Category: Stories


Hospice of the North Coast’s “Mission Possible” Tells a Compelling Story of Helping Terminally Ill Malawian Experience a Peaceful Death

Story originally from Carlsbad CA— An impoverished community in a landlocked country in Africa.  An upscale coastal city in Southern California. The story of Hospice of the North Coast’s (HNC’s) Global Partnership (GP) with Nkhoma Hospital in Malawi spans more than 10,000 miles and two vastly different cultures connected by a strong, shared commitment...


Center for Hospice Care and Palliative Care Association of Uganda

Center for Hospice Care/Hospice Foundation in Mishawaka, IN and the Palliative Care Association of Uganda in Kampala, Uganda Center for Hospice Care was linked with the Palliative Care Association of Uganda in 2008. The partnership is multi-faceted and has engaged in numerous projects and areas of support to enhance palliative care in Uganda. This has...


Caring Circle and Our Lady’s Hospice

Caring Circle in St. Joseph, MI and Our Lady’s Hospice in Thigio, Kenya Despite the roughly 7,800 miles between Michigan and Kenya, two hospice organizations have used video conferencing technology to foster meaningful relationships with one another. In June of 2017, Hospice at Home, Caring Circle located in St. Joseph, Michigan was partnered with Our...