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Delaware Hospice Care Resources

Read about hospice care resources you can access in Delaware.

Delaware - Hospice Care

Planning for end-of-life care is never easy, but if a family is able to develop a care plan that matches their needs, they will be able to focus more on celebrating the life of their loved one rather than worrying over the details of finding care.

Hospice Care

Hospice Care is one of the most common types of end-of-life care and it places a greater focus on the comfort of its guests rather than medical treatment. Hospice care is typically reserved for those who are terminally ill or have received a life-limiting diagnosis. With the help of a round-the-clock staff, these facilities provide a safe, comfortable, and positive environment for an elderly family member.

Delaware Hospice Care Resources

Care.com End of Life Care Guide: About Hospice Care: This care guide explains what hospice care is, who qualifies for this care, the cost and benefits of hospice care, and gives some important questions to guide your search for care.

Delaware Hospice: Delaware Hospice has multiple locations and offers comprehensive care for your loved one.

VITAS: A hospice care option in the state of Delaware that offers care for terminally ill patients and those with life-limiting diagnoses.

Delaware Health Care Facilities Association: A non-profit organization of nearly 55 health care facilities, including some hospices.

HospiceNet: Resources for those who may be in need of hospice care. Includes information for caregivers, patients, and children.

Cancer.org Hospice Information: Educational information regarding the search for hospice care and more. This is a step-by-step guide understanding, paying for, and finding suitable hospice care.

Hospice Foundation of America: Nation wide end-of-life care resources including descriptions of hospice care, end-of-life care information, and grief resources.

More Resources

Senior Care Guide: Care.com's comprehensive guide to senior care that helps readers understand senior care options by describing each option in detail and answering frequently asked questions.

For more information on senior healthcare, visit our Articles and Resources page.

Looking for quality senior care in Delaware? Take a look at the local pages below.

Dover

Newark

Wilmington

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