Navigation Links
Los Altos Community Foundation Grant Supports Pathways Hospice
Date:6/7/2013

Sunnyvale, California (PRWEB) June 07, 2013

The Los Altos Community Foundation (LACF), funded by the David and Lucile Packard Foundation, awarded a $2,000 grant to Pathways Home Health & Hospice. The grant will help Pathways’ provide care for those in the community with life-limiting illnesses.

Pathways Hospice has close ties within the Los Altos community,” said Roy Lave, Executive Director of the Los Altos Community Foundation. “One of the primary goals of LACF is to strengthen the non-profit sector and, by doing so, build a stronger community. We are proud to support them in their mission of caring for neighbors who are facing a critical time in their lives.”

Pathways Home Health, Hospice & Private Duty provides a family of health services in the home for patients including home health, hospice care, private duty non-medical attendant for personal care, geriatric care management services, grief support, and pediatric hospice care for children with life-threatening illnesses.

“Pathways Home Health & Hospice has been part of the Los Altos community since we were founded in 1977,” said Sandra Coolidge, Vice President of Admissions, Community Relations and Philanthropy at Pathways. “We are very appreciative of this grant from the Los Altos Community Foundation, and will use the funds to continue to provide quality care for those in need.”

About Pathways Home Health & Hospice

Pathways Home Health & Hospice is a non-profit, community-based organization with more than 36 years of experience assisting Bay Area families. Pathways was founded in 1977 by a group of Stanford physicians and community members who saw the need for professional care at home. That first year, Pathways served 12 patients. Pathways now serves over 5,000 families a year in San Francisco, Alameda, Santa Clara, San Mateo and Contra Costa Counties.

Affiliated with El Camino and Sequoia Hospitals since 1986, Pathways Home Health & Hospice is accredited by The Joint Commission and is a member of the Visiting Nurse Association of America, California Hospice & Palliative Care Association, and the California Association of Health Services at Home. Pathways Home Health & Hospice is a designated 2012 HomeCare Elite Agency for Quality Care.

For more information about Pathways services, bereavement services, grief workshops, volunteering, or making a donation in support of Pathways’ families, call 1.888.755.7855 or visit: About the Los Altos Community Foundation.

Los Altos Community Foundation serves Los Altos, Los Altos Hills and the surrounding area by promoting community building – those activities and facilities that give our community its favorable character and make it a desirable place to live and work for all generations and cultures.

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/LosAltosCommunityFoundati/PathwaysHospice/prweb10806785.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Pathways Hospice Offers Reflection, Comfort and Healing at Evening of Remembrance Memorial Service in Los Altos, California
2. BMA Affordable Assisted Living Community to Celebrate 6th Anniversary
3. BMA Affordable Assisted Living Community to Host Petals for Oklahoma Art and Bake Sale
4. Altec Presents the Power of Going Paperless with doc-link to the Microsoft Dynamics GPUG Community
5. Cancer Support Community Releases Cost of Care Communication Data at ASCO Conference
6. Two Community-Involved, Philadelphia-area Students Receive $8,000 Scholarships
7. Dr. Brettney Ramsour of the East Stroudsburg Alignlife Clinic Receives 2 Major Awards for Excellence in Service to His Patients and Outreach to the Community
8. Caregiver Services and Home Care Inc. Applauds Atria Hillcrest's Grand Opening of Atria Life Guidance Memory Care Community
9. Connecticut Community for Addiction Recovery Pays Tribute to Volunteers at 8th Annual Recognition Celebration: Community Members Honored For 23,000 Hours of Service
10. BMA Affordable Assisted Living Community to Host Stories, Fables and Anecdotes
11. Three More Georgia Community Service Boards Select Netsmart as Technology Partner
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/25/2016)... Miami, FL (PRWEB) , ... June 25, 2016 , ... The temporary closing of Bruton ... Plant City Observer , brings up a new, often overlooked aspect of head lice: ... The closing for fumigation is not a common occurrence, but a necessary one in the ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... ... , ... On Friday, June 10, Van Mitchell, Secretary of the Maryland Department ... in recognition of their exemplary accomplishments in worksite health promotion. , The Wellness at ... Wellness Symposium at the BWI Marriott in Linthicum Heights. iHire was one of 42 ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... PASADENA, CA (PRWEB) , ... June 24, 2016 , ... Marcy was in a crisis. ... he would lash out at his family verbally and physically. , “When something upset him, ... table, he would use it. He would throw rocks at my other children and say ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... ... BioMedics, Inc, makers of Topricin and MyPainAway Pain Relief Products, join The ‘Business for a ... an hour by 2020 and then adjusting it yearly to increase at the same rate ... assure the wage floor does not erode again, and make future increases more predictable. , ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... Strategic Capital ... area economy by obtaining investment capital for emerging technology companies. SCP has ... have already resulted in more than a million dollars of capital investment for ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:6/23/2016)... , June 23, 2016 Research ... Devices Global Market - Forecast to 2022" report to ... the treatment method for the patients with kidney failure, it ... excess fluid from the patient,s blood and thus the treatment ... potassium and chloride in balance. Increasing number ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... , June 23, 2016 Roche (SIX: ... 510(k) clearance for its Elecsys BRAHMS PCT (procalcitonin) assay ... sepsis or septic shock. With this clearance, Roche is ... a fully integrated solution for sepsis risk assessment and ... with bacterial infection and PCT levels in blood can ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... -- Bracket , a leading clinical trial technology and ... platform, Bracket eCOA (SM) 6.0, at the 52 nd ... 2016 in Philadelphia , Pennsylvania.  A demonstration ... of its kind to fully integrate with RTSM, will be ... is a flexible platform for electronic clinical outcomes assessments that ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: