100% of funds raised stay in Caroline County
The foundation raises funds to help pay for end-of-life care for residents of Caroline County, MD. We also own the Caroline Hospice Home and pay all maintenance and utility costs for the home.
We believe that all people deserve to be cared for with compassion and dignity at the end of life’s journey. You can help us fulfill our mission by making a donation to Caroline Hospice Foundation. Your financial support provides the gift of care and support to patients and their families during one of life’s most difficult moments.
Hospice Medical Care
Compass Regional Hospice is the medical care provider for all hospice patients in Caroline County. This includes patients being cared for in their own homes, as well as those receiving in-patient care at the Caroline Hospice Home. Caroline Hospice Foundation is very proud of our partnership with this exceptional care provider. Funds raised by Caroline Hospice Foundation go toward the cost of medical care provided by Compass. Please visit the Compass website to learn more about the services they provide.
patients receiving care
Number of patients receiving hospice care in Caroline County in a typical month. There is no limit on the number of patients served.
per patient, per day
Cost contributed by Caroline Hospice Foundation toward patient care in Caroline County.
spent last year
Amount Caroline Hospice Foundation spent on hospice care for Caroline County patients in 2016.
projected for this year
Amount Caroline Hospice Foundation is projected to spend on hospice care in 2017.
Caroline Hospice Foundation helps cover the cost of hospice care for patients in Caroline County. We pay $30 per patient, per day to the county’s approved provider for medical hospice care, Compass Regional Hospice.
As a foundation, we do not provide medical care ourselves, but we play a critical role in ensuring access to care. Without your financial support, our Caroline County friends and family would not have access to the exceptional care that provides comfort and dignity in the final stage of life’s journey.
increase in care costs
Caroline Hospice Foundation is providing care to more patients than ever, resulting in a nearly three-fold increase in patient care costs.
Number of beds available for 24/7 inpatient care at the Caroline Hospice Home.
Caroline Hospice Home reopened
Month Caroline Hospice Home was reopened after extensive renovations. Its rooms have remained full since reopening.
Caroline Hospice Foundation has been serving Caroline County since 1983.
Board of Directors
Laura Harris, President
Dave Whaley, Treasurer
Marge Hardee Calvello
Supporters & Donors
Our team would not be complete without dedicated supporters like you. Please visit our Donors & Sponsors page to see who else is on our team.
Compass Regional Hospice
Compass Regional Hospice is the approved hospice care provider for Caroline County. We are grateful to have such exceptional doctors, nurses, and support staff serving our county.
Caroline Hospice Foundation was established by the Caroline County Health Department to raise funds to ensure access to hospice care for all Caroline County residents
Caroline Hospice Foundation was incorporated
Shore Home Care & Hospice took over the Certificate of Need for Caroline County, replacing the Health Department as the medical care provider for hospice patients in the county
Caroline Hospice Foundation acquired the Caroline Hospice Home to provide inpatient hospice care
The Caroline Hospice Home was opened and began serving patients
The Caroline Hospice Home was closed due to lack of funds. Hospice care continued to be provided to Caroline County residents in their own homes.
Compass Regional Hospice took over the Certificate of Need for Caroline County and began caring for patients with financial support from Caroline Hospice Foundation
The Caroline Hospice Home was reopened after extensive renovations were made possible through the fundraising efforts of Caroline Hospice Foundation and incredible community support