Hospice of MV article by Vineyard Gazette

During his first year as executive director of Hospice of Martha’s Vineyard, Tom Hallahan got a call from an Island resident with an unusual request. The man’s septic system had backed up and he wanted to know if Hospice could help. “I said, I don’t know, but could I put you on hold?” Mr. Hallahan … [Read more…]

Palliative Care

The window to suffering can be a window to peace and opportunity. You matter because you are you and you matter to the last moment of your life. We will do all we can to help you, not only to die peacefully but to live until you die. ~Cicely Saunders Palliative care is comfort care. … [Read more…]

Grief & Bereavement Support

Hospice of Martha’s Vineyard Center for Loss & Renewal      Grief is a process, not an event. Be gentle with yourself as you journey along that sacred path known as grief. Hospice of Martha’s Vineyard supports anyone in our community who is grieving the loss of a loved one. Support is available whether Hospice cared for … [Read more…]