Hospice of the Rock River Valley - Your Local Non-Profit Hospice
Coping with a terminal illness in your family is one of life's most challenging times, but you don't have to face the challenges alone. As an area advocate for quality hospice care, Hospice of the Rock River Valley has been providing expert end of life care for patients in the final months of life - and support for their families - for over 35 years. Putting the needs of our patients and their families first ... that is our commitment to you.
Our specialized services are focused on patient and family care and includes symptom management, emotional support, spiritual support and psychosocial services.
We provide a multi-disciplinary approach which includes your personal physician, nurses, aides, social workers, bereavement counselors, and volunteers who form a team to address and care for the patients' needs while focusing on improving the individuals quality of life.
Hospice services can be provided to patients in their own home, retirement center, long-term care facility or wherever the patient calls home.
15th Annual Memorial Golf Outing
Deer Valley Country Club
Benefits compassionate, quality hospice care for the terminally ill and honors the memory of our loved ones.
Hospice Home Construction
Opening Fall of 2017
News from the Hospice Home Project Manager
Learn Here - Pages 4 & 5
Each Brick is a Story ...
Each Step is a Memory
Find out how to purchase a Memorial Brick in our
Newsletter - Page 3
Hospice House Campaign
Hospice of the Rock River Valley plans to build a 14,000 square foot hospice home ....
Contributions Still Needed & Appreciated
Make a pledge for
Hospice of the Rock River Valley
through the Birdies for Charity
program. It's simple ... Help HRRV by pledging a penny or more per birdie made during the tournament or make a flat pledge and all monies collected will come back to HRRV, plus a bonus donated by John Deere. Also take a guess at the total number of birdies hit during the tournament and you could win a great prize. Make sure your pledge form organization is indicated as Hospice of the Rock River Valley and include our "Bird No." of 1366. Pledge forms are available at the HRRV office or at the link below.
Birdies for Charity
John Deere Classic
Saturday, July 22
Tapas & Tinis
Banquet Center, Dixon
A casual social evening where hospice supporters/celebrity chefs create a variety of appetizers (tapas)/specialty dishes for all guests to enjoy. Attendees are encouraged to sample as many as they like and to vote with cash for their favorite chef or dish, with all the proceeds going to the hospice home fund. Several featured martinis will be available for purchase along with a cash bar. Tickets are $30 and are available at the Hospice of the Rock River Valley office. For more information or if you have an interest in being a chef, please call 815-625-3858.
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Saturday, July 1
Hospice Home Bucket Brigade
8 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Board members and staff will be manning a bucket brigade with the proceeds benefitting the Hospice Home campaign.
Collection will take place at the corner of Second Avenue and Second Street in Sterling.