Hospice and Palliative Care Foundation - Quality of Life Support for End-of-Life

Charity Name
Hospice and Palliative Care Foundation

CFC Zone

Charity Type

CFC Number
63356

Cause Area

Transcript

This video describes the major programs of the Hospice and Palliative Care Foundation; including emergency financial assistance, photography services, technological assistance and support for children and families that are grieving. The background audio is classical music.

The slides read as follows:
1) Hospice and Palliative Care Foundation 20 Year Logo, 2000-2020
2) Established in 2000, our non-profit foundation has contributed over $1.2 million to assist individuals, patients and families across South Carolina dealing with end-of-life issues. (Purple background, no picture)
3) Our Adult Needs and Assistance Program provides $500 for low income patients on hospice services to assist with the cost of critical expenses not covered by insurance. (Picture of elderly man in a wheelchair in shadow in front of a window with a mountain outside)
4) Our Small Gift Program provides up to $75 for items such as groceries or gas cards for adults & gifts such as baby monitors, games or toys for pediatric patients. (Picture of two gift cards, blue and red)
5) Portraits of pediatric patients and their immediate family are provided at no cost. (Picture of mother, father, and baby daughter)
6) Over 5500 booklets and grief resources have been provided to guidance counselors, educators and individuals working to address childhood grief. (Picture of father hugging two children outdoors)
7) Our Technology Program gives pediatric patients access to iPads with Apps that can play an important role in therapeutic interventions and socialization. (Picture of child playing with an iPad in her bedroom)
8) Over 1,300 children and family members have attended Camp Hands of Hope, our youth centered family focused expense paid bereavement retreat held 3 times a year. (Picture of mother and son creating art with paintbrushes at a table)
9) "Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much." - Helen Keller (background of handprints in many colors)
Hospice and Palliative Care Foundation CFC #63356