The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
Vision Every person accepts death as a natural part of living and experiences death with dignity, comfort and support. Mission Statement To provide palliative care and interdisciplinary support for terminally ill persons and their families focusing o... Read more
Vision Every person accepts death as a natural part of living and experiences death with dignity, comfort and support. Mission Statement To provide palliative care and interdisciplinary support for terminally ill persons and their families focusing on living fully through the illness and bereavement. To provide resources for the community on the issues of death, dying, grief and loss. Values · Death with dignity, individuality and comfort. · Informed choice and control. · Maximize quality of life. · Family centered approach. · Family as defined by the patient. · Honest, compassionate communication. · Service provided regardless of ability to pay. · Maintain highest quality of expertise and skill. · Comprehensive care through interdisciplinary team approach. · Provide education to the community about death, dying, grief and loss. · Maintain independent, community-based status. · Joy of life in everything we do. . Fiscal responsibility.
Hospice Savannah is the only not-for-profit hospice in Savannah serving 8 counties in Coastal Georgia. Most pateints and families receive our services in their own homes. Hospice Savannah also has this area's only inpateint hospice option, Hospice House. We provide medications, medical equipment and supplies as well as professional services to people facing the last 6 months of life.