Senior Services

End of Life Care

Martha's Vineyard

Anne Akerly
Anne Akerly
Phone: 508-221-7545
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Offering private duty caregiving in the home.   This listing is from a party interested in providing in-home care and is not an endorsement of the individual by FirstStop MV... See More

HopeHealth / HopeHospice
Stacie Madden
Phone: 800-642-2423
Fax: 508-957-0229
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Hope Hospice is here to provide trusted care and support. With over 30 years of experience caring for thousands of people coping with life-limiting illness — we’re here for you, wherever you are, whenever you need us... See More

Horizons Geriatric Care Management
Beth Toomey
Phone: 508-693-1123
Fax: 508-687-9415
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Horizons Geriatric services include: Comprehensive functional and mental health assessments Home safety evaluation Coordination of Medical appointments Medical oversight to include proper use of medications/treatments Mental health counseling for the elder and his/her family Facilitation of legal assistance for Health Care Proxies, Estate Planning, Guardianship and other legal matters Coordination and supervision of outside services Education regarding alternative residential living options as needed Facilitation of information between elders, family and medical teams See More

Hospice of Martha's Vineyard
Dr. Thomas Hallahan
Phone: 508-693-0189
Fax: 508-693-7229
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Hospice of Martha’s Vineyard is dedicated to a singular mission: To offer free, quality hospice care and counseling services to all those facing serious illness and death... See More

Rabbi Yosef P. Glassman, MD
Yosef Glassman
Phone: 617-610-9416
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In home holistic MD geriatric consultation for geriatric patients and children of aging parents. See More

Threshold Choir
Cheryl Burns
Phone: 508-560-1875
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Our goal is to bring ease and comfort to those at the thresholds of living and dying. A calm and focused presence at the bedside, with gentle voices, simple songs, and sincere kindness, can be soothing and reassuring to clients, family, and caregivers alike... See More

Visiting Nurse Association of Cape Cod
Dianne Kolb
Phone: 800-631-3900
Fax: 508-771-3707
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At the VNA of Cape Cod, our goal is to provide comprehensive home health and hospice services that enable individuals – from newborns to the elderly – to receive care in the privacy and comfort of their own homes... See More

Windemere Nursing and Rehabilitation Center
Phone: 508-696-6465
Fax: 508-696-8004
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Windemere is a skilled nursing facility located on the campus of Martha’s Vineyard Hospital... See More

Off Island

CaringInfo / National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization
Phone: 800-658-8898
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CaringInfo, a program of the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization, provides free resources to help people make decisions about end-of-life care and services before a crisis... See More

Death Cafe
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At a Death Cafe people, often strangers, gather to eat cake, drink tea and discuss death. Our objective is ‘to increase awareness of death with a view to helping people make the most of their (finite) lives’... See More

Funeral Consumers Alliance of Eastern Massachusetts
Phone: 617-859-7990
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As a nonprofit organization dedicated to protecting a consumer’s right to choose a meaningful, dignified, affordable funeral, including directories for green burials and family-directed and home Funerals–the Funeral Consumers Alliance: Provides members with information about laws, practices and forms pertaining to death, burial, cremation, anatomical gifts and related subjects... See More

Medline Plus / End of Life Issues
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Planning for the end of life can be difficult. But by deciding what end-of-life care best suits your needs when you are healthy, you can help those close to you make the right choices when the time comes... See More

Private Agency / Privatus Care Solutions
Bonnie Penfold
Phone: 508-534-1370
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Private Care Management company specializing in supporting lifestyle and personal preferences See More

The Conversation Project
Harriet Warshaw
Phone: 617-301-4868
Email Us
Visit our website

The Conversation Project is dedicated to helping people talk about their wishes for end-of-life care... See More
Senior Services

End of Life Care

Martha's Vineyard

Anne Akerly
Anne Akerly
Phone: 508-221-7545
Email Us

Offering private duty caregiving in the home.   This listing is from a party interested in providing in-home care and is not an endorsement of the individual by FirstStop MV... See More

HopeHealth / HopeHospice
Stacie Madden
Phone: 800-642-2423
Fax: 508-957-0229
Email Us
Visit our website

Hope Hospice is here to provide trusted care and support. With over 30 years of experience caring for thousands of people coping with life-limiting illness — we’re here for you, wherever you are, whenever you need us... See More

Horizons Geriatric Care Management
Beth Toomey
Phone: 508-693-1123
Fax: 508-687-9415
Email Us
Visit our website

Horizons Geriatric services include: Comprehensive functional and mental health assessments Home safety evaluation Coordination of Medical appointments Medical oversight to include proper use of medications/treatments Mental health counseling for the elder and his/her family Facilitation of legal assistance for Health Care Proxies, Estate Planning, Guardianship and other legal matters Coordination and supervision of outside services Education regarding alternative residential living options as needed Facilitation of information between elders, family and medical teams See More

Hospice of Martha's Vineyard
Dr. Thomas Hallahan
Phone: 508-693-0189
Fax: 508-693-7229
Email Us
Visit our website

Hospice of Martha’s Vineyard is dedicated to a singular mission: To offer free, quality hospice care and counseling services to all those facing serious illness and death... See More

Rabbi Yosef P. Glassman, MD
Yosef Glassman
Phone: 617-610-9416
Email Us

In home holistic MD geriatric consultation for geriatric patients and children of aging parents. See More

Threshold Choir
Cheryl Burns
Phone: 508-560-1875
Visit our website

Our goal is to bring ease and comfort to those at the thresholds of living and dying. A calm and focused presence at the bedside, with gentle voices, simple songs, and sincere kindness, can be soothing and reassuring to clients, family, and caregivers alike... See More

Visiting Nurse Association of Cape Cod
Dianne Kolb
Phone: 800-631-3900
Fax: 508-771-3707
Email Us
Visit our website

At the VNA of Cape Cod, our goal is to provide comprehensive home health and hospice services that enable individuals – from newborns to the elderly – to receive care in the privacy and comfort of their own homes... See More

Windemere Nursing and Rehabilitation Center
Phone: 508-696-6465
Fax: 508-696-8004
Visit our website

Windemere is a skilled nursing facility located on the campus of Martha’s Vineyard Hospital... See More

Off Island

CaringInfo / National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization
Phone: 800-658-8898
Email Us
Visit our website

CaringInfo, a program of the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization, provides free resources to help people make decisions about end-of-life care and services before a crisis... See More

Death Cafe
Visit our website

At a Death Cafe people, often strangers, gather to eat cake, drink tea and discuss death. Our objective is ‘to increase awareness of death with a view to helping people make the most of their (finite) lives’... See More

Funeral Consumers Alliance of Eastern Massachusetts
Phone: 617-859-7990
Visit our website

As a nonprofit organization dedicated to protecting a consumer’s right to choose a meaningful, dignified, affordable funeral, including directories for green burials and family-directed and home Funerals–the Funeral Consumers Alliance: Provides members with information about laws, practices and forms pertaining to death, burial, cremation, anatomical gifts and related subjects... See More

Medline Plus / End of Life Issues
Visit our website

Planning for the end of life can be difficult. But by deciding what end-of-life care best suits your needs when you are healthy, you can help those close to you make the right choices when the time comes... See More

Private Agency / Privatus Care Solutions
Bonnie Penfold
Phone: 508-534-1370
Email Us
Visit our website

Private Care Management company specializing in supporting lifestyle and personal preferences See More

The Conversation Project
Harriet Warshaw
Phone: 617-301-4868
Email Us
Visit our website

The Conversation Project is dedicated to helping people talk about their wishes for end-of-life care... See More