20 Mar

Service Spotlight

We have been busy here at SCHF! In this post, we salute a national hero honored for his service and our own behind-the-scenes heroes that make the work we do possible. Read More..

04 Feb

Holidays with Hospice…

Holidays with Hospice, End of 2016, & Stay tuned for what’s next!

The 2015 holiday season was busy, productive, and full of hope! During the months of November through January we raised awareness, provided support, resources, and helping hands to patients and families within the community and beyond! Read More..

15 Oct

Adopt a Family This Holiday Season

We are already gearing up for the holidays here at SCHF! This is a very special time of year, especially for the patients and families we serve. For most of them, this will be the last holiday that they will share with their loved one.  Read More..

21 Sep

6th Annual LA Wine Soirée

On Saturday, September 12th, we hosted our 6th Annual LA Wine Soirée, and it was an astounding success! On the rooftop of the iconic LA Athletic Club, 150 guests enjoyed wines from 12 different stations, a gourmet pasta dinner, delicious appetizers, and an exciting auction and raffle. It was quite the party! Read More..

21 Aug

August 2015 News

Hospice has received a lot of press lately! At SCHF- we think that’s a great thing because it raises awareness about the vital work we do! A recent New York Times article shed light on a new pilot program that Medicare plans to initiate in a select group of hospices starting January 1, 2016. This program will allow for patients to get treatment for their terminal illness and receive hospice care simultaneously:  Read More..

22 Jul

July, 2015 News

My goodness! It has been so long since we’ve posted to our blog, we are so sorry for the long absence! Things have been super exciting over here at SCHF and we can’t wait to share it with you! Read More..

09 Dec

Light up a life for the holidays

The holiday season is fast approaching and we have so much to be thankful for. As a hospice social worker, I have come to realize that it is the simple pleasures in life that we often take for granted. To illustrate, I would like to share a story about a patient who endures some of the most difficult circumstances imaginable. Read More..

01 Nov

Welcome to our New Site!

In honor of National Hospice and Palliative Care Month (November), a time designated to raising awareness about the comprehensive care services that hospice and palliative care provide to patients and families coping with terminal illness, the Southern California Hospice Foundation (SCHF) is pleased to launch our new website! Read More..