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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.

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Resolve to Make a Plan

This year, resolve to get your advance care plan in place. Having an advance care plan ensures your healthcare wishes are honored if you are in an accident or suddenly become ill and are unable to communicate. Jason Clamme, engagement manager, hosts monthly workshops to help you get your plan in place. Check our calendar for dates and times. We also have a free, downloadable workbook to help you start making your plan.

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.

Dr. Kelly Erola talks about hospice and palliative care

During the WWAY 2021 Virtual Health Fair, Dr. Kelly Erola, LCFL Chief Medical Officer, talked about hospice and palliative care, when each type of care is appropriate, when care should begin, and the benefits of each that improve quality of life for patients and their loved ones.

Blog: Can You Recieve Hospice Care in a Nursing Home?

While nursing home staff are experts in custodial care, hospice care team members are experts in end-of-life care for nursing home residents with life-limiting or terminal illnesses with a life expectancy of six months or less. Read more in our blog.

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.

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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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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.