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You deserve the highest quality of life when living with a serious illness. We offer a spectrum of health services to meet your needs at any point in life, wherever you call home, and provide support for loved ones.

Let us care for you.


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2020 Cape Fear Festival of Trees

If 2020 has your tinsel in a tangle, by golly, find your jolly at the Cape Fear Festival of Trees. The area’s favorite holiday tradition will be hosted at Mayfaire Town Center, Nov. 21-Dec. 24. Click here to find out more and purchase your tickets.


LifeCare Responds

Visit our LifeCare Responds site for resources and information for you and your loved ones on coping during the pandemic. Click here.

Foundation Events

Foundation Events

Galas, Fundraisers, and Tribute Ceremonies

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Grief Groups & Workshops

Grief Groups & Workshops

Grief support events for adults, children and families.

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Community Education

Community Education

Presentations, resources, volunteer training and educational events

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Be Informed.

Know your options for care.

Our goal is to provide you and your family with the highest level of quality end-of-life care in the region. If your healthcare needs can’t be met at home, our exclusive hospice care centers offer you compassionate care and comfort in a home-like setting. We have beautiful and serene locations nearby that provide expert medical care, pain management, and emotional and spiritual support.

Click here to see inside each of our community hospice care centers.

Heron Sculpture to Honor LCFL Founder Dr. Daniel Gottovi

Watch Wilmington artist Dumay Gorham talk about a heron sculpture he is creating to honor our founder Dr. Daniel Gottovi. The heron will be installed in our Heritage Garden this year as part of our 40th anniversary celebration.

Blog:During COVID-19, Holidays are Safer with Hospice Care

With COVID-19 cases on the rise and decreasing capacity at hospitals, hospice care can help you care for your most vulnerable loved ones, keeping them home and safe this holiday season.

Begin the Conversation

In life, we prepare for everything: college, marriage, a baby, retirement. But we never BEGIN the conversation about the end. The goal of Begin the Conversation is to enable everyone to have peace of mind that their healthcare wishes are known and their loved ones have the gift of prior planning. Click “Begin the Conversation” to learn more.




Lower Cape Fear LifeCare is a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing access to the highest quality LifeCare, education, and supportive services to our patients, their families, and the communities we serve.


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Lower Cape Fear LifeCare
1414 Physicians Drive
Wilmington, NC 28401
910.796.7900 or 800.733.1476
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On January 1, 2020, Lower Cape Fear Hospice formally changed its name to Lower Cape Fear LifeCare to better represent the spectrum of care and support they provide those in our community.