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Recent Hospice SLO County Announcements

In 2022, Central Coast Funds for Children awarded 31 grants for a total of $100,000.  

Hospice SLO County applied for funding for our Youth Grief Counseling Program. 

We are excited to announce that we received a $5,000 grant.  

The mission of Central Coast Funds for Children is to raise funds to help provide a hopeful pathway for children in need in San Luis Obispo County. 

 You can learn more about Central Coast Funds for Children at https://www.centralcoastfundsforchildren.org/ 

159 people logged an astounding 12,776 miles by walking, running, hiking, biking, swimming, dancing, and other activities throughout May and June 2022. There was participation in California, Arkansas, Indiana, Maine, Minnesota, Montana, Ohio, and Washington. It was truly a walk across America!

471 people donated $53,537 to surpass our fundraising goal of $50,000! Hospice SLO County is extremely grateful for this tremendous support.

Winners Announced! Click Here to see the campaign results.

Recent Hospice SLO County Blogs

Hospice SLO County helped me care for my wife who was living with dementia.

“I’m alive today because of my end-of-life Doula, Karen,” Kelly* said to me recently. “We share a very strong bond.” Kelly, who was first diagnosed with breast cancer in 2007 and then suffered from two malignant brain tumors in the past six years, was referring to her volunteer doula from Hospice SLO County...

Bill has been caring for his wife, Laura, who was diagnosed with dementia five years ago. Laura is now at the point where it is not safe for her to be left alone. Bill cannot take a break from caregiving and has no time to take care of his medical needs...