Hospice by the Bay Overview
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Target demographics: seriously and terminally ill patients eligible for hospice care, their families and the communities we serve.
Direct beneficiaries per year: More than 2000 patients, plus their family members, and offered education and information to the community.
Someone who had 3 hours of volunteer time could: Staff our Marin thrift stores or used book room; help in our offices; work at a fundraising event; sew comfort bears for grieving children; and other special projects. We also have trained patient care volunteers who help out at the residence. Those certified in body work, music therapy or animal social visits can also voluntter their expertise to our patients.
Geographic areas served: Marin, San Francisco, N. San Mateo, Sonoma and S. Napa counties
Programs: A Bay Area, non-profit, home health care provider, Hospice by the Bay cares for seriously and terminally ill adults, children and teens, while providing support and education for their families and caregivers.
Our expert clinical teams bring care to hospice patients in the comfort of their homes in Marin, San Francisco, N. San Mateo, Sonoma and S. Napa counties.
Our professional grief counselors offer individual and group counseling to our hospice families and community members of all ages.
Community education on end-of-life, advance care planning, and grief support is available to groups and individuals.
No one who needs hospice care is turned away, regardless of insurance or ability to pay. Charitable funds support terminally ill patients in need.
To support Bay Area patients and families too often underserved by hospice care, we provide care in Spanish and Chinese. We have also served the needs of the LGBTQ community since the 1970s.
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