is to provide you and your family with the highest level of quality end-of-life care in the region. If your healthcare needs can’t be met at home, our exclusive hospice care centers offer you compassionate care and comfort in a home-like setting. We have beautiful and serene locations nearby that provide expert medical care, pain management, and emotional and spiritual support.

Click here to see inside each of our community hospice care centers.

Benefits of Early Hospice

Our Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Kelly Erola, talks about the benefits of accessing hospice care sooner, which include a longer and higher quality of life for patients and their families.

Blog: Palliative Care

A 2014 report by the Center for Disease Control (CDC) stated that one in four Americans have multiple chronic conditions (heart and renal disease, diabetes, COPD, cancer, and dementia). That number rises to three in four in people who are 65 and older.

Begin the Conversation

In life, we prepare for everything: college, marriage, a baby, retirement. But we never BEGIN the conversation about the end. The goal of Begin the Conversation is to enable everyone to have peace of mind that their healthcare wishes are known and their loved ones have the gift of prior planning. Click “Begin the Conversation” to learn more.

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800.733.1476

OUR MISSION:

Lower Cape Fear Hospice is a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing the highest level of care and comfort to patients with life-limiting illness; support and counseling to families; and education to the community.

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Lower Cape Fear Hospice
Home Office
1414 Physicians Drive
Wilmington, NC 28401
910.796.7900 or 800.733.1476
FAX: 910.796.7901

Lower Cape Fear Hospice
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8216 Devon Court
Myrtle Beach, SC 29572
843.848.6480
FAX: 843.848.6655

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