Empowering our community to live with hope and resilience throughout the journey with illness and loss.

Recent News

April 3, 2019

The Rainbow LIFE Institute’s Grief & Loss Services department recently celebrated the graduation of another Bereavement Fellow.  Lydia Backer (fifth from left), MSW, LSW presented her capstone project, a case study entitled, “When the student… Read more >

March 21, 2019

Megan Carroll has been a Social Worker with Rainbow since 2015 caring and supporting patients and families, monitoring safety and financial concerns, assisting in final arrangements and providing education.  She talks about the gift of… Read more >

November 16, 2018

November is National Hospice and Palliative Care Month when organizations across the country increase awareness and celebrate the benefits of hospice and palliative care.  The theme for 2018, My Hospice. A Program that Works. A… Read more >

Upcoming Events

May 03, 2019

  Date: Friday, May 3, 2019 Time: 8 am - 12:30 pm - FREE Location: The Levy Center, 300 Dodge Ave.,… Read more >

May 11, 2019

Please join us as we mourn and honor our mothers and the profound part they have played in… Read more >

Jun 13, 2019

Thursday, June 13; 7:00–8:30 pm Remembering Dad is a Father’s Day workshop for adults of all ages whose… Read more >

Hospice Care

Hospice is a philosophy of care intended to make people’s last days as comfortable as possible. When the time comes that a cure is no longer probable, hospice provides comfort and support to patients and families so they can focus on what matters most—living life.

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Palliative Care

Palliative care is available to help patients who are diagnosed with nearly any disease that causes chronic pain or other discomforting symptoms. The goal is to ease the burden of symptoms caused by the disease or by other treatments such as chemotherapy.

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LIFE Institute

Dealing with illness can be a complicated process with lots of information. The Rainbow LIFE Institute offers many educational resources for family members, friends and caregivers to learn more about hospice and end-of-life care.

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Grief & Loss

The grief process has no timeline as each individual’s experiences are personal and unique. At Rainbow Hospice and Palliative Care we have a well-earned reputation for providing comfort, care and compassion as family members work through the emotions of grieving.

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