Learn More About What We Do
How does NVNA and Hospice work?
We support what everyone wants—care at home. Advanced technology helps us care for complex patients in the comfort of their own home, surrounded by friends and family.
Patients have a choice and can ask for NVNA and Hospice by name. When your doctor, hospital or skilled nursing facility recommends home, palliative or hospice care. We exist to support our neighbors in 27 South Shore communities. Just give us a call and we will work with your healthcare provider to get you started. (781) 659-2342
What services are provided?
We provide the full continuum of care from home health, palliative, hospice and the Pat Roche Hospice Home to private services to support patients and families. As a non-profit charity, we provide wellness and public health services through NVNA SUPPORTS in 27 communities, from Milton to Plymouth, helping our neighbors. Just give us a call and we will work with your healthcare provider to get you started. (781) 659-2342
What do my donations support?
As an independent community charity, our mission is fueled by philanthropy. Donations can support anything from providing free care to eligible Pat Roche Hospice Home residents to honoring loved ones to supporting nursing scholarships and education. We work with donors to ensure that each gift matches their personal philanthropic priorities. Generous neighbors like you and community-minded companies make everything possible. Thank you!
What is palliative care?
Palliative care is a patient-centered approach that improves the quality of life of patients and their families facing the problems associated with life-threatening illness, through the prevention and relief of suffering by means of early identification, assessment and treatment of pain and other problems, physical, psychosocial and spiritual.Just give us a call and we will work with your healthcare provider to get you started.